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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 […]

Slow Cooker/Crock Pot – One Pot Pot Roast and Veggies

IMG_1209    Slow Cooker/Crock Pot – One Pot Pot Roast and Veggies   Ingredients:   -       3-4 pounds Beef Roast -       1 package Dry Onion Soup -       1 cup Beef Stock (or broth) -       4 medium Potatoes unpeeled (wedged or cubed) -       4 medium Carrots unpeeled (cut into thin spears)   Do this:   -       […]

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 […]

Easy Everyday Vegetable Soup – Slow Cooker/Crock Pot

IMG_1168    Easy Everyday Vegetable Soup – Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Soup is a great way to add vegetables to your diet.  Make at least one pot of soup every week! Add color to each meal.  Go green! and red, orange and beyond!  It does the body good.   Ingredients: 3 cups water 1 (14.5 ounce) […]

Brown Rice Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe

photo-14Brown Rice Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe Have you made rice lately?  Sometimes it is hard to get it right; however, making it in the slow cooker/crock pot is simple and the results are perfection. Brown rice adds a nice nutty taste to your meal.  Move over white rice.  Brown is here to stay.   Ingredients: […]

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:  […]

Salmon with Cilantro & Lime! Slow Cooker/Crock Pot recipes

IMG_0833          Salmon with Cilantro & Lime!  Slow Cooker/Crock Pot recipes What a marvelous blend of flavors!  Cilantro and Lime — totally fantastic combination! This blend makes adding more fish to your diet so easy and inviting.  Salmon tastes great and is filled with minerals, vitamins, healthy fats, protein, and it adds […]

Artichokes Made Simple– Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe

IMG_0843      Beautiful Artichokes – Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Recipe Made Simple. Entertaining this weekend?  Artichokes are an interesting and fun side dish to make for your guests.  The presentation is beautiful and original.  Your guests will be impressed and appreciate the special treatment.   You will appreciate the simplicity. Ingredients -       4 medium-sized Artichokes -       […]

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 […]