Maple Spiced Hot Toddy – Perfect for Fall!

Maple Spiced Toddy - bourbon, spices and tea brewed together for the perfect fall beverage! #toddy

I have to warn you that there is some gratuitous tableware in this post. I am drawn to steampunk things and that means lots of octopi (Octopuses?) and Krakens, not to mention goggles and crafty things. I got these dishes at Anthropologie last year. While they aren’t exactly for day to day use, I immediately fell in love with them. […]

4 Solutions to the Pumpkin Spice Controversy

Pumpkin Spice Cashew Creamer from HealthySlowCooking.com

I know, it’s a little to early for me to go all pumpkin crazy on you. There’s some information circulating about a certain coffee chain’s pumpkin spice drinks. I want to give you some easy vegan homemade alternatives to make sure you’re prepared for pumpkin season when it finally comes around. I’ve been telling you for years that the Pumpkin […]

Autumn Cinnamon Apple Biscuits

Autumn Cinnamon Apple Biscuits

  In the middle of pumpkin-everything-season make sure you don’t neglect those sweet, crisp apples. These biscuits are flavored with the essence of autumn – cinnamon, and they are packed full of juicy apples. Fall is finally here. I love having the house open and listening the rustling of the leaves as they just begin to […]

Autumn Salad with Hazelnut Balsamic Dressing and Another Roland Foods Giveaway

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  It’s day two of Roland Foods Week here at Healthy Slow Cooking! One of the surprises I received from them to try out was some Roland® Hazelnut Oil. The first thing I did was to take off the cap and smell it. It is like a liquid hazelnut. I grew up on pecans so hazelnuts have always […]

Fork and Beans Makes Autumn Harvest Soup and a Giveaway of Her Halloween Ebook

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If you don’t already know Cara Reed of Fork and Beans you are in for a huge treat. She’s the creative recipe developer behind tons of allergy friendly Halloween candy and that’s just a start. Her gluten-free, dairy-free and egg-free recipes are amazingly innovative and you must try her Cauliflower “Fish” Tacos. Of course you […]

Yosef of This American Bite makes Spicy Chickpeas and the bonus recipe is for Slow Cooker Pear Sauce

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First let me apologize for my blog malfunction Monday. Yosef was sick so I unscheduled the post, but somehow it still got emailed to everyone who subscribes to Healthy Slow Cooking. Sorry if you tried to go to a page that wasn’t on the blog. But this one is here – I promise! (Hopefully the […]

Kristina Sloggett Shares My Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce

Vegan Slow Cooking for Two Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce

I love Kristina’s blog, Spa Bettie, and am so excited to have her introduce one of my favorite recipes – Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce. This is a  must-make recipe to go along with fall. You know it’s time to start the pumpkin craziness! Her blog is stuffed full of innovative and approachable fun recipes. I […]

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup for 2 or 3

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup for Two or Three

  I figured I should follow up with a soup recipe this week after going on and on about my love for soup last week. Thick and hearty split pea soup is one of my favorites of all time. It shows up whenever the temp dips or when I believe it’s fall even if it […]

Be Different and Drink Sweet Potato Spice Frozen Lattes

Sweet Potato Spice Frozen Latte

    Pumpkin spice frozen coffee seems to have a cult following and just heating the name invokes thoughts of sweaters and multi-colored leaves.  It’s a knee jerk reaction that you just can’t help. While I certainly have a recipe for pumpkin spice lattes both hot and frozen sometimes you have to try something new […]

It’s Pumpkin Drink Time! Vegan Pumpkin Spice Cheap-o-chino and Maple-sweetened Pumpkin-Spiced Latte

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I’m actually had a much needed weekend away from home and work. I started this post ay my friend’s amazing farmhouse somewhere up North. After an amazing dinner and a perfect night’s sleep I snuck down to the screened in porch to get in a little writing before everyone got up. Until Cheryl came down […]