Crock Pot Recipes

  • Saffron Butternut Squash Risotto (0)This time of year fresh fruits and vegetables are hard to find. The oranges I bought the other day were from South Africa and my tomatoes were from Brazil. It is hard to buy local when you live in a cold climate. Especially in a place like Connecticut that gets slammed with 9 inch snow ...
  • Curried Vegetables with a Yogurt Cream Sauce (0)  Indian food is one of my favorites. But, I am not a fan of the smell or taste of curry powder. A few years ago on of my Mom’s friends, Indira, came to her house to visit. She was born and raised in Nepal which is very close to India. The flavors are similar and ...
  • Lots of news and a new recipe for you! (0)Hi everyone, you may be wondering where I have been and the answer is in the DARK! Connecticut was hit hard by hurricane Irene and we did not have power for 7 DAYS!!! Yes 7 day with out power. Which included no phones, water or flushing of toilets. Living with 3 kids on cereal was ...
  • Fresh Vegetable Tart (1)My mother in law gets a variety of cooking magazines and every time I go to her house I sit and browse through them. This recipe caught my eye in The Best of America’s Test Kitchens 2011 Light and Healthy version. I am always looking for ways to use fresh zucchini and tomatoes, because we ...
  • Zucchini Pancakes (0)Fresh vegetables are abundant this time of year and our zucchini plants are getting huge. My mother in law shared this recipe with me and I was so excited to try it. My kids were skeptical at first “what’s that green stuff?”, but they gobbled them up and wanted seconds. These are absolutely delicious! We ...