Slow Cooker Italian-Style Meatloaf

Slow Cooker Italian-Style Meatloaf 1 cup Italian-style bread crumbs1-1/2 cups spaghetti sauce1 egg (lightly beaten)2 tablespoons dried minced onion1 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon garlic powder1/4 teaspoon pepper2 pounds ground beef/pork/lamb mix Cut a 20-inch piece of aluminum foil into 4 3-inch strips. Criss-cross strips across bottom and up sides of slow cooker. Spray with canola oil… Continue reading Slow Cooker Italian-Style Meatloaf

Potato Soup

Potato Soup This is one of those dishes that looks like a big fat disappointment, but once you stir in that cream cheese, it all comes together. 5 lbs Yukon Gold potatoes (diced (peels still on))1 large sweet onion (diced)10 teaspoons garlic (minced (or 2 tsp garlic powder))8 cups chicken broth16 oz cream cheese (softened)1… Continue reading Potato Soup

Cranberry Chicken

Cranberry Chicken Next time I might try something else in place of the dressing - like a can of soup. 1 can whole berry cranberry sauce1 packet dried onion soup mix1 cup Thousand Island dressing2 teaspoons garlic (minced)2 pounds boneless (skinless chicken breast) Place ingredients in a slow cooker. Cook on high 3-4 hours or… Continue reading Cranberry Chicken

Chicken Crock Pot Pie

Sometimes real chicken pot pie is not going to happen. Its a lot of work. Sometimes, even if the work is already done and your chicken pot pies are just hanging out in the freezer waiting on you, its August and its just too hot to turn on an oven for 60 minutes. For those sometimes, there is Chicken Crock Pot Pie.

Ginger Beef with Broccoli

Ginger Beef with Broccoli 6 medium carrots cut into 1-inch pieces2 medium onion cut into wedges1 1/2 pounds beef round steak cut on bias into 1/2-inch strips1 tablespoon fresh ginger minced2 clove garlic minced1/2 cup water2 tablespoons soy sauce1 package beef gravy mix4 cups broccoli florets3 cups long-grain white rice cooked In a 3-1/2- or… Continue reading Ginger Beef with Broccoli