Tag: slow cooker

Chimichurri Chicken and Rice Soup

This post may contain affiliate links  This is a little embarrassing to admit, especially as someone who runs a food website for a living, but I just might have been the last person on earth to discover chimichurri sauce.   But I did. Last Summer.   And now I am hooked.  I just […]

Pressure Cooker or Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Chili

This post may contain affiliate links  I have realized this past month or so that I like my coffee, tea and soups and chilis to be a hotter temperature than the average person.   I love waking up early and enjoying that perfect cup of hot coffee before my kiddos wake […]

Bloody Mary Pot Roast

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FlavorYourWorld #CollectiveBias I have found myself in the Christmas spirit unusually early this year.  I mean listening to Christmas carols before Halloween early.  And last weekend I finally realized why.   This was the first […]

pressure cooker tomato-free chili

this post may contain affiliate links  Once it starts to get cold outside my favorite activity becomes bumming around and eating bowls of chili.  I love all the soups, stews and chili of this time of year! Every year my husband and I plant a huge garden that consists of […]

Ginger Beer Pulled Pork

This post may contain affiliate links  Before I get into this recipe, I need to talk about a realization I had when I was talking to my sister-in-law last week while in Door County.  I was having a conversation with my brother’s wife, telling her how I thought my mother-in-law […]

30 Amazing Mashed Potato Recipes

In a few weeks, I am hosting Thanksgiving for about 25 people!  I love finding new ” Pinteresting” recipes every year!  Can I tell you a little secret?  I can actually take or leave the Thanksgiving turkey.   What I really love are the side dishes! Mashed Potatoes was always my […]

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 […]

Slow Cooker Pulled Beef Gyros

sauc s These Slow Cooker Beef Gyros are so good.  They’re so flavorful and tastes so good with homemade Greek Yogurt Tzatziki sauce.   I know I have mentioned before on this blog that I just love Greek food.  Growing up, I lived just minutes away from the Greek Isles […]