Food Friday

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With fall in the air, (ok so its been blistering hot this week around here but fall IS coming) my mind has been on finding some new fall recipes to try.  I enjoy simple (remember I am not a great cook) recipes that require minimal work but deliver a mouthful of delicious tastes. Crockpot recipes are great especially for the busy fall schedule that I have been acquiring. With preschool, dance class, swimming lessons, playdates, social events all filling up my calendar, dinner that I can prepare in the crock pot first thing in the morning or soup I can make up the day before and heat at dinner sounds like a great idea to me.  I really love when recipes make enough that their are leftovers as well, especially if it ends up being a tasty meal.  So when you have exhausted all your cook books where do you turn? Pintrest of course! Or in my case your just always checking pinterest so it makes finding new ideas simple. Here are some of the delicious looking recipes I have found that I am going to start incorporating into my meal planning over the next few weeks. Once I find our favourites I am sure I will have them on repeat.

Hearty Chicken Stew with Butternut Squash and Quinoa 

hearty quinoa

Cafe Rio Chicken Tortilla Soup 

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Lasagna Soup 

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Slow Cooker Potato Soup 

 

White Chicken Chili 

chicken chili

Crock Pot Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs 

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BBQ Beef Sandwiches 

bbq beef sandwiches

Santa Fe Chicken 

santa fe chicken

  And lets be honest we all love a little dessert here and there why not use our crock pots to do that too. These two recipes look so delicious I want to go make them right now. Problem is I would skip my main course and just go right to the dessert.

Crock Pot Pumpkin Pie 

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Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Crisp 

caramel apple crips

  So there is 10 new recipes for you to try. They all look extremely yummy and fairly easy. I think there is  something for everyone on this list. Now I need to get to work and start making them. Which ones look good to you? If you do make any of these please let me know I would love some feedback.

3 Comments
  • Cookin Canuck
    September 5, 2014

    There are so many great ideas here! Thanks so much for featuring my chicken butternut squash stew. I hope you have a chance to try it…it’s a never-fail favourite of ours.

  • Jessica @ Stuck On Sweet
    September 5, 2014

    So many delicious recipes! Thanks for highlighting my BBQ Beef Sandwiches!

  • Mary-Beth
    September 6, 2014

    I’ll be trying all of these for sure. Thanks for posting them.

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