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Dixie & Eli’s Crock Pot Macaroni & Cheese

Growing up in a rural Southern Baptist church meant church dinners.  I can’t think of anything more exciting than the anticipation leading up to a Sunday pot-luck, covered dish, high calorie, comfort-food-rich Sunday church dinner.  Ladies would start bringing in … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Lasagna

Once I acclimated to life in college at Western Carolina University in the fall of 1991, I didn’t make many trips home to Wilkes County, but when I did, my mother would always ask me what I wanted for dinner.  … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Apple Crisp

Ok, it’s official!  I am obsessed with Pinterest.  I know that I have been behind everyone when it comes to this web 2.0 tool, but I knew myself well enough to know that if I got started that I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Chicken and Dumplings

No one can make chicken and dumplings like my grandmother could.  She would start with a whole chicken and let it stew all day with butter, chicken broth, salt, pepper, and flour, and then she would make her own biscuit … Continue reading

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Tender London Broil

It’s not often that I can whip up a new meal that takes me back to my childhood in a vivid way. This London Broil recipe does just that. My mother and grandmother used to make incredible roasts, stew beef … Continue reading

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Sensational Crock Pot Ribs

I have listened to every Food Network personality explain how to make ribs. Some say to boil ribs before grilling, while others protest that boiling the ribs is not the best method of action. All the conflicting information has made … Continue reading

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Cheesy Potato Soup

It’s cold outside, and it is bleak.  There are no leaves on the tress, and I find myself continuously counting down the days until spring returns.  It is on days like this that I just want to cuddle up on … Continue reading

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Perfect Pot Roast

I would like to take my hat off and say a big “kudos” to the person who invented the crock pot.  I mean, really, what a GREAT invention.  The crock pot allows us to have incredible home-cooked meals that take … Continue reading

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