Recipe, Side Dishes

Slow-Cooker Potatoes

I love my slow-cooker. It is so convenient on days that I'm working, to just pop in some food on my way out the door, and come home to an apartment filled with the smell of a dinner that is all ready-to-go. I've even gotten Rob hooked! He recently purchased a small lunch crock-pot of his… Continue reading Slow-Cooker Potatoes

Recipe, Soups

Sweet Potato Lentil Soup

This recipe is my favourite type of recipe, it's easy! Just spend a few minutes chopping, throw it in your slow-cooker and you have yourself a recipe for Sweet Potato Lentil Soup. It's packed full of healthy and yummy veggies, making it perfect for these cold evenings! I recommend drizzling olive oil and sprinkling cheese on… Continue reading Sweet Potato Lentil Soup


Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Here is a great recipe for garlic mashed potatoes. They are super easy, and made right in the slow-cooker. My boyfriend and I loved them, the only complaint we had was that they could use a little more garlic. That was only because I had accidentally misread the recipe and added 1/4 tsp. instead of… Continue reading Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Recipe, Side Dishes

Cheesy Slow Cooker Potatoes

Here is a great cheesy potato recipe for the slow-cooker from one of my slow-cooker recipe books. It seriously is super simple, it only has four ingredients and the hardest part of the whole recipe is just chopping an onion! Full disclosure, I searched high and low and could not find shredded hash brown potatoes… Continue reading Cheesy Slow Cooker Potatoes

Main Dishes, Recipe

Chicken a l’Orange

I have been looking for a good orange chicken recipe for a while now, and finally found one that seemed interesting in a slow-cooker magazine I picked up at the grocery store. I tried a orange chicken recipe once that used orange pop and it was actually pretty good! This one however used orange marmalade… Continue reading Chicken a l’Orange

Main Dishes, Recipe

Country Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

I ventured into my cookbook pile again last night and came out with a recipe for Country Scalloped Potatoes and Ham. It seemed easy enough and I've had a ham knocking around in my freezer for a while that I have been wanting to use up, so I thought I would give this recipe a… Continue reading Country Scalloped Potatoes and Ham