A bowl of soothing, steaming soup could be the perfect comfort food—but personally, I get the most comfort when they’re frozen solid and neatly arranged in my freezer. (Anyone else inventory their freezer meals for stress relief? No? OK, never mind…) Seriously, there’s something about the knowledge that no matter what life throws at me (sick kiddos, late nights at work, whatever), I can pull a batch of my favorite soup out of the freezer, toss that sucker in the microwave and nobody goes hungry. Nothing beats that peace of mind.
We’ve all been there: You’ve got a million tasks to tackle and errands to run all before it’s time for dinner. Everyone will be gathering around the table with expectant eyes and bellies, so you don’t want to disappoint them. How do you even find time to cook with everything else going on in your life? The answer is simple: You do (almost) nothing.
The New Year means a new focus on important goals like eating better. A great way to start on this road is to make well-portioned meals, like these Slow-Cooker Mini Chicken Pot Pies Recipe. Chicken pot pies are a perennial favorite, especially during the winter. Continue reading
Holiday season is over and it’s time to start the year off on a good note. It also means school is starting again and busy families are looking for slow cooker recipes. Continue reading
Fall is when I break out the slow-cooker recipes and make delicious dishes that are perfect for shorter days and chillier nights. One of our favorites is Cheesy Slow-Cooker Chili made with ground beef, flavorful onions and savory beans, then topped with cheese. It tastes incredible and warms us up at the end of the day. Continue reading
Fall is here, and I have soup and chili on my mind. Everyone is getting back into the swing of things with busy routines, homework and after-school activities. Your slow cooker and easy meals like chili should be at the top of your list and will make your life so much easier. Continue reading
Today I’m pulling out the citronella candles, lawn games, paper plates, bug spray and…my slow cooker! Along with the fireworks, this weekend is full of potlucks and cookouts and potluck cookouts—it’s all been so much simpler since I discovered the secret of the summer slow-cooker recipe. Continue reading