Caregiving from my kitchen

Main Dish

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 […]

Ratatouille with Italian Sausage

Ratatouille with Italian Sausage

Add Italian Sausage to Ratatouille for a different skillet meal starring the glorious vegetables available in high summer! When we first knew that we would move from New York City to Raleigh, we of course wondered about the changes that would bring to our lives. […]

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce – Pressure Cooker Freezer Meal

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce – Pressure Cooker Freezer Meal

Freezer meals for the pressure cooker! Toss frozen Meatballs in Tomato Sauce into the pressure cooker, set and forget for an easy dinner. For years I have looked at the pictures and posts about once a month cooking, and making big batches of freezer meals […]

Pork with Bacon and Mushrooms

Pork with Bacon and Mushrooms

Bacon and mushrooms go wonderfully together, and pork makes a perfect third. Add baby greens and you have most of a meal! Pork with Bacon and Mushrooms – a simple skillet meal that looks so elegant and tastes so good! Gradually, over time, I am […]