Freezer cooking · Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Refried Beans

I always try to straighten the freezer while putting groceries away after each shopping trip. Doing so, keeps it from becoming a monumental job once or twice a year. Last week, I discovered that I didn't have any more packages of cooked pintos beans. That meant it was time to break out the slow cooker. I… Continue reading Slow Cooker Refried Beans

Slow Cooking

Slow Cooker Beef Fajitas

Mexican food is one of our favorite cuisines for easy and flavorful meals. Making it in slow cooker is even better! Add in the fact that you can change up the flavor even more by interchanging beef, chicken or pork, it's a win-win situation. There are only 4 ingredients for this delicious recipe and I… Continue reading Slow Cooker Beef Fajitas

Slow Cooking · Sweets & Treats

Slow Cooker Easy Homemade Caramel Sauce

I "discovered" homemade caramel sauce on Pinterest a couple of years ago and it's been on my list of things that I wanted to make ever since.  Not because we love caramel sauce so much, because I haven't even bought ready-made caramel topping in the last couple of years.  I just found it fascinating that… Continue reading Slow Cooker Easy Homemade Caramel Sauce

Slow Cooking · Soup

How to Make the Best Potato Soup with this Secret Ingredient!

You just can't beat a good old slow cooker soup!  It's so easy to throw together and needs no fussing over while it cooks. It took me all of 5 minutes to get the slow cooker going, then I had the afternoon free to do other things. I love not having to peel and cut… Continue reading How to Make the Best Potato Soup with this Secret Ingredient!