Tag Archive: slow cooker

Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup


I feel kind of silly writing about soup when the temperatures are going to be in the 80s for a few days this week. Just a few days ago, however, it felt like winter. And, if the last few months are any indication of the weather patterns we will have this spring, I’m guessing that there…

Slow Cooker Carnitas


Two of the most popular recipes I have ever posted are my Shredded Beef Tacos and my Easy Slow Cooker Shredded Beef. Are you noticing a theme? They are similar recipes, and I have to admit that they are some of my favorites, too. They are easy to prepare, and the results are simply fabulous….

Slow Cooker Tortellini Soup


In the last week or two, I’ve been taking advantage of my slow cooker quite a bit. The cooler weather has been a welcome change.  Suddenly soups and other slow cooked meals are sounding much more appealing to me. It also helps that a little bit of effort in the morning (when I actually have some…

Friday Favorites – Episode 134


Since it’s Memorial Day weekend, I thought I’d share some festive recipes for this week’s Friday Favorites.  Apparently my mind is stuck on sweets, though.  So, if you’re looking for dessert ideas for your Memorial Day picnic, look no further. I think you’ll love these recipes!

Friday Favorites – Episode 131


Over the past few months, it’s been a lot of fun having some friends step in to share their Friday Favorites. I’ve enjoyed discovering new sites and learning a bit more about some of my blogging friends… And, I’m grateful to everyone who took the time to write a Friday Favorites guest post! This week,…

Friday Favorites – Simple Bites Edition (Episode 130)


You may have noticed that I’ve dropped the ball on Friday Favorites for the last few weeks…  I have been pretty busy and it just slipped my mind.  Imagine that! But, this week, I am happy to say that the Friday Favorites are back with a fresh set of picks from the lovely Aimée from…

Easy Slow Cooker Shredded Beef


Shredded beef is a favorite in my household.  My husband loves to eat it (and, I admit I am a fan, too)… But, I especially love how easy it is to make. And, it’s pretty versatile, too! I know I’ve shared recipes for shredded beef here in the past, so you may be wondering why…

Slow Cooker Ham and Bean Soup


I find that, because I have a food blog, everyone assumes that I’m always in the mood to cook.  They think that it’s all chef-y food, all the time. I wish that was the truth… But, unfortunately, I tend to go through kitchen mood swings. Lately, I’ve been craving some simplicity. When it has come…

Spiced Honey Apple Butter


Love to give homemade gifts, but don’t have time for a lot of last-minute baking? Well, that’s where canning can come in really handy! Over the past few years, I’ve started doing a lot of canning and preserving throughout the summer. One reason is that I love to save the best of each season to…

Friday Favorites – Episode 107


Can you believe October is right around the corner? I’m not entirely sure where September went, but I am ready for October. It happens to be my favorite month of the year (and not just because I have a birthday in October)! All of my favorite foods are readily available (like apples and pumpkins), and it is…