I love oatmeal and I love my crock pot, as you all know. So when I can combine things I love, it makes me *really* happy! This recipe is easy and tasty. You can swap out the fruit for other kinds you enjoy. My family likes apple, raisin, craisin, blueberry, etc. You will … Continue reading Overnight Peach Oatmeal (THM E)
Do you remember two weeks ago when I posted the Layered Crock Pot Balsamic Chicken? In that post I mentioned that I would be using the carrots and celery, and reserving some of the chicken, for soup. Well, here is the post about that soup! It's an incredibly easy lentil soup that was inspired by … Continue reading Easy Crockpot Lentil Soup (THM E)
So, most of you found me when my meatloaf and potatoes post went viral on Facebook. The thing is, that post is more than four years old now, and I have been on a serious journey to lose weight (49 lbs so far!) and clean up our eating. I don't even make my meatloaf in … Continue reading Healthy Crockpot Meatloaf and Fauxtatoes (THM S)
I love layered dinners in my crockpot. They are easy, versatile, and satisfy my pickier eaters who prefer their food not to be mixed together like a stew. The variations are endless. The best meats for this are generally fattier - chicken thighs, cheap steaks/cuts of beef, etc. I happened to use chicken breast for … Continue reading Layered Crock Pot Balsamic Chicken (THM E)
In our homeschool this week…we are adjusting to life with screens again, but we have been so busy that we haven't used them much. Other than me, for blogging purposes...mostly. It has been getting hot, too, which makes me a little grumpier than usual. Poor kiddos! The lovely spring weather is almost gone in Vegas … Continue reading The HSMJ – Spring is Almost Gone!
I think I can say with some certainty, that the flu has made it's way out of this house! I ended up being really, really sick last weekend as well, and I am so over it! Monday was the first day everyone in the house was without a fever in two weeks! My husband and … Continue reading Tidbits and catching up!