Crock Pot Baked Beans

I fired up the ‘ol crock pot on Easter Sunday and found a taste of summer in this tried and true recipe.  This is as simple as it gets – made even SIMPLER this year by baking the bacon in the oven. Crock Pot Baked Beans Ingredients: 5 cans butter beans (great northern work well, … Read more

Three Bean Slow Cooker Chili

Chili. Such a simple word. Turns out, it’s also one of the simplest things to make and can be super healthy as well, depending on what ingredients you use.  I found this recipe a few months ago and have continued to make it on a regular basis, once every month or so. The recipe makes … Read more

Slow Cooker Recipe: Crock Pot Applesauce

I first posted this crock pot applesauce recipe over on MC, but wanted to make sure I stuck it here, with the rest of my recipes.  This recipe is SO simple.  Lily Bean and I had fun together in the kitchen prepping our apples and throwing them all into our trusty crock pot. I tweaked … Read more

Slow Cooker Recipe: Crock Pot Spaghetti Sauce

Every year as summer winds down and fall, with its promise of chilly nights and orange-y leaves, edges closer, our garden decides to belch fifty trillion tomatoes.  This is the perfect time to make several batches of homemade spaghetti sauce.  It’s easy, it’s tasty, the ingredients are all natural and it fills the house with … Read more

Slow Cooker Lasagna

The other day I was in the mood for lasagna.  The last time I cooked a lasagna was about 4 years ago, so needless to say, I was a bit rusty. I put out the call on Facebook and, as always, ya didn’t let me down.  I was referred to this Slow Cooker Lasagna recipe … Read more