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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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Crock Pot Potato, Leek and Andouille Soup

This is clearly soup season! And the best soups are the ones we put in the crock pot in the morning and have very little to do to get it ready when we get home. Here’s one that will satisfy … 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 Potato Soup with Bacon & Cheese – Comfort in a Bowl

These days the weather has been crazy! We go from 85 or 90 degrees one day to 60 or 65 the next. And on those cold days of captivity, what gives more comfort than a cozy home and a bowl … Continue reading

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Beef and Bean Burritos – Filling the house with Aromas!

With these days of staying home, it’s wonderful to have the aroma of food cooking in the kitchen. I went through the freezer and pantry and found everything I needed for some tasty burritos!

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