Caregiving from my kitchen

Main Dish

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 […]

Easy Pot Roast in a Slow Cooker

Easy Pot Roast in a Slow Cooker

Make an incredibly easy pot roast in a slow cooker! The meat and onions cook down to create their own gravy – you don’t have to do a thing. ETA: I first wrote this post five years ago! I was just starting, pictures were terrible, […]

Cheater’s Enchiladas

Cheater’s Enchiladas

You want to make fast and easy enchiladas for a quick dinner, but realize you have no sauce? Cheater’s Enchiladas to the rescue!     In case you didn’t realize this from the title, I have not written a recipe for Authentic Mexican Enchiladas. Or […]