May 2017

Monthly Archives

  • Crab Cakes with Lemon Dill Yogurt Sauce

    Our irresistibly tangy lemon dill yogurt sauce bursts with rich flavors and complements the dish perfectly. Greek yogurt is the sauce’s main cream component, which gives it far fewer calories than most other crab cake sauces. Dig into the crispy, fluffy texture of our Crab Cakes with Lemon Dill Yogurt Sauce!   4 servings Ingredients Crabcakes […]

  • Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheese Soup

    Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 3 hours Yield: About 6 servings Ingredients 1/3 cup butter, sliced 1 1/2 cups chopped yellow onion 2 cloves garlic, minced 6 Tbsp all-purpose flour Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 (12 oz) cans evaporated milk 5 cups low-sodium chicken broth 5 cups small diced broccoli florets* 1/8 […]

  • Slow Cooker Vegetable Beef Soup

    Ingredients 1 lb. ground beef 1 onion, chopped 2 c. beef broth 1 quart vegetable/tomato juice 4 medium potatoes, diced (you can peel them if you prefer, but leaving the skin on is good too) 1 c. frozen (or canned) green beans 1 c. frozen (or canned) corn 1 c. frozen peas 2-3 carrots, sliced […]

  • Stove Top Rice Pudding

    Ingredients 1/2 c rice uncooked 1 c salted water 1 qt milk 1/2 stick margarine 3 eggs 1/2 c sugar 1/2 c raisins 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp nutmeg and cinnamon if desired Directions 1 Using a large heavy pan bring water to a boil. Sprinkle rice slowly into the boiling water and do […]

  • The Best Way to Clean Hardwood Floors

    Your floors handle a lot, especially your hardwood floors. So you should give them a little TLC from time to time! But it’s almost worse to clean your hardwood floors the WRONG way than not at all. Not something you exactly think about on a day-to-day basis, but it’s important to know what you’re doing […]

  • Drink These 3 Smoothies for Breakfast and Lose Weight Like Crazy

    Excess body fat causes heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, fatty liver, and a higher risk of developing cancer. Foods rich in fiber keep you full for longer, and they also help you deal with food cravings. They are the ideal choice for people struggling with constipation. Protein-packed foods are great if you want to lose weight […]

  • SLOW COOKER GARLIC BUTTER CHICKEN AND VEGGIES

    INGREDIENTS 1 – 1.5 lbs. boneless skinless chicken tenders (breasts will work fine too) 1 lb. bag baby carrots 1.5 lbs. Yukon gold potatoes, cut into wedges ½ cup butter melted 1 Tbsp. minced garlic ½ tsp. salt ¼ tsp. pepper 1 tsp. dried thyme 1 tsp. dried parsley INSTRUCTIONS Add the chicken down in […]

  • SLOW COOKER BREAKFAST CASSEROLE

    INGREDIENTS: 1 16 ounce package pork sausage 1 lb bag frozen hash browns (used diced hash brown potatoes) ½ yellow onion diced 1 green bell pepper diced 1 red bell pepper diced 1 and ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese 12 eggs ⅓ cup milk 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground black pepper INSTRUCTIONS: Brown and […]

  • CHEESY CROCKPOT TORTELLINI

    INGREDIENTS ½ pound ground beef ½ pound Italian sausage, casings removed 1 24 oz. jar marinara sauce 1 4 oz. can sliced mushrooms 1 14.5 oz. can Italian-style diced tomatoes, undrained 1 9 oz. package refrigerated or fresh cheese tortellini 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese ½ cup shredded Cheddar cheese INSTRUCTIONS Crumble the ground beef […]

  • Oatmeal Cranberry-Walnut Cookies

    Ingredients 2 cups flour, (I used White Whole Wheat King Arthur Brand…unrefined flour) 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon Kosher or sea salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 1 cup unrefined coconut oil melted, (optional 1 cup unsalted real butter at room temperature) 1 cup coconut palm sugar 2 […]

  • SLOW COOKER BOURBON BAKED BEANS

    INGREDIENTS: 6 pieces of bacon 1 cup chopped onion 3 cans undrained pork and beans (15 ounces) 1 can Northern Beans, drained and rinsed (15 ounces) 1 can Navy beans, drained and rinsed (15 ounces) ¾ cup ketchup ¼ cup brown sugar ¼ cup molasses ¼ cup bourbon 2 tablespoons yellow mustard 1 tablespoon Worcestershire […]

  • Top 10 Health Benefits of Lemon Water

    You have probably heard that a lot of experts advise regularly drinking warm lemon water in the morning since it’s beneficial for our health. The reason for that is because water maintains our body hydrated and it helps to eliminate the harmful toxins out of our body, which is why water is extremely good for our […]

  • Crock Pot Whole Chicken

    Ingredients 4 teaspoons salt (per recipe reviews, 2 tsp is better) 2 teaspoons paprika 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon onion powder 1 teaspoon thyme 1 teaspoon white pepper 1⁄2 teaspoon garlic powder 1⁄2 teaspoon black pepper 1 large roasting chicken (with pop-up timer if possible) 1 cup chopped onion (optional) Directions In a small […]