Slow Cooker Savory Andouille French Toast

Some mornings deserve a show stopping breakfast.  Some evenings deserve a show stopping dinner. Look no further than this Slow Cooker Savory Andouille French Toast to fit the bill for both. I love having what is traditionally breakfast for dinner. There is nothing better than a stack of pancakes with maple syrup or fried eggs […]

Arroz Salad with Carnitas and Salsa Verde Vinaigrette

  Do you know someone who does everything from scratch, never using any kind of pre-packaged food item or ingredient?  Well, that is so not me! I do not care if I am a trained chef, there are just times when I either; Have no time. Have to get my kid somewhere across town in […]

Slow Cooker Thai Green Curry

This is a big bowl of comfort. There are few things better than a stew of some sort, dense with vegetables and meat, warming you from the inside out. Although stews are considered winter fare, I enjoy them year round. Especially when made in the slow cooker, because it does not make my kitchen hot […]

Black Eyed Pea Salad with Orzo

  Black Eyed Peas. Not the band, although if you Google that term the first links that come  up are about Fergie and the boys. That’s OK, I like their sound. The black eyed peas I am writing about are the legumes found in almost every culture in the world. Here in America, black eyed peas were […]

Slow Cooker Chicken and Artichokes

    I will make my confession now. . . I didn’t take a picture of the finished dish. The picture above is a raw chicken and raw artichokes in a slow cooker, taken with my iphone.  So technically it is Slow Cooker Chicken and Artichokes, just not cooked chicken and artichokes. There are many […]