Turkey and Tortellini Soup

I have to hand it to myself, sometime I just win. That’s what I thought after finishing my first bowl of this yummy soup. What a brilliant way to use up those Thanksgiving leftovers.  It was one of those rainy days after Thanksgiving. I still had tons of dark meat…

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Crockpot White Chicken Chili

Chili is the ultimate winter dish. When you’re chilly, you should eat chili right? Ok, that was lame of me to say. True! But lame.  So here we are, October. Cold, rainy, crockpot season. All I want to do is throw stuff in my slow cooker and turn it in to…

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Crockpot Chicken Parmesan Stuffed Meatballs

Crockpot Chicken Parmesan Stuffed Meatballs

This delicious recipe was inspired by those clever folks over at Buzzfeed’s Tasty and this video they posted a few months ago. Ya’ll know you saw it and drooled over it too! I’ve been on a total meatball kick lately. It’s all I want. I think it started when we finally…

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Crockpot Ginger Ale Pulled Pork

Fall off the bone pulled pork smothered in barbecue sauce! Served on a bun or straight up with a side of coleslaw, this savory dish will have the whole family in very messy grins. I’m not a huge fan of pulled pork smothered in barbecue sauce, I find it often too…

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Adventures in Canning: Crockpot Apple Butter

Once upon a time, there was a lovely lady in my life who I called Aunty Ruth. Aunty Ruth was my nanny circa age 1-5. She was out of this world. A kind soul with a flair for cooking, baking, canning, gardening, sewing, and Jesus. I often find myself working…

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Tortilla Soup

Tortilla Soup

This is one of my favorite crock pot recipes. It’s based on a Guatemalan recipe I learned while working at a little cafe in Bellingham, WA. The owner was from there as were the coffee beans and several delicious soup recipes. This one is the best! It’s spicy, hearty, healthy, and ridiculously…

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