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Crockpot Enchilada Casserole

Looks like summer is finally here – and with a vengeance! We’re all looking for meals that don’t heat the kitchen up!! This enchilada casserole not only keeps the house cool, it uses up any stale tortilla chips you might … Continue reading

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Pork Stew over Polenta

This dish is super easy. Cook the stew all day in the crockpot – come home and make the polenta and a side salad. It’s dinner! Fast, delicious and belly warming this time of year!

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Slow Cooker Oxtails and Potatoes

My mother-in-law taught me how to slowly simmer and cook oxtails. I didn’t think I’d like them, but I sure did!! Contrary to the name, these are actually beef. The meat is tender and flavorful (similar to short ribs). Once … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Brazilian Style Beef and Black Beans

I love my slow cooker. Put dinner in and leave it. It’s ready when you get home. And this dish is so easy and so delicious you’ll make it many times. Feijoada is a stew from Brazil. Like many traditional … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Ham and Pea Soup

We had a huge ham for Easter. After sending some home with all the guests, we still had a lot. I left a good amount on the bone and boiled it down to a broth. And I mean a lot … Continue reading

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