CrockPot Italian Meatball Soup

      
CrockPot Italian Meatball Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 174 – Crock Pot Italian Meatball Soup) I think one of keys to making Weight Watchers work for the long haul is finding recipes that will please the entire family. This crockpot Italian Meatball soup is a great example. It doesn’t taste like “diet” food. Because it’s not. […]

Easy Crock Pot Corn Chowder

      
easy crock pot corn chowder

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 160) This easy crock pot corn chowder is the kind of recipe that makes me very, very happy. For several reasons… It’s easy to make with the most basic of pantry ingredients. It manages to be rich, creamy and delicious and good for you while being very low […]

Slow Cooker Moroccan Vegetarian Stew

      
Slow Cooker Moroccan Vegetarian Stew

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 151) Before I forget, the winner of my most recent crock pot giveaway is Kenna Routh. Congratulations, Kenna! And thanks to everyone who participated. I’m planning to have the next giveaway to celebrate when my Facebook Page reaches 5,000 fans. We’re getting really close. Last time I checked […]

Hearty Slow Cooker Beef Stew

      
Hearty Slow Cooker Beef Stew

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 130) I’m beginning to think I was crazy to challenge myself to use my crock pot everyday for a year to make Weight Watchers friendly recipes and post them here. Stephanie made it look so easy. It’s Not! On the bright side – this year-long project is now […]

Slow Cooker Toscana Soup Made Lighter

      
Slow Cooker Toscana Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 101) Are you a fan of Olive Garden’s Soup and Salad special? My mom and I are. So Olive Garden is a frequent choice when we meet for lunch. This slow cooker toscana soup is a lighter, healthier, easier adaptation of their famous Zuppa Toscana. I substituted hot […]

Slow Cooker Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

      
Slow Cooker Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 98) Every time I sit down to a plate of scalloped potatoes I ask myself why I don’t make them more often. They’re an old class that I’ve loved since I was a kid. And the addition of a little ham and cheese turns them into a deliciously […]

Slow Cooker Saint Nicholas Soup

      
Slow Cooker St Nicholas Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 87) Have you recovered yesterday’s festivities? Are you feeling as full as I am? If you are, I’ve got the perfect antidote: Slow Cooker Saint Nicholas Soup, a simple pureed winter root vegetable soup. I don’t know about you, but my body is always relieved when I serve […]

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 […]

Slow Cooker Bean Barley Soup

      
Slow Cooker Bean Barley Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 76) Here’s an easy slow cooker bean barley soup, healthy and satisfying, that comes together in minutes and can simmer in the crock pot for hours. It’s perfect for this hectic time of year. To save time in the morning ,  you could toss everything into the crock […]

Slow Cooker Manhattan Clam Chowder

      
Slow Cooker Manhattan Chowder

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 56) This slow cooker Manhattan clam chowder is another first for me. I’m usually a New England chowder kinda girl. I’ve eaten Manhattan clam chowder a few times in restaurants, but had never attempted making it myself. ‘Til now. Zesty and flavorful, this slow cooker Manhattan clam chowder […]

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes with Spinach and Dill

      
Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes with Spinach and Dill

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 50) Looking for a unique twist on make ahead slow cooker mashed potatoes? I hope you’ll try these slow cooker mashed potatoes with spinach and dill. They’re creamy, flavorful and deliciously different. Definitely splurge worthy if you’re a mashed potato lover, which I am. The recipe instructs you […]

Easy Crock Pot Baked Potatoes

      
Easy Crock Pot Baked Potatoes

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 44) Did you know you could make easy crock pot baked potatoes? To avoid heating up the oven, my default way to prepare baked potatoes is either the microwave or toaster oven. But since this is my year of Weight Watchers friendly crock pot cooking, I decided to […]

Slow Cooker Potato Cauliflower Soup Recipe

      
Slow Cooker Potato Cauliflower Soup

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking, Day 21) This slow cooker potato cauliflower soup is easy, healthy and very tasty. Then again, I don’t think I ever met a potato soup I didn’t like. (It must have something to do with being half Irish.) This slow cooker potato cauliflower soup is no exception. You can […]

Slow Cooker Corn and Shrimp Chowder

      
Slow Cooker Corn and Shrimp Chowder

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking, Day 19) This slow cooker corn and shrimp chowder is a winner in my book. I adapted the recipe slightly from one in Fix-It and Forget-It New Cookbook: 250 New Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes! The recipe called for 12 ounces of cooked shrimp I had only about 8 ounces of […]

Easy Slow Cooker Kielbasa Sauerkraut Potatoes

      
Slow Cooker Kielbasa Sauerkraut Potatoes

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking, Day 18) Celebrate Crocktober with this super easy slow cooker kielbasa sauerkraut potatoes dish! It was a big hit when I made it Sunday. With just 5 ingredients, this easy slow cooker kielbasa sauerkraut potatoes dinner couldn’t be easier. Or tastier. I adapted the recipe from one I found […]