Topic “Slow Cooking on the Run”

Throughout the year, grocers offer several opportunities to save money with case lot sales. Because I’m always on the lookout for a great deal, I’ve figured out that there are always a couple of good ones at the end of the summer in September and at the end of winter/early spring in February or March.

As I’m writing this, there are...

Knowing that my family loves sweet pork and that I love slow cooking, my sister recommended a simple sweet pork recipe that she swore was as good as any restaurant. So, I put it to the test and…it is DELICIOUS.  

All you need is a pork roast, a jar of salsa and some brown sugar; throw it in the slow cooker for 6 to 8 hours and you...

My half-Czech husband grew up eating fabulous home cooked Czech dishes like Weinerschnitzel and Kolache.  Over the years, I’ve incorporated these amazing dishes into my cooking, including the family favorite,...

I am getting anonymous bags of zucchini on my doorstep.  Well, not exactly, but I am getting pleading offers from family and friends to take some off their hands. It’s that time of year when EVERYONE is generously unloading their surplus crop on me. Not that I mind, I love zucchini. I like to steam it and use it as a low carb substitute...

As you know, I firmly believe that in order to turn an ordinary slow cooker recipe to extraordinary slow cooker recipe, you must add spices. You also know, I am a big fan of fast and easy. Lately, I’ve been enjoying the convenience and flavors from McCormick’s Recipe Inspirations World Flavors collections. I love the six pre-measured spices and...

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