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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, […]

Guide to Slow Cookers

Guide to Slow Cookers

Are you trying to decide what would be the best slow cooker for your family – or for a gift? The Guide to Slow Cookers helps you evaluate your needs!  

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) […]

Pot Roast in Mushroom Broth

Pot Roast in Mushroom Broth

Looking back, I apparently write a pot roast recipe every year. Well – everyone who eats meat needs a few good pot roast recipes, ranging from simple to complex! And a relatively few changes can make a real difference. The slow cooker was made for […]

Feeding the Freezer

Feeding the Freezer

Several times, now, I’ve written about Planning for Meals, Freezer Planning, and so on. Quick recap for those who are new, here… the Inhabited Kitchen method of planning for meals involves making sure that I have food on hand – often partially or fully cooked […]