Slow Cooker Southwestern Pot Roast

Slow Cooker Southwestern Pot Roast was voted the best pot roast he's ever had by my husband. He's eaten a lot of pot roast!

Slow Cooker Southwestern Pot Roast is tender and delicious! Just possibly the best pot roast I’ve ever made. After my husband took a couple bites of this he announced,  “This is the best pot roast I’ve ever had.  Don’t tell my mother!”   I loved it! My husband is a real  meat and potatoes kind of guy from Idaho so he grew up eating a lot of roast so this man knows his pot roast.  I have to say I pretty much agree with him on his verdict.  It was [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…]

Slow Cooker Chipotle Copycat Barbacoa Beef

slow cooker barbacoa beef

Fall is here and I’m breaking out the slow cooker! There is nothing better than arriving home on a cool, rainy afternoon and smelling dinner cooking away in the slow cooker.   I love that smell anytime of year but especially in the fall.  Makes me all warm and cozy. Today’s recipe is a copycat recipe for one of my favorite fast food places – Chipotle. I am not much of a fast food kind of girl  but when I am running around and need lunch now, Chipotle will always [Continue Reading…]

Crock Pot Mexican Beef

crockpot Mexican beef

This week’s quick and easy dinner idea is what I used to create my Nacho Bar that I shared on Monday  – Crock Pot Mexican Beef This dish is quick and easy because it is done in the crock pot and it is also so versatile. You can make it as spicy or as mild as you like depending on how much of the hot stuff you add in.  The beef can also be used in a wide assortment of dishes.  Of course it is great on nachos but it [Continue Reading…]

Sunday Pot Roast

Sunday Pot Roast

Growing up, there was always some type of roast for Sunday dinner.  It was pretty standard fare for both my husband and I. We are not big red meat eaters at our house but sometimes a nice, tender pot roast is just what you need. We go to church for three hours each Sunday (yes, you read that right – 3 hours).  My Sunday pot roast cooks for exactly three hours so it is the perfect Sunday dinner. I pop it in as we leave and it is ready to [Continue Reading…]