Category Archives: Crockpot


Thai Roast Pork Loin

So it’s no secret that I’m leaving the Army in a few months.  Still working on, you know, a plan and all but lately some BIG things have been happening and we’ve got some tentative stuff in the works.  There’s a couple directions it could … Read more


Roasted Beef Tongue

This is an oldie but a goodie.  My original beef tongue post went up like….a whole year ago…when even Ross didn’t read my blog.  I’ve made beef tongue quite a few times since, and have discovered that, yet again, the crock pot makes it a … Read more

Crockpot Cider Braised Pork Belly

I killed an entire pork belly in a weekend.  I mean, maybe that’s not totally surprising since I haven’t stopped eating all week.  At least I like to think I was binging of quality food.  And pork belly = one giant slab of bacon… Read more

Pumpkin Chicken Soup

So I was having some MAJOR digestive issues all week—and still am.  It’s awful.  Not sure if it’s nerves about the competition or some of these bizarre herbs I’ve have to take to make me pee out these last five pounds before show time, but … Read more

Booze-Infused Rosemary Chicken

OK, so it’s no secret that my crock pot is my absolute most valuable possession.   Like…it’ll totally be the first thing I grab in a fire.  (Wedding rings can totally be replaced.  And upgraded.)  I also love wine.  And I was so lazy last night … Read more