Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup

Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup-Warmth & comfort perfect for a cold day. Hearty vegetables, beans, & pasta mixed together will warm you soul. Delicious & low fat. Weight Watcher friendly (7 SmartPoints).

    The weather here in Indianapolis has been a bit wishy washy.  Cold one day and warm the next day.  Keep in mind that cold to me is like 62 degrees (I’m from Texas!)  The days that it’s cold… Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Roasted Pepper Veggie Chili

Slow Cooker Roasted Pepper Veggie Chili-Packed with hearty vegetables, roasted peppers, & beans. Seasoned to perfection with just the right heat that any chili needs. Freezer & kid friendly! Weight Watcher friendly (5 SmartPoints).

    There’s nothing better that a big pot of hearty chili on a cold day.  Seriously… I secretly wait all year for days like this.  I’m a sucker for chili!  I honestly like all variations of chili… meat or… Continue Reading

Indian Chickpea Stew

Indian Chickpea Stew-Unique twist on vegetable stew! Delicious Indian spices mixed with hearty vegetables is comfort in a bowl. Great for anyone who is a beginner to Indian food! Spices are sweet with just a hint of spice. Weight Watcher friendly (6 SmartPoints).

    It’s my favorite time of year, FALL!  This year, Fall will be a completely different experience for me.  My husband and I moved to Indianapolis a few months ago from Texas so we will actually experience Fall.  Right… Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Mexican Spiced Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Mexican Spiced Pulled Pork is perfect for pork inspired recipes like tacos, stews, enchiladas, pizza, and more! This recipe is healthy, easy to make, and full of Mexican flavor. Half a cup is 5 SmartPoints.

    Aside from my cast iron skillet, my other favorite kitchen cookware is my crock pot.  Cooking with a crock pot allows me to “cook” without having to spending hours in the kitchen during a busy week.  Soups, chili,… Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Asian Pork Lettuce Wraps

Slow Cooker Asian Pork Lettuce Wraps are the perfect meal when you want a flavorful meal, but don’t want all the guilt. Low-carb & low-fat! Make the pork ahead of time & you’ve got yourself a quick weeknight meal! Weight Watcher friendly and only 6 SmartPoints for two wraps.

      It’s no secret that I like things stuffed or wrapped.  Tacos, stuffed peppers, enchiladas, anything!  Meals like this really appeal to me because they are filled with a variety of ingredients and when combined together, make magic happen in… Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Green Chili Chicken

Healthy version of chicken chili made in a crock pot! Slow Cooker Green Chili Chicken is hearty with a hint of spice. Serve over rice or wrap in a tortilla! Weight Watcher friendly (9 SmartPoints).

    I sure do love crock-pot meals… who doesn’t!  You put the ingredients into a crock-pot, set a timer, and walk away.  It’s a win-win situation.  You will see a lot of these meals from me in the months… Continue Reading