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

Pizza at Home Night

This isn’t really a recipe post. Nor is it a product review. It’s more of a “I-made-this. It-was-good.” post.  (Whatever that means.) The other night we made pizza.  This is already uncharted territory for me because I have our local pizza place on speed dial.  But I wanted to try the Bob’s Red Mill Gluten … 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 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