Zucchini Kohlrabi Mint Soup

Necessity is the mother of invention. I needed a recipe to use up the extraordinary amount of zucchini in my garden. I also needed a recipe to use

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How to Make Chicken Stock

How to Make Chicken Stock in a Crockpot Making chicken stock is one of those basic kitchen skills everyone needs to have. Little else is as soothing to

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How To Render Lard In A Crockpot

Rendering lard is super simple to begin with. It’s even easier in a crockpot. Take the pork fat you have trimmed up and saved, and pop it in

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Crockpot Portuguese-Inspired Pork Stew

Growing up in a heavily Portuguese city, I was totally spoiled rotten on gloriously delicious food. Two of my favorite dishes, ca├žoila (a type of Portuguese pulled pork)

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Slow Cooker Indian-Spiced Steak

It’s time to show a little love for some wonderful people, a new favorite cookbook, and for a must-have appliance- the slow cooker. All three have been lifesavers

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Turning Tough Meat Tender, Part 2: Yogurt-Marinated Round Steak in Creamy Tomato Sauce

So, I was in the middle of writing an article on how to create your own seed bank, when it was time to take dinner out of the

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Slow Cooker Recipe: Pork Cacciatore

Slow Cooker Pork Cacciatore with Rice Pasta Spirals   This yummy dinner married made-from-scratch with convenience. It used up a large amount of left over pork roast, mushrooms

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Recipe: Easy Crockpot Sweet and Sour Pork Chops

We had these pork chops last night. You won’t believe how easy they were to make, and they taste delicious! I got the idea from a facebook group

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