Crockpot Orange Chicken


3-4 chicken breasts, cubed 1/3c flour olive oil 1/2 tsp salt 1tsp balsamic vinevar 3tb ketchup 6 oz orange juice concentrate 4tb brown sugar


Dredge chicken in flour. Brown chicken in a skillet coated with olive oil heated over medium high heat. Once browned, put chicken in the crockpot. Mix remaining ingredients and […]

Crockpot baked beans

Forget about watching pots for hours to prevent burning, make your baked beans in a crockpot and let them cook all day until dinner! Delicious beans that are filling and satisfying.


1lb dry beans, great white northern 1lb bacon 1 onion, minced ¼ c tomato paste ½ c brown sugar ¼ c molasses Vegetable […]

Mom’s Beef Stew

When I think of beef stew,this is what I crave. I don’t often buy beef for stew meat, so we don’t eat this too much, but that helps to keep this meal a special one. I remember my mom making this when I was a kid, and I was so happy to have her recipe […]

Venison Stew

I didn’t get a picture of this. I’m not really used to taking lots of pictures of food, but I am trying because I realize it can be helpful to see what you might consider cooking. All I can say about venison stew is – yum!! Hearty and oh so good. Ingredients:

2lbs stew meat […]

Beef Tips & Gravy Over Noodles

This is a delicious meal, and when cooked right the meat is so tender! I have cooked this over the wood stove and also in a dutch oven on the regular stove. The key is to keep it simmering, not boiling.


1lb stew meat (I cut chuck roast into bite sized pieces) 2TB flour […]