"The Lid Pocket may be one of the most ingenious inventions of the 21st century for the kitchen."
- Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Slow Cooker/Crock Pot — Corn on the Cob

IMG_1482    Slow Cooker/Crock Pot — Corn on the Cob Simple and fun dish to make with the children.   Always a family favorite! Ingredients: 6 to 8 ears of corn (cleaned/peeled) Melted butter – enough to cover corn to taste Salt and pepper, to taste Do This: -For each corn on the cob, lay a […]

Picnic-Perfect Baked Beans — Crock Pot – Slow Cooker Recipe

IMG_1489  Picnic-Perfect Baked Beans — Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe Ingredients: 1 pound navy beans 5 cups water 5 or 6 pieces of bacon, diced 1 Cup tomato juice 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/4 cup ketchup 1/4 cup molasses 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 1 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. black pepper 1 […]

Summer is here! Crock Pot/Slow Cooker BAKED Potatoes/SWEET Potatoes Recipe!

IMG_0682 - Version 2Summer is here!  Crock Pot/Slow Cooker BAKED Potatoes/SWEET Potatoes Recipe! Don’t heat up your whole house with the oven – use your slow cooker/crock pot! Ingredients:  -       4 – 6 potatoes (washed and scrubbed) -       Olive Oil -       Salt and Pepper     Do This:  -       Prick potatoes with a fork 6-8 times (you don’t […]

Memorial Day Spicy Pulled Pork– Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe!

IMG_1248Memorial Day  Spicy Pulled Pork! Thanks to all the men and women who have served, sacrificed and died for our country and our liberties.  We celebrate you this weekend.   The Ingredients: -4-6 pounds boneless pork shoulder or butt -1-2 tablespoons brown sugar -
1 teaspoon cumin -
1 teaspoon garlic powder -1 teaspoon onion powder -
1 […]

Crock Pot Whole Grain Mac and Cheese Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe

IMG_1207          Crock Pot Whole Grain Macaroni and CHEESE Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe Ingredients: –1/2 pound (8 ounces) uncooked Whole Grain Elbow (Barilla brand is good) –4 cups of Milk (We used whole milk*) –1 Egg –4 cups Shredded Cheese (all cheddar or a mix of cheeses!) –1/2 t Kosher Salt (or […]

Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Caribbean Jerk Chicken Recipe

IMG_0753      Only THREE ingredients — You got this! Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Caribbean Jerk Chicken Recipe (with tropical salsa!) Good food doesn’t have to be complicated!  Influenced by life in the Caribbean, this colorful dish will please even the most discriminating taste buds. Bring a little of the tropics to dinner tonight!   Enjoy! Ingredients:  […]

Apple Cinnamon Steel-Cut Oatmeal — Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Recipe

IMG_0725        Apple Cinnamon Steel-Cut Oatmeal — Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Recipe     Steel-cut oats can be made on the stove in about 30-40 minutes; however, that doesn’t always turn out well for us!  They are so easy to make in the slow cooker.  They are great for breakfast and even a light […]

Creole Turkey Breast — Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Recipe

IMG_0765          Creole Turkey Breast — Crock Pot/Slow Cooker Recipe.   Not everyone likes ham — make another meat for Easter Sunday Dinner!  This recipe is so very easy, yet the meat is so very tasty and so very juicy.  Your family will appreciate it — they may even help you with […]

Crock Pot/Slow Cooker — Colorful Peppers and Mushrooms Recipe

IMG_0707      Slow Cooker/Crock Pot — Colorful Peppers and Mushrooms   So simple, yet delicious, colorful and healthy.  Good eating doesn’t have to be complicated! Ingredients: 3-4 bell peppers – various colors –cut as desired 2 cups fresh mushrooms sliced Kosher salt (or any salt you have on hand) Pepper Olive oil (enough to […]