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 ...

Green Veggie Crockpot Quiche

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I got a new Slow Cooker for myself at the holidays and it's made me a changed woman.  I guess I never had a great slow cooker before. I do now. Worth every penny.  Regardless, I find I am using my crockpot more and more, for all kinds of things.  Even breakfasts, which I hadn't ...

Leprechaun Cocoa: White Hot Chocolate Recipe

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While the winter chill is still wreaking havoc on fingers and toes and your frozen little nose spring is right around the corner. No really, I promise it's coming! Warm up those little hands while you wait for the sun to shine and bring rainbows and fluffy clouds with a fun, tasty white hot chocolate ...

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 ...

Slow Cooker Apple Crisp

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Apple crisp is one of my favorite desserts. I love it.  It makes the house smell amazing and just tastes so yummy.  Now, throwing the crisp ingrediens in the crockpot/slow cooker?  That gives you hours of aroma to enjoy plus a delicious dessert when it's all said and done. Crockpot Apple Crisp    Ingredients 4-5 C. apples, peeled and ...

{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 ...

Cheeseburger Soup in the Crockpot

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Looking for an easy fall crockpot meal? Cheeseburger Soup is perfect for busy fall evenings and chance are you might even have all the ingredients on hand already to make this easy crockpot soup. Cheeseburger Crockpot Soup Ingredients 1 pound of lean burger, browned and drained 1 bag of frozen O'brien style hashbrowns (these have the peppers and onions ...

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 ...