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Cooking a Turkey!

Over the years, I’ve made many a turkey.  I’ve done it the old-fashioned low and steady way, the oven bag and the foil method.  And to be honest, cooking a turkey isn’t really that hard… the key is to catch

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Chicken Mushroom Risotto / Cream of Chicken and Mushroom Soup

Each week, I’ve been cooking a whole chicken in the crock pot at the beginning of the week. Then in the middle of the week, I’ve been making other chicken recipes with the leftovers. Last week, I made a really

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Cooking a Whole Chicken in the Crock Pot

This recipe (if I can even call it that) is soooo easy and absolutely delicious! I’m sure most of you realize how inexpensive a whole chicken is, but if you don’t realize it they are usually around $1.99/lb  – and

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New recipe coming – hopefully

At this moment, a new creation is in my crock pot. I’m really excited about this one. I’ve been thinking about this recipe for a couple of months now. The other day when I did the crock pot lasagna, I

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Crock pot Spinach Lasagna

Our family loves lasagna, in particular spinach lasagna. My son gobbles spinach lasagna up like nothing else. Although lasagna is really easy to make, I often don’t have the time to be at home right before dinner time to get

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Crock Pot Chili

Ingredients: 1lb meat (ground turkey or beef) 1 small onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tsp oregano ½ tsp paprika ½ tsp cayenne pepper (if you don’t have cayenne pepper, then use 2 tsp paprika) 1 tsp salt 1

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Beef Stroganoff in the Crock Pot

As you can tell, I really like using my crock pot. Today was no different. About a week ago, my husband and I were talking about different foods we ate growing up. When I mentioned beef stroganoff, he told me

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Marscapone Cream Sauce

While at Trader Joe’s, I saw some lobster ravioli. Of course I snatched it up. But when I got it home, I really didn’t know what kind of sauce I should use with it. After several days of deliberation, I

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Easy Lasagna

Anyone who knows me, knows that I’ve been making lasagna for years. My mom taught me when I was about 10. I’ve varied my recipe throughout the years but this is my basic recipe that I follow. I use all

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Chicken and Dumplings

I’m really on a crock pot kick these days. Last night I made chicken and dumplings. It was my favorite thing that my grandma used to always make. I searched for a good recipe, but couldn’t find one that I

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