Slow Cooker Lasagna Soup

      
Slow Cooker Lasagna Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 178 – Slow Cooker Lasagna Soup) I’ve been on a bit of an Italian food kick recently. I just can’t seem to get enough of it. So, when I came across this recipe for a lighter version Paula Deen’s  Tastes Like Lasagna Soup on Spectacled Owl’s Roundup of 50 Weight Watchers […]

Crockpot Cocktail Sausages

      
Slow Cooker Smoked Sausages

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 110) What is it about crock pot cocktail sausages that make them so impossible to resist? If you want to be the hero of your next game day gathering, stir together a batch of these sweet and spicy glazed cocktail sausages. Toss them into your crock pot and […]

Slow Cooker Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

      
Slow Cooker Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 84) I made this slow cooker chicken and sausage gumbo over the weekend and really liked how it turned out. It was easy to put together and tasted great. As a starting off point, I used the recipe for slow cooker chicken sausage gumbo from Betty Crocker’s Slow […]

Slow Cooker Root Vegetables Sausage Stew

      
Slow Cooker Root Vegetables

Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 76) We enjoyed this slow cooker root vegetables sausage stew for dinner Friday night, with Mac and my brother, Peter. Served with crusty French bread, it made a hearty, satisfying meal, perfect for this time of year. All four of us agreed that it was tasty and worthy […]

Sausage Cherry Tomato Spinach Pasta

      
Sausage Cherry Tomato Spinach Pasta

Does this sausage cherry tomato spinach pasta look challenge worthy to you? I received a great package of pasta and olive oil from the folks at Delverde Pasta. Along with an invitation to “Dish Your Blog with Delverde” for a chance to win a trip to NYC. This is sausage cherry tomato spinach pasta is […]

Easy Spanish Rice Beans Sausage One Pot Meal

      
Spanish Rice Beans Sausage

I made this easy Spanish rice beans sausage dish recently for dinner. I was looking for a quick and easy one pot meal I could make in minutes using ingredients I had on hand. That’s not too much to ask, is it? One secret for getting dinner on the table in minutes is having already […]

Rustic Italian Zucchini “Sauce” with Penne and Chicken Sausage

      
Pasta with Zucchini and Sausage 2

This simple and delicious rustic Italian zucchini “sauce” with pasta is the first recipe from The Kitchen Counter Cooking School: How a Few Simple Lessons Transformed Nine Culinary Novices into Fearless Home Cooks, a wonderful book that jumped off the shelf to me during a visit to Powell’s Books in Portland several weeks ago. Written by […]

Slow Cooker Cabbage Soup with Chicken Apple Sausage

      
Slow Cooker Cabbage Soup with Chicken Apple Sausage

This slow cooker cabbage soup with chicken apple sausage is adapted from a recipe for cabbage soup with kielbasa that caught my eye in the Weight Watchers cookbook,  Simply Delicious : 245 No-Fuss Recipes–All 8 POINTS or Less. I substituted chicken apple sausage for the kielbasa and tossed everything into the slow cooker instead of making […]