While pumpkin spice is certainly all the rage, we like actual pumpkin, too! The real thing cannot be beat in our opinion, especially when its tastiness is concentrated into our Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter. Since the temperatures in Maine have finally begun to dip, we thought it was about time to share our Slow Cooker […]
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Having the right staples on hand always makes dinnertime easier. Here are a few ideas…
Need a lot of hard-cooked eggs for coloring? Let your slow cooker “boil” them while you sleep…
Savory, cheesy and packed with spinach, this crustless, slow cooker quiche makes a tasty lunch, brunch dish or light supper entree.
Corned Beef and Cabbage has been a cherished family dinner as long as I can remember. My Irish grandmother made it for St. Patrick’s Day Dinner and through the years the tradition continued as a birthday dinner for my brother. My husband would happily eat corned beef twice a week if I cooked it. I […]
Cozy, comforting potatoes and ham in the slow cooker—perfect on chilly day (or really any day)
Blizzards, winter storms, gale warnings…February has given us a wallop of winter weather and with that a whole lot of soup. Unlike a summer minestrone that is made with a variety of garden vegetables including juicy, red tomatoes, our winter minestrone uses canned tomatoes and adds potatoes instead of pasta—not only to keep it gluten-free, […]
Here in Maine we are digging out of a giant snowstorm/blizzard (and yes, expecting some more snow in the next day or so…sigh). All the effort of clearing the snow off our cars and driveways, porches, decks and walkways deserves a reward. A warm bowl of Slow Cooker Kielbasa and Cabbage is appropriate necessary. It’s […]
No matter what you choose to make for Valentine’s dinner, finishing the meal with a swoon-inducing dessert like this rich and silky Dark Chocolate Fondue for Two certainly helps set the tone for a romantic evening. There’s something seductive about chocolate fondue, don’t you think? Maybe it’s the luscious, smooth texture of the melted chocolate, […]
Beef, Bean and Bacon stew is perfect for a busy workday because it can withstand a long cook time…get it going early and come home to dinner.