There is nothing better than a pot of chili on a cold day. There is also nothing better than something that you can throw in the slow cooker, go do your 500 things, and come home to a delicious hearty meal. I am always looking for meals that I can make in my Crock-Pot—because let's face it, there are only so many hours in the day. Between getting your kids to school, work, trying to squeeze in a workout, after-school activities, and homework, time flies. Therefore, the crock is a parent’s best friend.
If you're like me, you often find yourself wondering What to do with all that leftover turkey from the Thanksgiving and Christmas meals? There always comes that point when everyone is sick and tired of turkey in all it's forms. That's when I disguise it in a simple chili! ...more
Fall has been slow to arrive here, but I had to give in and just start making my fall favorites anyway! Chili is one of my favorite fall and winter meals. Nothing warms you up form the inside-out like a bowl of chili! My kids actually love chili. I know a lot of kids don’t like beans and prefer things not all mixed together. When Roo asked about what was in the chili early on, I told him “magic beans” and he’s been good with it ever since....more