Category Archives: slow cooking

Apple Butter

On Friday, I told you I’d have a use for all these apples. And I did! Apple butter. Well, at least some of them – 18 of the 56. We’ve been eating them, but there are still plenty left! I … Continue reading

Posted in apples, slow cooking | Leave a comment

Autumn Soup

I’ve been working my way through The $7 A Meal Slow Cooker Cookbook (you can check it out here) and like any cookbook, there have been definite hits and misses. Andrew and I both love slow cooker meals – the … Continue reading

Posted in fall, read, slow cooking, soup, squash | Leave a comment

Italian Drip Beef

My friend Adriana passed around this recipe a few months ago after seeing it on The Pioneer Woman’s website, and I saved it because it got rave reviews from everyone who tried it.  I altered her original recipe a bit … Continue reading

Posted in beef, slow cooking | Leave a comment

Lamb Stew

I love making soups, but Andrew and I were getting tired of all my old standbys.  I hit Google, and before I knew it, decided to make lamb stew.  From there, I decided to seek out a recipe that let … Continue reading

Posted in lamb, potatoes, slow cooking, spinach | 2 Comments

Fish Chowder

It took me a while to find a soup that was “different” enough to get me out of my current soup rut, yet still make both Andrew and I happy.  While I was searching around on the Crockpot Lady’s blog, … Continue reading

Posted in corn, potatoes, seafood, slow cooking, soup | 2 Comments

Chicken with Lemony Egg Noodles and Peas

 I have become a fan of MSN’s food website – it’s called “”, and there are tons of recipes that are easy to search and easy to make.  Each recipe includes nutritional information, reviews, and when available, other versions of … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, chicken, lemon, pasta, slow cooking | Leave a comment

Buffalo Chicken Lasagne

I have made several of the recipes on the blog “A Year of Slow Cooking”, and have even tried a “buffalo” recipe from that website. I often tweak the recipes, and they always come out delicious, so I’m always game … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, chicken, mozzarella, pasta, peppers, slow cooking | 1 Comment