Tag: crock pot

Southwestern Beef Stew

After all three of my kids were born, I had friends bring me meals.  It is an amazing feeling to know people care about you when your family is in need.  In turn, I really love making meals for families in need.  It is a great feeling, especially since cooking […]

 

Minestrone Chili

Here in Iowa, this fall has been warm.   I have been in the mood to make some chili or a big pot of soup for weeks.  So, when it finally seemed cool enough to make some,  I couldn’t decide what to make.   And then Minestrone Chili was born. I have […]

 

Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata

This post contains affiliate links  During this busy season of life, making food in my slow cooker or my Instant pot can be a godsend for my sanity.  I love making my favorite meals in them, and they usually turn out just as good as the original. Some of my […]

 

Slow Cooker Dijon Cream Iowa Chops

This post contains affiliate links.  The Iowa Pork Producers provided me with free pork vouchers that I used in this recipe.  All opinions are my own.  I send my Iowa-born husband to the store with a shopping list. On that list: Milk Bread Spinach Bananas Wine (  I have three […]