A beef roast is simmered with baby carrots and pasta for a hearty meal made in the slow cooker.
Slow-cooker chicken tortilla soup
A quick, no-fuss version of chicken tortilla soup! All you do is put everything into the slow cooker, and turn it on. Then garnish with baked corn tortilla strips!
Slow-cooker hoisin ribs
Give pork ribs an Asian makeover with a sweet, sticky hoisin sauce, soy sauce, and garlic glaze that comes together easily in a slow cooker.
Hearty slow-cooker lasagna
Lasagna is a popular holiday meal, but it's hard to find time to put it together. This slow cooker version will allow you to enjoy time with your family and still put an elegant dinner on the table. —Kathryn Conrad, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Long-time readers of our blog will recognize this little number. Whenever the topic of favorite Best Bites recipes comes up, whether it be with friends, family, on-line forums, parenting boards, etc. Spicy Honey Chicken is
Tutorial: mashed potatoes
After Sara's fruit salsa a few weeks ago, you should be well-acquainted with the idea of Choose Your Own Adventure cooking! What it REALLY is is getting to a point where you're comfortable enough in
Overnight cinnamon rolls
Cinnamon Rolls are a favorite in our house. We seem to always get the cravings on Sunday afternoons, so after church when we're all home being lazy, I'll often whip up a batch. There have
Diner-style french fries (and fry sauce)
There is something about diner food, or even the suggestion of diner food, that seems to have magical powers over people. One morning a few months ago, I was watching Gilmore Girls and Lorelai and