Monthly Archive: November 2012

Santa Fe Chicken – Slow Cooker

Santa Fe Chicken Slow Cooker

Chicken breasts, salsa, black beans and corn all simmer together in the slow cooker. As if that isn’t already a fabulous recipe, it gets even better. Prior to serving, some light cream cheese is stirred into the mix. Yum right? It gets all melty and creates a wonderful rich and creamy sauce. All of the recipes …

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Santa Fe Chicken – Slow Cooker

Santa Fe Chicken Slow Cooker

When life is busy I rely on my slow cooker to put a hot meal on the table with as little fuss as possible. The slow cooker is one of my favorite kitchen appliances. This recipe has been floating around the Internet for a couple of years. Don’t ask me why it took so long to show …

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Thanksgiving Recipes / Kitchen Gadgets / Holiday Cooking Strategy

Thanksgiving

Have you started planning your Thanksgiving menu yet? With less than two weeks to go its time to think about recipes. Even if you aren’t hosting but have to take a dish or two to someone else’s home you still have to decide what that will be. At least at Thanksgiving we only have to worry …

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Classic Crab Cakes

Classic Crab Cakes

 The recipe was perfect. In fact just typing up this post is making me want these all over again. So flavorful, satisfying and low calorie! Classic Crab Cakes 2 slices whole wheat bread, cut into little pieces, trim off crust and discard 1 tablespoon non fat milk 1 tablespoon reduced fat mayo made with olive …

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Deconstructed Caramel Apples

De-Constructed Caramel Apples

It’s apple season which means there are so many fun varieties to try. Fuji, Gala, Jonagold, Pink Lady, Honey Crisp, Ambrosia and so many more. They are perfectly sweet and delicious all on their own but if you want to guild the lily the deconstructed caramel apple is sure to please. I recently served this …

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