Crockpot Paneer Makhani

Date posted: January 28, 2015

Crockpot Paneer MakhaniI first made this dish last fall on the stove-top but quickly decided it should be one that needed to adapted for the slow cooker.  In this house we pretty much adore (inhale?) foods that can be served over rice.  So any of those kinds of foods that can be made in the slow cooker quickly become MY favorites because I can start dinner in the morning along with programming the rice cooker and my job is done before breakfast.

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Crockpot BBQ Pulled Chicken

Date posted: January 26, 2015

Crockpot BBQ Pulled Chicken

Remember that homemade BBQ sauce we made the other day?  Now we are gonna make stuff with it!  Let’s start off super simple with this pulled chicken.  I know it’s really too easy to call it a recipe except that I want to call to your attention how much better it will be when you […]

Crockpot Taco Soup

Date posted: January 23, 2015

Crockpot Taco Soup

I know I’ve already shared a soup recipe with you this week but I was too excited about this one to hold on to it any longer.  I do love my soups this time of year.  For one thing they are the perfect warm you to your soul food on these endlessly cold days.  For […]

Crockpot Jalapeno Peach BBQ Sauce

Date posted: January 21, 2015

Crockpot Jalapeno Peach BBQ Sauce

Just think about how impressed everyone will be when you say that you make your own BBQ sauce!  It’s really pretty simple and perfectly suited to be made in the slow cooker.  All the spices and tomatoes and sugars simmer all day to create the most amazing thick and rich sauce that gets even better […]

Crockpot Skinny Potato Soup

Date posted: January 19, 2015

Crockpot Skinny Potato Soup

Who says eating lighter/healthier has to be boring?  Of course we all like to indulge from time to time.  Take this version of potato soup for instance.  But you know what?  This skinny version is just as delicious and you don’t even have to feel guilty about eating it!  Huge tender chunks of potato in […]

Crockpot Jerk Chicken

Date posted: January 15, 2015

Crockpot Jerk Chicken

I did it!  Even though the temperatures have been in the super freezing range, I have been dragging myself out of bed at an insanely early hour and out into the cold to go to the gym.  Four days in a row I might add.  Helps to have a great friend waiting there to meet […]

Crockpot Chicken Tomato and White Bean Soup

Date posted: January 13, 2015

Crockpot Chicken Tomato and White Bean Soup

Remind me again why I choose to live in the freezing cold Midwest?  I do love it here but I could do without the wind chills right about now and I could especially do without the pipes that keep freezing in my bathroom.  In order to cope I have become a soup making machine.  Lots […]

Easy Entertaining: Guacamole Three Ways

Date posted: December 31, 2014

Easy Entertaining:  Guacamole Three Ways

So hard to believe another year is coming to an end.  Was 2014 everything you hoped it would be?  What are your hopes and dreams for 2015?  I don’t really set resolutions for the new year since I typically just start on new resolutions when I think of them.  No time like the present, and […]