Crock Pot Vegetarian Enchilada Bake with Quinoa

Crock Pot Vegetarian Enchilada Bake with Quinoa
Hello friends! My goal again this year is to get one new post up a month and so far so good (barely). If you are looking for a gourmet dinner, this is not it. This is quite good though, I assure you. And it’s slightly better for you than traditional enchiladas because it’s made with ...

Crock Pot Vegetarian Minestrone

Crock Pot Vegetarian Minestrone
Hello out there! Happy last day of 2015! I’ve got a delicious recipe for you to start 2016 on the right foot! It’s packed full of veggies and beans, so good for you too. M’s mom makes this soup for the holidays and it’s the best damn vegetarian minestrone recipe in the world. So, enjoy! ...

Crock Pot Curried Butternut Squash Soup 1

Crock Pot Curried Butternut Squash Soup
Hello out there! I’m back! Sorry about the hiatus and that the blog was offline for a few weeks. I had some difficulties with my hosting company, which can be summed up best by me just saying I’m an idiot. But, I have a new hosting company now – a local one, in fact – ...

Crock Pot Blueberry and Pluot (Plumcot) Crisp

Crock Pot Blueberry and Pluot (Plumcot) Crisp
Hello out there! I’m baaaack! We had a fantastic two weeks in Ireland. It was gorgeous and I wish we could have stayed forever. Super glad we drove – we covered a good portion of the entire country including Northern Ireland. Food was way better than anticipated – from smoked salmon benedict to pies (pot ...

Crock Pot Egg Bake

Crock Pot Egg Bake
Hello out there! Hope you all had a great weekend! For Father’s Day, I decided to try out a new brunch recipe for my Dad. I did a ton of research on Crock Pot egg bakes and concluded the majority of them used way too many eggs. I still used quite a few, but way ...

Crock Pot Peanut Satay 3

Crock Pot Peanut Satay
Hello out there! Happy last weekend of May! I feel like this Spring has flown by. Our vegetables are starting to sprout in our raised bed, so that is very exciting! Soonish, we’ll be able to cook from our home grown veggies. For this former city girl, it’s a first for me. Last night, we ...

The Best Food Movies on Netflix Right Now 2

The Best Food Movies on Netflix Right Now
Hello out there! M and I have spent a lot of time with Netflix lately, and we’ve watched some really interesting food movies/shows/documentaries lately, so I thought I’d share. Here are our picks for the best food-related flicks on Netflix right now. Chef’s Table (2015) This Netflix original series of six short documentaries showed up ...

Crock Pot Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

Crock Pot Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal
Hello out there! Although it’s nearly summer, we had a couple of cold fronts come through recently prompting me to try one more oatmeal before fall. For the past couple months, I have had continual cravings for apple things. It was starting to get a little ridiculous. Craving symptoms: I went to the farmers market ...

Crock Pot French Onion Soup – Irish Style!

Crock Pot French Onion Soup - Irish Style!
Hello out there! Where did March go already? I’ve been busy being obsessed with my summer trip to Ireland with M! It’s a little ridiculous – we’ve got 3 books and I’ve gone a little nuts on planning. It’s the best part of travel, IMO. We’ve also made our way through all of Rick Steve’s ...

Crock Pot Vegetarian Meatloaf with Ketchup Glaze

Crock Pot Vegetarian Meatloaf with Ketchup Glaze
Hello out there! Happy February! I’m on track for my one new recipe per month goal of 2015 — woo hoo! This new recipe I have for you today is one of my new favorites. Although M and I no longer eat meat, we are both Midwesterners who have traditionally enjoyed a good meatloaf. I ...