Sweet & Spicy Buffalo Chicken Dip : Slow Cooker Game Day Recipe

Slow Cooker Game Day Sweet & Spicy Buffalo Chicken Dip- This Mama Loves

It’s playoff season- and by playoff season, I mean FOOTBALL. As you may have heard, there are only two teams left and they’ll be facing off in the biggest game of the year! Luckily, January is #NationalSlowCookerMonth, so you can start perfecting your game day grub as you prep for hosting or attending a viewing ...

Chipotle-Pineapple Meatballs: Game Day Grub

Chipotle Pineapple Meatballs - This Mama Loves

Chipotle-Pineapple Meatballs: Game Day Grub Game day requires amazing finger food: appetizers, desserts, chips and dip, cute bite-sized veggies, etc. Great food needs loads of flavor to pack a punch on your Super Bowl spread! These Game Day Sweet-and-Spicy Chipotle-Pineapple Meatballs are the perfect lip-smacking treats to impress your guests and put them in the mood ...

DIY Apple Butter

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When I was a little girl growing up my mother loved apple butter and well ... just like a typical child I had to have what she was having of course. My first bite of that creamy, spicy treat on toast led to a lifelong love affair. While it is delicious all year long apple ...

Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak & Onions

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This Slow Cooker Salisbury Steak and Onions dish is a delicious stand by that has been a family favorite for years with a bit of an update. Well, maybe YOU have already been making it this way and I am new to the bandwagon but hey, I love my slow cooker! They turn out tender, ...

Crock Pot Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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I was a little skeptical the first time I tried Slow Cooker Macaroni and Cheese, I mean my oven recipe was pretty darn good so why mess with it right?  But still I do love my crock pot and thought that I would give it a try- right around lunchtime I gathered everything up and ...

Slow Cooker Baked Potato Soup

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Ward off the winter chill by fueling up with a big bowl of comfort food- this Slow Cooker Baked Potato Soup  is perfect for just that. Rich, filling, and hearty it is a complete meal loaded into one bowl. Chunks of potato, rich bacon, and creamy cheese mix to create the flavor of loaded baked potatoes that ...

Cranberry BBQ Turkey Meatballs

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I am forever looking up recipes on my phone when cooking but the screen is never quite big enough to show enough of the recipe and I can never find a good way to prop the phone while I cook.  This week while making Cranberry BBQ Turkey Meatballs for a get together I used our ...

American Heritage Chocolate Recipes #ChocolateHistory

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Last week, I had a REALLY fun day down in NYC in Times Square with my friend Julie.  It was a quick trip, but lots of fun and I love to see my blogging pals! All in all a great day.  Plus, it was full of chocolate.  Specifically, American Heritage Chocolate (a newer favorite) and M&Ms chocolates ...

{easy} Slow Cooker Chicken Breast Recipe

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I love using my crock pot.  Slow cooker.  Whatever you want to call it.... it makes things a lot simpler for me, especially with busy schedules like ours. This slow cooker chicken breast recipe is easy and so delicious! Plus, this kind of chicken lends itself well to leftover dishes... which means cooking once and eating ...

Decadent Crockpot Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

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I don't know that I can or will ever forget the first time I tasted a chocolate lava cake. It was love at first bite. My mom loved them too- and she wasn't a big chocolate fan (key lime was her thing, for sure!). Making the chocolate lava cake in the crock pot may seem ...