Slow Cooker Korean Beef Lettuce Wraps

slow cooker korean beef lettuce wraps @yourhomebasedmom.com

Lettuce Wraps are a great option when you are trying to cut down on carbs or are eating gluten free. Happy Monday!  I hope you had a great weekend.  Jim and I made a trip to Seattle and went to a Mariner’s Game Friday  night.  My husband loves baseball and I basically go for the food.  Safeco Field where the Marnier’s play has some good places to eat.  Who can pass up those Rally fries when that garlic scent permeates the stadium and I always like Ivar’s fish & chips! [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Beef Curry

slow cooker beef curry

Add this slow cooker beef curry to your dinner rotation this week.  It is full of flavor and is delicious served with rice and or naan bread. I keep thinking I am going to put the slow cooker away and start using my grill more but I’ve got such a strong love affair going with that slow cooker that I’m having a hard time.  Even with the nicer weather we are having I am still loving using my slow cooker.  So this week you get another slow cooker recipe that [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

slow cooker chicken fajitas

These slow cooker chicken fajitas are sure to be a winner! Do you have a little bit of  March Madness happening at your house?  We sure do at our house even though or favorite team (Go BYU Cougars) is out of the running but the men in my family are finding plenty of other teams to cheer for.  At last count, my 8 year old niece had the winning bracket! Whether your team wins or loses though, I’ve been experimenting with some new recipes to share with you and today [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket @yourhomebasedmom.com

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket is the delicious and easy.  The perfect combination. I love using my slow cooker on Mondays.  It is a nice way to ease back into the week.  This past weekend we went down to the San Francisco area to visit our son and his wife.  If you follow me on Instagram you saw some of the fun we were having! After all our fun and playing,  I needed some easing into my week! We love a good beef brisket at our house and cooking it in the [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Carnitas

slow cooker salsa verde carnitas

This slow cooker salsa verde carnitas is definitely a family favorite around here! I think today’s recipe gets the award for the most cooked recipe by my college kids.   I’ve had college kids for about the past 13 years (the baby graduates this April!!) and my four kids have probably made this recipe more than any other one while they’ve been away at college.  There are a couple of reasons for this.  It’s easy and it’s delicious! It is made in a slow cooker and it also makes a [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes from yourhomebasedmom.com  Sweet and Tangy!

I am a day late with this week’s slow cooker recipe.  That’s what happens when you go out of town for 12 days.  I had a lot of fun attending two conferences and playing with my girls though!  I’ll be sharing some of the fun places I ate in Utah later this week.  You know I can’t live without my slow cooker. Did you know that February is National Canned Food Month?   I am excited to be working with Mom It Forward as part of their Cans Get You [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Citrus Chicken

slow cooker citrus chicken

This is becoming a habit.  Mondays and slow cooker recipes.  I have found that I love using my slow cooker on Sundays especially.  We have 9:00 am church and are home by noon, or at least I am home by noon.  Because of his calling at church, my husband, can be there most of the day.  I love having dinner waiting in the slow cooker so that when he gets home, dinner is ready and waiting for us.  Sunday is suppose to be a day of rest, right?  Using my [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Double Beef Chili

slow cooker chili

Slow Cooker Double Beef Chili is a sure way to fill them up and warm them up! I have a couple of good friends I walk with a couple of times a week.  I love exercising with friends because it gets me out there.  On those dark, rainy, cold mornings when I would have a hard time getting my body out of be, I know they will be knocking at my door soon! I love starting my day off with my friends.  They listen to me rant and rave sometimes  and love [Continue Reading…]

The Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast

The Perfect Pot Roast

Another easy and delicious slow cooker recipe for you – the perfect slow cooker pot roast.There is something about pot roast that just SCREAMS comfort food to me.  It doesn’t just say it, it screams it!  Growing up there was always some kind of roast on Sunday.  Sunday was a special day and it was the day we had roast.  It wasn’t necessarily pot roast but it was some kind of roast.  I shared my Sunday Pot Roast recipe here. You may have noticed that I called todays recipe “perfect”. [Continue Reading…]