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the best creamy crock pot chicken alfredo

OH. MY. YUM!!! Are you ready for this? It’s seriously the creamiest and the best Crock Pot Chicken Alfredo ever! It’s amazing, and easy to prepare. Wonderful for a cozy, casual, weeknight dinner, and fancy enough for company! We like to serve this delicious alfredo over spaghetti, linguine, or fettuccine. It’s awesome with garlic bread…

crock pot beef burgundy meatloaf with bacon

This spectacular meatloaf combines the elegance of beef burgundy with the comfort of bacony meatloaf! And you make it in your Crock Pot. So, it’s elegant, delicious, and ridiculously easy! This is one of our favorite things to make in late summer, early autumn when the kiddos are returning to school. I hope you love…

wendy’s chili {copycat}

Wendy’s chili is so delicious and easy to prepare. I like to make it in my Crock Pot slow cooker, but you could just as easily make it on the stove top. If you decide to cook it on the stove, just add everything to a big stock pot and let it simmer slowly, stirring…

church picnic cheesy waldorf salad

This is a delicious fruit salad that is actually more savory than sweet. It’s creamy, cheesy, and delicious and it’s the perfect accompaniment to any picnic, BBQ, or potluck menu! It can easily be doubled or tripled for a large crowd. ~ for the salad ~ serves 8 5 medium sweet-tart apples, cored, unpeeled, cubed…

sweet & spicy garlic refrigerator pickles

  We always have a few jars of different refrigerator pickles in our fridge in the summer! They’re so easy to make and are wonderful with salads, sandwiches, as a burger or taco topping, or just as a relish/side dish. Some of our favorites include: traditional, sweet dill refrigerator pickles, refrigerator zucchini pickles, and easy…

no-bake lemon lush cheesecake pie

I love making pies all year round. Spicy, apple and pumpkin pies in the fall, pecan and mincemeat for Christmas, pies bursting with fruit during the summer months… unless it’s too hot to bake. When it’s too hot to bake I like creamy, cool pies that don’t require any baking. Pies like my No-Bake Blueberries…

crock pot country brown sugar ribs & kraut

There’s just something about recipes with apples, brown sugar, and kraut that scream fall to me. It’s still pretty warm outside so I’m not totally into the bread and soup scene yet, but something happens after we go shopping for school supplies. Know what I mean? I crave comfort food! Here’s my favorite way to…

creamy brown sugar grape salad

If you’ve never tried grape salad, you’ve probably never been to a picnic or potluck in the Midwest. This yummy, simple, creamy salad can be spotted at gatherings all over Minnesota, any time of year. We love how the sour cream and brown sugar bring out the flavor of the juicy grapes! Use the freshest…

easy two ingredient crock pot bread

Did you know you can make freshly “baked” bread in your Crock Pot? It’s true! And if you have some frozen bread dough on hand it’s ridiculously easy! I made some last night to go with spaghetti for dinner. While the sauce simmered in one slow cooker, another was baking bread! You can season this…