Crock Pot Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal

      
Crock Pot Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 173 – Crock Pot Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal) Crock pot baked oatmeal is now in my regular breakfast rotation. I like it much better than traditional porridge-like oatmeal. Probably because it’s more like eating a muffin. A moist, dense, not-too-sweet muffin that keeps me energized for hours. If […]

Crock Pot Pineapple Pork

      
Crock Pot Pineapple Pork

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 167) This crock pot pineapple pork is another one of those ridiculously easy recipes that you can put together in a few minutes and then forget about for hours. (Have I mentioned lately how much I love loading up the slow cooker and then letting it do it’s […]

Slow Cooker Pineapple Pudding

      
Slow Cooker Pineapple Pudding

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 143) I don’t think I’d ever heard of pineapple pudding until seeing it recently on Southern Plate, where it made my mouth water. So, imagine my delight, when I came across a lighter, easier variation of pineapple pudding for the slow cooker. It’s got just 5 ingredients, all […]

Orange-Sauced Slow Cooker Hot Fruit

      
Slow Cooker Hot Fruit

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 96) The recipe for this orange-sauced slow cooker hot fruit caught my eye as I was skimming through Slow & Easy: Fast-Fix Recipes for Your Electric Slow Cooker the other day. It seemed different, but in a good way. When I think of fruit salad I think chilled, which […]

Orange Pineapple Muffin Cake

      
Slice of Orange Pineapple Muffin Cake

Called Orange Pineapple Muffin Cake, this easy, wholesome Pillsbury Bake-off contender from 1990 reminds me more of a scone than a muffin. As I was browsing through a copy of Pillsbury: Best of the Bake-off Cookbook: 350 Recipes from America’s Favorite Cooking Contest cookbook that I picked up during a recent Goodwill outing with Mom, […]

{Recipe Redux} Molded Cranberry Jello Salad

      
Molded Cranberry Jello Salad

I know it’s not cool to admit this and I’m definitely dating myself, but I like love jello, especially the molded salads made with Jell-O gelatin that you can count on to show up on holiday dinner tables all around America this time of year. They certainly classify as “retro” or “vintage side dishes,” the topic […]