31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Slow Roasted Chicken With Vegetables

Chicken is consistently one of my favorite meals. It is such a versatile meat that complements so many flavors in dishes and can be made so many ways. I love the taste of roasted chicken and love it with vegetables. This particular recipe slow roasts the chicken all day with three of my favorite vegetables for some of my favorite flavors. If you actually have some leftover, you could use it for chicken salad or a soup the next day. Continue reading “31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Slow Roasted Chicken With Vegetables”

31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Creamy Mushroom Beef

‘Tis the season for comfort food. And one of my favorite kinds of comfort food involves beef. I can’t help it. I am a carnivore and try to keep some red meat in my diet as part of maintaining my iron levels. Creamy mushroom beef is definitely one of my favorites. Let this cook all day in your slow cooker and make the house smell so warm and inviting. I prefer to serve it over noodles, but some may like it better over rice. Enjoy! Continue reading “31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Creamy Mushroom Beef”

The Sweet Pepper Cajun by J.A. Jackson with #Giveaway

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31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Corned Beef and Cabbage

We traditionally associated corned beef and cabbage with St. Patrick’s Day. I know I do. I look forward to the meal every year, especially the variations like corned beef sliders that I get down at the local pub for the holiday. But you can actually enjoy this meal at any time of year. In fact, I highly suggest it, because it is an easy and filling meal that everyone likes.  Continue reading “31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Corned Beef and Cabbage”

31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Corn Chowder

There’s nothing I love more on a cold winter’s day than a nice, hearty meal. And if I can make in one pot, that’s even better, because it’s fewer dishes to have to clean when I am finished. And then if there are leftovers? It’s perfect for me to take to work for lunch. And this corn chowder made in the slow cooker is so easy to throw together and so tasty. Speaking of leftovers, it is also a great way to use up any extra ham you may have from a holiday meal. Continue reading “31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Corn Chowder”