Tag Archives: crock pot

Holiday Leftover Recipe Roundup

You have a fridge full of leftovers.  If you are like me, you made extra food on purpose so there would be a fridge full of leftovers.  Don’t pass up the opportunity to make a batch of stock with your … Continue reading

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Crispy Baked Chicken Taquitos with Pinto Beans

This dish could be called Slow Cooker Chicken and Beans.  It started out that way, then sort of morphed into taquitos.  Spraying the taquitos with cooking spray and baking them gave them a nice crunchy texture without the added fat … Continue reading

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Ham and White Bean Soup

Wondering what to do with your leftover ham?  Here is an easy slow cooker soup that will be ready when you come home from work.  I love coming in to the house with something cooking in the slow cooker.  The … Continue reading

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Bourbon Braised Brisket

Say that three times fast!  This recipe is adapted from Bon Appetit.  The ingredient list is identical to theirs.  I changed the cooking method so that I could make this in the slow cooker.  The last step of glazing and … Continue reading

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Ham and White Bean Soup, Leftovers #5

So I still have leftover ham.  I’m not sure anyone really needs a recipe for ham and white bean soup, but I’m including it in the spirit of full disclosure.  This is what we ate tonight.  My mother-in-law was kind … Continue reading

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Pulled Pork Sandwiches

I guess I’m in a sandwich mood this week!  I used my own barbecue sauce for this dish, but of course bottled barbecue sauce will work just fine.  If I am buying it, I usually buy Sweet Baby Ray’s which … Continue reading

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White Bean and Sausage Soup

Soup is my favorite thing to cook.  There are so many variations and possibilities!  I love to experiment with new ingredients and making soup is a great way to do that.  Recently I have fallen in love with dried beans.  … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Chicken Tomato Stew

Slow Cooker Chicken Tomato Stew Another one for the slow cooker.  Toss everything in the pot in the morning.  When you get home from work all you have to do is cook some pasta and dinner is done.  There is … Continue reading

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Food Snob Slow Cooker Chili

Food Snob Slow Cooker Chili     How can the words “food snob” and “slow cooker” be in the same sentence you ask?  I love using a slow cooker, but it always makes me feel a little bit like I’m cheating.  This … Continue reading

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