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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Crock Pot Butternut Squash Soup

Hello out there! Now that I’ve emerged from my House of Cards Season 2 binge, I’ve got another really good recipe for you this evening. I adapted this one from a Betty Crocker recipe for a dutch oven. I wasn’t sure how it’d go, but it turned out really well! …

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Chicken and Vegetables

Hello out there! Happy Presidents Day! I trust you’ve been watching West Wing or House of Cards in honor of this fine government holiday. I got super addicted to House of Cards a couple of weeks ago and watched it all in 2 or 3 goes. I could not stop. …

Crock Pot Broccoli and Beef

Hey everyone! Happy February! I’ve been busy hibernating so far this month. How about you all? I gave up booze for the month and it’s been really a lot more difficult than anticipated. It doesn’t help that we are provided with free beer at work on Fridays. I look forward …

Crock Pot Pulled Pork with Honey Mustard Sauce

  Howdy everyone! Sorry, it’s been so long since my last post. I got busy doing some guest posts which are coming soon to a couple of health blogs. I’ll share the details once they are live. Anyway, tonight I’m going to share a new recipe that turned out very …

Crock Pot Thai Chicken Curry Soup

Hello everyone, HAPPY NEW YEAR! Sorry for such a long gap in posts, but I got busy eating my weight in sweets. Well, at least that’s what it felt like. I’m back to work now though and back to cooking large batches of food to take for lunch and heat …