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Easy Marinade for Anything

I enjoy cooking, but I prefer to utilize fast and simple recipes.  In fact, I usually just throw stuff together (to minimize time and dirty measuring cups and bowls).  My marinades are the same – thrown together and simple.  Once a week, I shop at the Farmer’s Market and buy lots of vegetables perfect for […]

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Baked Fish Recipe

A Simple Way to Prepare Fish Whenever purchasing fish, I always make sure that it is wild (not farm raised) – this is very important.  When buying in bulk for our meal delivery service, we utilize local vendors .  I’ve noticed that fresh fish (not prefrozen) is more tender and less fishy tasting.  When purchasing […]

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Crock Pot Chicken

The main crock pot recipe I have enjoyed over the years is one that I have grown up with since child hood.  It’s probably the easiest and cheapest way to have a delicious hot meal waiting for you when you get home at the end of the day and it practically cooks itself.  In your […]

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Crockpot and Dutch Oven Basics

To be honest, I don’t think I have ever cooked anything in a Crockpot.  What I do use, however, is a dutch oven-a large, heavy bottomed soup pot that can serve the same purpose. So, whether you have a Crockpot or a soup pot, here are some essential tips and basic instructions for making a […]

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Bean and Veggie Crockpot Dish

The following recipe is a new twist on beans and rice with the convenience of a crock pot. 1 Tb olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 medium onion, chopped 3 leeks, chopped and soaked in a bowl of water to release excess dirt 1 large red bell pepper, chopped 2 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped […]

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Crock Pot Beans

Crock pot cooking not only simplifies your life by minimizing cooking/prepping time, but it also enriches it with wonderful aromas that provides us with comfort. I make beans in the crock pot most weeks because they are dirt cheap, very healthy, simple to make, and they go with so many dishes.  Here is the basic […]

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