Slow Cooker Chicken, Broccoli & Rice

Tweet I love everything about this recipe. I often buy similar frozen meals, ready for the microwave. This recipe from Campbell’s (original online) makes a satisfying, homemade version that is even better than those microwave meals. Ingredients Vegetable cooking spray 1 1/2 cups uncooked instant white rice 1 3/4 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves […]

Autumn Beef Pot Roast Au Jus

Tweet This recipe from Campbell’s (original online) makes a simple crockpot meal that will satisfy the everyone. Ingredients 1 can (10 1/2 ounces) Campbell’s® Condensed Beef Broth 2 teaspoons dried thyme leaves, crushed 1 1/2 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch chunks (about 4 cups) 2 medium Granny Smith apples, cut into wedges […]

Lisa’s Cheddar Spirals

Tweet My friend Lisa introduced me to this great mac and cheese It’s simple and delicious—and you can easily vary it by adding some meat or veggies. Ingredients 1 package (16 oz) spiral pasta 2 cups half-and-half cream 1 can (10 ¾ ounces) condensed cheddar cheese soup, undiluted ½ cup butter (1 stick), melted 4 […]

Sausage and Lentil Stew

Tweet I made lentils often in Austin, where I learned to cook them from a friend, but resisted making them since because I didn’t want to stand in the kitchen, tending the pot for two hours. This recipe solves the problem simply—just throw everything in the crockpot, and you have perfect lentils in a few […]

Taco Soup

Tweet We loved this soup so much that the first time we made it, we ate it three days in a row. It’s one of those meals that sits in the crockpot on the kitchen counter taunting you all day long.   A definite treat for a cool fall or winter day, the soup can […]