Category Archives: 1 pot meals

Pulled pork gyros

One way that I go about creating recipes is to combine a specific cooking method for a main ingredient and combine it with a completely different flavor profile. In this case I combined a pork shoulder and slow cooker with … Continue reading

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White bean chicken chili with cornbread dumplings

As I’ve mentioned one of Paul’s favorite foods is chili, especially with corn bread. Usually we put the corn bread in the bowl first and then pour chili over the top; I promise it really is good that way. He … Continue reading

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Turkey and Cranberry Enchiladas

In my pursuit to find new ways to prepare Thanksgiving leftovers I found myself on Better Homes and Gardens website searching though some article on turkey recipes. I came across this enchilada recipe and thought it sounded interesting. I like … Continue reading

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Chicken and Dumplings

Our mom used to make a version of these chicken and dumplings often when we were kids. She would use less chicken, less vegetables and 2 -3 times as much dumplings, sometimes it was like you were having dumplings with … Continue reading

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Simple Red Sauce

Technically there is nothing wrong with purchasing marinara sauce in a can or jar. I know that many people have a favorite brand and like the consistency of flavor and obviously they appreciate the convenience but it’s never really done … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Oatmeal

I have never really been a fan of instant oatmeal, I find it to be very fake tasting and if you get the flavorless kind it tends to be just that, flavorless. I do like the real stuff however, I … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato and Goat Cheese Frittata

In my younger less responsible days I used to eat out a fair amount, most often with my girlfriends during our lunch hour. We had a few places that we frequented often and one of them was this great café … Continue reading

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