Vegan Deviled Potatoes for Halloween

Vegan Deviled Potatoes for Halloween from Healthy Slow Cooking  made with @tastefulselect #katieskrops

This may be my favorite week of the year. Halloween is just around the corner, but there’s still time for me to create some new dishes for my Gothic dinner party on Saturday. We’re just beginning to decorate for the party and that’s fun too. Plus this year I will do some of the decorating which […]

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 […]

Fall Soup Creation – The Art of Soup

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I was at a wonderful food conference last weekend in upstate New York called Longhouse Revival. While it was much warmer than we expected in the morning there was enough of a chill in the air that made me long for bowls of piping hot soup. As soon as I got  home I made a slow […]

13 Easy Slow Cooker Oatmeals – Happy Almost Halloween!

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My friend Gail Davis from So Delicious reminded me that today is oatmeal day. I can’t believe it almost past me by! Since we’re so close to Halloween I selected 13 of my favorites for you to warm up with. So stay toasty and dry, and eat your oatmeal!

Potato Turnip Soup with Spring Greens Pesto

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A Spring CSA often seems much like a Winter one. There’s a great assortment of greens, turnips, and radishes. Granted the greens and turnips are baby ones instead of the turnip I got that  was as big as my head. Make life easy and turn your CSA into a quick meal by making this Potato Turnip […]

Vegan Autumn Lentil Soup

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This soup started with the gorgeous lentils above. I found them in a bulk bin at Whole Foods and fell in love. I knew that the red lentils wouldn’t stay red, but I had decided that the mixture would still look like autumn leaves after being cooked. Wrong! I also added these beautiful purple potatoes […]

Slow Cooker Gardein Beefless Tips in a Fresh Cherry Sauce

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I found some organic cherries hiding in the back of my fridge when I was cleaning the other day. I also had some Gardein Beefless Tips in the freezer. I thought why the heck not, and set out on one of my experiments. This was a very tasty one! I know some people don’t like […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Green Mashed Potatoes

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Ok, you and I know both that these are just mashed potatoes with puréed spinach. I have fancied them up with some Unsweetened So Delicious coconut milk and some smoked salt. But with St. Paddy’s day just around the corner it’s a perfect way to dress up tomorrow’s dinner. (Don’t panic the “beef” in the pic […]

Potato Turnip Soup Loves Dark Days Collard Pesto

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I love my greens and making up new ways to get my other half to eat them. Sometimes I’m successful and she even asks for more! This Collard Pesto was one of those successes. Mixed in with the soup it was a relationship that will definitely be celebrated in my house again soon. You can serve it […]

Slow Cooker Purple Hull Peas with Citrus Collards (Dark days week 3)

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For the 3rd week of the Dark Days Challenge I decided to not use polenta, pasta, or a wheat base for dinner. I figure those will be my backups and get used plenty over the next few months. I had a few red potatoes I got at the Raleigh market a little while ago. Like […]