Tag Archives: Slow Cooker

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Soup

What’s wrong with this picture? Nothing technical this time – and I admit it is a bit subtle to the casual observer – but something is definitely missing. To understand I need to back up a step… The weather has turned cooler and it seemed a good time to make a nice pot of soup. […]

School’s Out for Summer

Today was the last day of school for Anthony. Since they only had a half day today – and with his school’s schedule that means that got out at 10:45 – Kath suggested I do an end of year bunch.  Nice of her huh? Actually I enjoyed putting this together, and having some of Anthony’s […]

Slow Cooker Chocolate Cake

I was intrigued when I stumbled upon a recipe for chocolate cake made in the crock pot.  I had used my crock pot to make rice pudding once, but other than that it had only been put to use with for things like chili, stew, soup, etc.  Cake seemed like a challenge to me….now was […]

Pulled Pork Wraps

I’ve made crock-pot pulled pork a few different times, seemingly each with a slightly different variation.  My most recent iteration* involved pouring a beer into the crock-pot along with some barbeque sauce, an onion … and of course the pork.  The beer was the different twist for me.  I have used root beer in the […]

Sweet Tooth

I love all things sweet – cookies, cake, ice cream, pie, chocolate-frosted donuts (but don’t tell my wife the last one).  Because of this we try not to have too many sweets around the house or I will just wolf them down. Recently my sister and brother-in-law were visiting and I wanted some dessert.  I […]