Slow-Cooker Beef Vegetable-Barley Soup

Slow-Cooker Beefy Vegetable-Barley Soup

Come home to a bowl of steaming, delicious soup. A few minutes of prep is all that’s needed for this slow cooker meal.   Ingredients 1 1/2 lb beef stew meat 1/2 cup frozen chopped onion (from 12-oz bag), thawed 1/2 cup uncooked medium barley 3 1/2 cups beef flavored broth (from 32-oz carton) 1 […]

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Slow Cooker Cumin Chicken with Cilantro Lime Rice

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  Everyone loves an easy and inexpensive slow cooker meal and this one doesn’t disappoint. This is an easy weeknight meal with tons of flavor! The rice adds a nice kick of citrus to the dish. I could eat a bowl of the rice all on its own. Try this instead on taco night! You […]

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Slow Cooker Beef and Cabbage Soup

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  This has become my favorite crock pot soup. It is rich and hearty while being healthy. You will love the complex flavor of this soup and it is even better the next day!   Sarah is the  mother of two angels, Garrett(3) and Isabelle(4), and wife to Michael. She spends her time between my […]

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Slow Cooker Chicken Sausage Ragu Recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Sausage Ragu

I love a good slow cooker recipe, but I get tired of the standard chicken and soup. This flavorful ragu is delicious and different. This dish is good served over a variety of pastas or over some mashed cauliflower for a low carb option. You can use any kind of sausage you want. I just […]

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Slower Cooker Apple Cinnamon Steel Cut Oatmeal

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A week ago, I asked for some recipe ideas for apples. Reader Kristen sent me her slow cooker Apple Cinnamon Steel Cut Oatmeal. I decided to try it this weekend. I made it on Friday night before I went to bed and it was waiting for us on Saturday morning. The ingredients were quite simple! […]

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Easy Crock Pot Beef Stew Recipe

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Crock Pot Beef Stew Recipe I love this time of year. The weather has just begun to change here, and temperatures are dipping into the low 40′s at night. The trees are changing colors and the air has a fresh, crisp coolness to it. It is the perfect season for cooking comfort food. As the […]

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Slow Cooker Mac & Cheese Recipe

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Slow Cooker Mac & Cheese Recipe I really love cooking with my slow cooker. When the weather gets warm, I prefer to use it so that I don’t heat up the entire house. I have tried just about everything in the crockpot. A few years ago, someone mentioned making mac and cheese in it. I […]

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Recipe: Slow Cooked Flank Steak

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As many of you already know, I love to use my slow cooker. I love when I can find a recipe that is easy, quick and well, cheaper than most steaks. Flank steak is a relatively inexpensive cut of meat for the quality. If you cook it right, it can be amazingly tender and juicy. […]

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Recipe: Salsa Chicken Wraps

So I love to find recipes and make my own little twist on them.  My favorite source of recipes is All You Magazine. I don’t ever really follow recipes, but I love to get inspiration from these recipes.  This was so incredibly easy to make and tasted delish.  This one came from SparkPeople’s Chef Meg […]

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