Category: Recipes

Slow-Cooker Smothered Chicken

This dish turned out pretty well, although it seemed to be lacking some flavor.  I think perhaps the sauce could have benefited from something like Cajun spices and/or more cheese (like Parmesan), but I’ll have to test that on my […]

Mexajita Chicken

This recipe was good from the aspect that it was extremely easy.  The prep time was maybe 10 minutes or so.  That being said, however, I wasn’t particularly impressed with the end result.  It wasn’t bad by any measure, but […]

Slow Cooker Mozzarella Meatballs

If you’re looking for an ‘easy’ recipe – this is not it.  This recipe was spawned from an even more complex recipe that I simplified – but it still ended up being difficult.  Due to the mozzarella perhaps, the meatballs […]

Slow Cooker Taco Soup

Just made this soup today, and it was super easy (and it turned out great!).  I’ve just got a few suggestions: As with any soup made in a slow cooker, it’s extremely hot when served.  I’d highly recommend letting it […]

Kalua Pig in a Slow Cooker

This recipe didn’t seem quite as well received as others that I’ve made with the family, but it was good nonetheless.  I personally liked the taste/texture, and I don’t think anyone else really had an issue with the taste.  The […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Tetrazzini

Note that this recipe appears to be very similar in nature to the chicken stroganoff recipe I posted previously.  If I had to choose, however, between the stroganoff and this tetrazzini, I would go with this for a few reasons: […]

Sesame Chicken for Slow Cooker

[INGREDIENTS] 1 1/2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1/2 cup honey 1/4 cup soy sauce 2 tablespoons ketchup 2 tablespoons dried minced onion 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 2 teaspoons cornstarch 3 tablespoons water sesame seeds […]

My Supplement and Drug Regimen

In an attempt to improve my general health, increase my cognitive performance, and improve my longevity I take a set of supplements each morning and evening.  These are the supplements I take and my reasoning behind them.  Note that while […]

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken

[INGREDIENTS] 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 (18 ounce) bottle barbeque sauce 1/4 cup distilled white vinegar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes [DIRECTIONS] (1) Put chicken breast halves in a slow […]

Southern Grits Casserole

[INGREDIENTS] 6 cups water 2 cups uncooked grits (not instant grits!!!) 1/2 cup butter, divided 3 cups shredded Cheddar cheese, divided 1 pound ground pork sausage 12 eggs 1/2 cup milk salt and pepper to taste [DIRECTIONS] (1) Preheat oven […]