New England Style Chowder

In a week filled with anniversaries, birthdays, and award celebrations, I managed to get one family meal on the table, which came from my Crock Pot. 

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Southwest Fiesta Salmon Tacos

The flip side to last week’s 10 hour slow cooker Smoky BBQ pulled pork recipe is our Chipotle Salmonshorter 3-4 hours slow cooker tangy salmon tacos recipe. This month is all about putting a little Zen back into my own kitchen, using our own Slow Cooker Spice Blends.

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Halibut, Fingerling Potatoes & Bay Spiced Citrus Butter

It’s almost 3 weeks since we crept across Sagamore Bridge onto Cape Cod and into another world. The only intermission during the previous two day roadtrip from Chicago was a brief spectacular, soggy and sonorous boat trip in the Niagara Gorge at Niagara Falls.


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Chipotle Rubbed Salmon Tacos

In the early days of getting to know my slow cooker, I understood it to be the fix-it-& forget-it gadget which favors meat based all day cooking recipes. But Meg and I discovered that it can accomplish so much more.Chipotle Salmon Continue reading

Slow Cooker Soy Salmon Lettuce Wraps

We’ve shared our heart healthy recipes this month with the Chinese New Year celebrations. Since Dim Sum (those delightful bite sized morcels) translated literally means “Touch the Heart”, we’ve made our own little parcels of tasty goodness – steamedSoy Salmon Lettuce Wraps
soy salmon wrapped in crunchy lettuce. Continue reading