Corned Beef and Cabbage in a slow cooker - from ascrumptiouslife.com

Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

Since St Patrick's Day is on a Tuesday, this year,  I thought I'd offer an easy method for preparing the traditional Corned Beef and Cabbage - using a slow cooker.  Put it on before you leave for work (or the pub) and it'll be almost ready when you get home.  Easy huh!  I think I'll be using this … [Read More...]

Cherry Crisp from ascrumptiouslife.com

Cherry Crisp

It's no secret that I love Fruit Crisps. I've posted a few Crisp recipes over the years.... The classic Apple Crisp,  Peach and Blueberry Crisp (using oatmeal in the topping), Pear and Cranberry Crisp and today - Cherry … [Read More...]

Vegetable Stew from ascrumptiouslife.com

Vegetable Stew

Roasting Vegetables is one of my favorite side dishes, but I was looking for a different twist.  Stewed Vegetables is a delicious way to 'eat your veggies'. It can be served cold (which I guess would make it ratatouille), but I like to eat it warm, especially in the colder … [Read More...]

Chicken, Rice and Spinach Soup from ascrumptiouslife.com

Chicken, Rice and Spinach Soup

I love slow cooker soups - they're SO easy.  Just put in all the ingredients in the slow cooker, turn it on and go!!  Today's recipe is for a thick and tasty Chicken Rice and Spinach Soup.  Perfect for this winter, that apparently isn't ending anytime soon (especially if you live in … [Read More...]

Moroccan Shepard's Pie from ascrumptiouslife.com

Moroccan Shepards Pie

I like to take a classic dish and switch up a few ingredients.  This time I'm starting with my Shepard's Pie, one of my favorite comfort foods.  I switched the topping to sweet potato and added some Moroccan spices, tomatoes and dates - Voila!   This dish is a nice way to introduce some different … [Read More...]

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