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 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 …

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 Pumpkin Oatmeal

Hello out there! Happy fall! The fall colors have peaked in La Crosse and it’s been super fun admiring the trees around town. It’s also been wonderful cooking with fall vegetables. Being true to my white, middle class roots, I love pumpkin everything. While John Oliver has many compelling points …

Crock Pot Banana Bread

Crock Pot bread?? Yeah, that’s right. I’ve been meaning to do a baking test in the Crock Pot and last Saturday night I was exhausted and ravenous from running a 10 mile race. What better time to bake, right? I gave this a shot and I managed to get it …

Crock Pot French Toast Bites

Last weekend, one of my friends decided to host a pot luck brunch party. I love this idea and think I should do it more. I love going out to brunch in Chicago (there are so many places to try), but it can be really expensive and time consuming when …

Crock Pot Chocolate Oatmeal

Wait, chocolate for breakfast!? Yes, that’s right. No catch. I got this recipe from Skinny Ms,  so it’s not even unhealthy! This is very easy to make right before you go to bed and it’s ready to go when you wake up. Ingredients: 1 cup steel-cut oats 4 cups water …