Crockpot Meals

Share0 Tweet0 Pin0 I polled my Facebook page the other day and asked my readers what recipes or dinner ideas they were most in need of. The overwhelming response was the easy peasy, no-think Crockpot meal. Trust me, I get it! We all want to throw a few ingredients into a pot, push a button,

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Salad

Black Bean and Corn Salad with Chipotle Dressing is one of my all-time favorite side dishes! I love this recipe because it is versatile enough to go with any main course, but proud enough to stand alone as a yummy salad or dip. You can also use the chipotle dressing as a meat marinade or

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Soups

It’s getting pretty cold over here in Tennessee, something this California girl is not used to! There has been a bit of an adjustment for me regarding the weather (they actually have seasons, haha!) but I kind of like it. It actually rains. The smell of blossoming dogwood trees in the spring is fresh and

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Appetizers

The holidays are so fun, especially since I have three little kids. I love seeing the joy in their eyes and the excitement in their faces as we partake in all our holiday traditions and festivities. They are definitely number one of my list. But a close second is all the amazing Thanksgiving and Christmas

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Crockpot Meals, Entrees, Pork Dishes

As I have said in many prior posts, the slow cooker is my best friend. My Crockpot’s name is Gerty and she’s a humble and kind old soul. (Please tell me that you also name your most beloved appliances?) She makes me look good. Gerty slaves for hours, cooks the meat tender and juicy every time,

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Crockpot Meals

Have you ever had White Chicken Chili? If not, stop everything you’re doing and save this recipe! This has to be one of my favorite soups of all time! And what’s even better is that it is made in the Crockpot and nearly effortless. Like, really. You just throw everything in the pot and go.

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Entrees

Have you ever opened the pantry and been dismayed at the lack of variety? Have you ever thought, “Are there any recipes I can make with a bottle of ketchup and a package of onion soup?” Or have you ever been on a tight budget that you need to stretch even longer than usual? Then

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Pasta

May has been a very busy month and we’re only half way through! We’ve had end-of-the-year parties, Mother’s Day, my son’s kindergarten graduation (how is this happening already?), baby showers, bridal showers, and a host of birthday parties. At some of these events I have needed to contribute a potluck type dish and wanted to

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