Spicy Turkey Enchilada Soup

Spicy Turkey Enchilada Soup

A spicy and healthy use for those holiday leftovers. Black beans, tomatoes and jalapenos make a healthy and hearty slowcooker meal.

Chickpea Cacciatore

Chickpea Cacciatore

A vegan version of an classic italian stew. Chickpeas, sundried tomatoes and artichokes in a rich sauce simmered all day in the slow-cooker

Crockpot Vegetarian Tacos – with Black Beans and Sweet Potatoes

Crockpot Vegetarian Tacos – with Black Beans and Sweet Potatoes

These Crockpot Vegetarian Tacos can help get you through the busiest of weeks. Any crock pot recipe for taco filling, actually. I have several versions and during the winter months I make them on a regular basis – they are easy to put together and are fairly forgiving about being left unattended for a long while. The hardest part about this particular recipe is peeling and chopping the sweet potato.

Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup for the Crockpot

Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup for the Crockpot

So at the very last-minute, as I’m running out the door before the slue of games scheduled for the day, I threw this soup in the slow cooker. I call this a “what do I have on hand?” soup. Sometimes those are the best.

Weeknight food: Slow-cooker burritos

Weeknight food: Slow-cooker burritos

Okay, I don’t know about you, but sometimes I need a meal that I can make with my eyes-closed. Literally. You could make this at 5am if you really needed.  As in, in housecoat..with bedhead..before coffee. Or you could even ask the kid’s sitter to throw it all...