Cinnamon Spice Applesauce

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce

Slow cooked and sugar-free, this is the easiest applesauce ever!  Break out your crock pot and let’s get to it! Even if you’ve been making applesauce with white or brown sugar forever, I promise, you absolutely will not miss it in this applesauce.  The apples…

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

You know those days when you don’t want to turn on the oven or do any real cooking on the stove but you could really go for some good old-fashioned cheesy carb-loaded comfort food? I had one of those days last week and this mac…

Slow Cooked Vegan BBQ Sliders with Coleslaw

Slow Cooked Vegan BBQ Sliders with Coleslaw

At last, it feels like summer is on its way! We’re celebrating these early days of summer with one of our seasonal favorites – BBQ… And we’re doing it vegan style! Temperatures are hitting the 80s, I’m wearing shorts almost daily, and we’re on our…

Slow Cooked Black Beans and Rice

Slow Cooked Black Beans and Rice

My slow cooker quit on me over a year ago and I just never bothered to replace it. It was like the time our microwave gave out – it was convenient to have around but not necessary. Eventually I got used to it being gone…

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce (Slow Cooked and Sugar-Free)

Cinnamon Spice Applesauce (Slow Cooked and Sugar-Free)

Are you ready for the easiest applesauce you’ve ever made?  Break out the crock pot and let’s get to it! Let me just first say, even if you’ve been making applesauce with white or brown sugar forever, I promise, you absolutely will not miss it…

Slow Cooker Carne Guisada

Slow Cooker Carne Guisada

 We’ve had this easy Mexican stewed meat over rice and I’ve also served it taco-style in flour tortillas. It’s good both ways: 2 TBSP olive oil 1lb. beef stew meat 3 oz. tomato paste 1 1/4c beef broth 1/2c water 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp. Ancho…

Easy Barbeque Chicken Sandwiches

Easy Barbeque Chicken Sandwiches

Tonight’s menu consists of barbeque chicken sandwiches, grilled potato salad, and fried pickles with a side of spicy ranch dipping sauce. These sandwiches are so easy it’s almost embarrassing. All you need is a slow cooker and these five ingredients: 6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 12oz. bottle…