Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken by Weight Watcher’s

I love to use my slow cookers all year round as they are convenient, easy to use and dishes such as this lemon chicken come out so tender and moist. Besides this is a Weight Watcher’s recipe worth 4 points per serving. I did add some potatoes and onions which would give this recipe 2 … Continue reading

Corn on the Cob in the Slow Cooker

It’s the end of the season for local corn here in Michigan and I have been wanting to try this recipe in one of my slow cookers. I cooked baked potatoes in the slow cooker and they turned out great so why not corn. Occasionally I will boil it but a preferred method is on the … Continue reading

Lemon and Poppy Seed Bread in a Slow Cooker

I had such good luck with a savory bread I made in the Slow Cooker, go here for the recipe, that I decided to try a sweet recipe with a glaze added after it cooled.  Oh my, this is delicious too – moist and lemony!  It reminded me more of a  “cake” and not bread.

Lemon Red Potatoes in the Slow Cooker

I use my slow cookers all of the time when all other appliances are being used, because I do not want to use my oven in the summer months or just to get some work done ahead of time.  This is a good recipe to feed a crowd (you could double the recipe) and kick … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken

I like to make this type of sandwich especially for a big crowd.  One benefit is I can make this in the slow cooker ahead of time and then just reheat.  I already have posted recipes for Pulled Pork and Barbecue Beef Sandwiches and now this finishes my “pulled” recipes.  I have adapted this recipe from America’s … Continue reading

Weight Watcher’s Slow Cooker Meat Loaf

I am a big fan of meatloaf – not just for the dinner it provides but I love the leftovers in sandwiches.  My favorite recipe is found here where I use my homemade applesauce to moisten the meat loaf.  This Weight Watcher’s recipe I tried on Gene and he actually liked it according to my notes. … Continue reading

Baked Potatoes in the Slow Cooker

Spring is here and that always means crank up the outdoor grill.  Some people will laugh when I say I have 2 outdoor electric grills, both are Weber grills, one is small and the other is bigger.  I have used charcoal and then mainly gas but for convenience sake I switched to electric. What a great … Continue reading

Honey Garlic Chicken in the Slow Cooker

This “healthy” recipe came from slenderkitchen.com in  my weekly “Ziplist” from Pinterest.  Most of my recipes come from cookbooks, magazines, Food Channels, friends, family and my own versions of recipes and in the last couple of years I have used the internet a lot more.  I love my computer for researching information related to ingredients or recipes … Continue reading

Turkey Breast in a Slow Cooker for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and I am thinking about cooking a turkey breast in my slow cooker in addition to a 16-18 lb. turkey.   One year the turkey weighed 24 lbs. – too heavy to manage!!!  See my post Roast Turkey.  Cute nephews anxious to dig into those turkeys 🙂 Something else that will make … Continue reading