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)
When I got home from co-op today, these were waiting for me in a lovely box from amazon.com. Because I enjoyed them so much, and because I had to send back the ones I borrowed, and because they were nearly 50% off! For the whole set! How could I resist a deal like that?!? Also … Continue reading Oh, happy day!
I have to tell you, if it were not for my crockpot, I don't think we would be eating home-cooked meals as often as we do. Well, maybe that's not true, but I would definitely be more grumpy because I truly despise having to cook after a long day, especially knowing that I have hours … Continue reading Crockpot Meatloaf & Potatoes
I have no idea why I am not in bed right now, because I should be! But I am buzzing with excitement, and some evening caffeine, and I have a jones to blog. Maybe I am playing catch up from the holidays. 🙂 Here is a little peek at what's on the menu at Chez … Continue reading What’s cookin’?