Slow Cooker Easy French Dip Sandwiches

Made this for dinner last night, one of the freezer meals that I put together.  It was delicious!  It comes from “Six Sisters’ Stuff”. 2 – 3 pounds roast, either pork or beef (I used pork this time) 2 (14 1/2 oz each) cans beef consomme (located in soup aisle) 6 – 8 buns of … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Kung Pao Chicken

Last week I spent about an hour and half putting together 14 freezer meals, 7 for us and 7 for Courtney and Jaren.  I found this great post on the “Six Sisters’ Stuff” website called “10 Five Minute Freezer Meals” so I decided to give it a whirl.  I made 7 of them, two required … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Chicken Gyro Boats

Here are the oh so delicious chicken gyros from our Greek themed dinner with friends.  They were surprisingly easy and the Tzatziki sauce is to die for!  It’s a Betty Crocker recipe. chicken 2 pounds skinless boneless chicken breasts or thighs 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped, grated or pressed 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Beef Barbecue Sandwiches

I am no longer working with the girls at church (BOO!!) but Bob is now working with the boys and this week they had a big event for the boys and Bob asked if I would make some shredded beef for sandwiches and some treats too which will show up soon on here as well.  … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

Here is the main event from our Cinco de Mayo feast and it was yummy.  I made the tortilla bowls with those Costco uncooked tortillas that are so yummy and these taco shell makers which worked surprisingly well!  I got them at Gordmans for cheap, less than $10, just make sure that you poke the … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Black Bean and Corn Salsa Chicken

This could not have been any easier or tastier!  It’s a Six Sisters’ Stuff recipe and offers so much variety in serving – on tortillas, over rice, over chips with extra cheese for nachos, or just in a bowl all by itself.  YUM! 2 cans black beans, rinsed and drained 2 cans corn, drained 1 … Continue reading

White Bean, Potato and Ham Soup

There’s a lot of ham left over from Easter and Bob has been sick with what turned out to be bronchitis so I decided to put some soup together for him.  A lot of the recipes I looked at for ham and potato soup had a cream base and I wanted to avoid those calories … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken

YUM!  Made this for dinner last week and it was scrumptious!  The recipe comes from “Six Sisters’ Stuff” and was very easy to throw into the crock pot.  I should have doubled the recipe though as it was gone pretty quickly. 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs salt and pepper 1 cup honey 1/2 … Continue reading

The Best Crockpot Beef Stew

Bob made some steak for dinner on Sunday and it was really tough so he was getting ready to toss it but I told him to save it and I would make some stew out of it and it would probably soften up after being in a crock pot all day and it did!  This … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Chocolate Lava Cake

The blog has been quiet for the past couple of weeks and not because I’ve been working but because I fell down the stairs like a complete idiot and hurt my ankle, not broken but sprained and torn ligaments and it feels like it’s taking forever to heal although it’s only been 2 weeks and … Continue reading