Category Archives: Stew

National Chili Day

It’s National Chili Day! And today is a perfect day here in the upper Willamette Valley to celebrate this spicy dish. It’s cold and snowy and this warming dish fits the weather. But where did chili come from? Chili history … Continue reading

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Adzuki Bean and Squash Stew – slow cooker style

It’s National Bean Day! Did you know one cup of beans supplies more than 10g of fiber?  The water soluble kind that helps lower cholesterol. And they give us vitamin B6, iron, magnesium, potassium, vitamin C, protein and more! In … Continue reading

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One Pot Pork & Cabbage Dinner

It’s getting to be that busy holiday season – running here and running there.  But dinner still has to be served.  Here’s a super easy, One Pot meal that you do in your crock pot.  When you get home, it’s … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Beef Shanks with Potatoes & Onions

I love my crock pot.  And this meal is so quick and simple, it takes about 10 minutes of your time in the morning and about 10 minutes in the evening to serve.

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Sunday Pot Roast

I remember when I was a kid and mom would make those special Sunday dinners.  My favorite was pot roast.  Mom use a chuck roast, but I’ve changed it up to a London broil.  There is less fat so it … Continue reading

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Easy Chicken Pot Pie

I love chicken pot pie and nothing says comfort more than one that is homemade, but I really don’t like making dough!  So I use refrigerator dough! It’s really pretty simple…

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Pumpkin and Pork Stew

Pumpkin and Pork Stew It’s pumpkin season and there is a lot more things you can do besides make pie or muffins!  How about a stew for your Halloween dinner?

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Three Alarm Crock Pot Chili

I love my crock pot and I love chili.  It’s that cup that warms you up while you eat it – and this one will do just that.  Don’t let the long list of ingredients scare you.  It’s mostly spices! … Continue reading

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Irish Coddle

Coddle, a potato and meat stew,  dates back to the 1700s in Ireland and is linked to the cities rather than the countryside.  Irish Catholics didn’t eat meat on Fridays, so they would prepare a potato and meat stew on … Continue reading

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