• Slow cooker pork chops
    Main Course

    Slow Cooker Herb Roasted Pork Chops

    Had this dinner tonight (Jan 14, 2016). Chris LOVED this. RAVED about it all through dinner and immediately after!  Said is was so perfectly tender, and packed with delicious flavor. He LOVES my slow cooker too (YAY!) which is cool since he wasn’t looking very happy when I met up with him in the checkout line at Walmart with this in my arms back in the fall. Didnt want me bringing home another kitchen gadget/appliance that never got used. Well, not this one!  Our little slow cooker is in use ALL the time, and he loves what comes out of it!  We had to run out for a quick round…

  • Mongolian Beef Recipe
    Beef

    Mongolian Beef (Slow Cooker)

    Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef Melt-in-your-mouth tenderness and fabulous flavor. The second dish I ever made in my beloved slow cooker after first getting it in fall of 2015.  Husband loved it and I thought it was yummy too.  We used to order Mongolian Beef at the Moon Palace back in the day – way back when we lived in the apartment in the late 90s. Those were the days…:) 1 ½ pounds Flank Steak ¼ cups cornstarch 2 tablespoons Olive Oil ½ teaspoons mince Garlic, Cloves ¾ cups Soy Sauce ¾ cups Water ¾ cups Brown Sugar 1 cup grated Carrots green onions, for garnish Instructions Cut flank steak into…

  • Crockpot orange chicken in slow cooker
    Chicken

    Slow Cooker Orange Chicken

    Super-good.  Awesome flavor and pull-apart-tender when done in the slow cooker. Made for the first time in mid October 2015.  Husband raved about how good it was. Really nice with Jasmine rice. Serves: 4 Ingredients 3-4 Boneless Chicken Breasts, chopped into small pieces 3 Tablespoons Cornstarch 2 Tablespoons vegetable oil 1 t rice wine vinegar 2 Tablespoons Soy Sauce ½ teaspoon sesame oil ¾ cup orange marmalade 3 T brown sugar [splenda diet brown sugar] Instructions In a bowl mix the rice wine vinegar, soy sauce, sesame oil, marmalade, brown sugar. Set aside. Coat chicken in cornstarch. Melt coconut oil in the skillet and brown the chicken. Brown only –…