Caregiving from my kitchen

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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, […]

Golden Peach Sauce – No Sugar Added

Golden Peach Sauce – No Sugar Added

Golden Peach Sauce – just like applesauce, but made of peaches, no added sugar, and amazing!¬†Easy to make, too, and much faster than jam! So we all like applesauce, right? Or, well… I try not to say “all” because there are always exceptions, but most […]

Slow Cooker Beef and Eggplant

Slow Cooker Beef and Eggplant

Layer eggplant and beef in a slow cooker, and add a little seasoning, for a super simple, delicious, and gluten free dinner! Problems! I got problems… Well, all right, not all real problems, but… When you’re in a Community Supported Agriculture farmshare (called a CSA) […]

Irish American Corned Beef and Cabbage

Irish American Corned Beef and Cabbage

Irish American Corned Beef and Cabbage – a classically American dish, made by immigrants combining familiar technique with available food! Great American cooking has two major influences, which sometimes intersect. The first, of course, is the bounty of the land itself – miles and miles […]

Chipotle Tofu

Chipotle Tofu

Prepare your own firm Chipotle Tofu, ready to slice and use instead of commercial baked tofu. Recently I reviewed some old posts, and realized that, while I have a tag for both Soy and Tofu (which I will combine, now) I have actually written very […]