Caregiving from my kitchen

Main Dish

Mostly Mindless Slow Cooker Pasta Sauce

Mostly Mindless Slow Cooker Pasta Sauce

The easiest way I’ve ever cooked pasta sauce in a crockpot turns out to be the most flavorful. Our elderly parents love it, and eat it with no problem!

Curried Chicken Salad

Curried Chicken Salad

Our elderly parents enjoy this spicy sweet curried chicken salad –  moist and easy to eat, with flavors they can taste, and crunch!     Before we moved here to help them, Dad figured out several ways to put food on the table. (Mom had […]

Ham in Mustard Sauce

Ham in Mustard Sauce

Ham in Mustard Sauce – an easy and quick way to prepare cooked ham. With the spicy sauce and the bite sized pieces it’s appealing to our aging parents. I had a difficult day, between caregiving and my own migraine, so I started dinner late, […]

Shredded Chipotle Chicken

Shredded Chipotle Chicken

Quick and easy Shredded Chipotle Chicken, made in a slow cooker, is moist and tender – as easy for our aging parents to eat as for me to make! So here is a quick post about a quick recipe… If you read my previous post […]

Mom’s Baked Chicken

Mom’s Baked Chicken

Keep this simple baked chicken on hand. It’s good hot or cold, great in a lunch box or used the way you would a rotisserie chicken.   Another oldie but goodie, about a fundamental recipe. I’ve updated with new pictures, and a few comments and […]