This slow cooker oatmeal is soy-free, gluten-free, and full of chocolaty goodness. It uses cocoa, So Delicious Coconut Milk, unsweetened coconut, and slivered almonds to mimic the taste of an Almond Joy.
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Archive for the ‘Crockpot’ Category
Easy Mexican-style beans in the crock pot.
This was the best vegan stuffing I’ve ever tasted. Even the meat eaters loved it and commented that the mushroom gave it a wonderful texture. I adapted this recipe from one I found somewhere on the internet. I wasn’t exact on the spice measurements (meaning I didn’t level off the top of the measuring spoon).
A delicious Fall stew you can make in your crockpot or in a regular saucepan.
This comes from the McDougall newsletter. I made this in the crockpot last Friday, and we are STILL eating it! It makes an enormous amount. The taste is similar to baked beans–we’ve been calling it “Sweet Beans.” It’s good, but it’s more like a side dish, so don’t make it unless you are feeding a crowd, are planning to freeze some, or can figure out a way to halve the recipe.
A very simple but satisfying soup–actually more like a stew. Put it in your crockpot in the morning, and come home to a wonderful meal!
1 15 oz can black beans — rinsed & drained
1 15 oz can red beans — rinsed & drained…
An easy crockpot dish using just two ingredients for delicious flavorful beans without any fat. You must soak the beans the night before.
1 16 oz can black-eyed peas
1 16 oz can navy beans…
This is a ‘tried and true’ recipe that I have been making for many years. It really is delicious, and perfect for this season….
1 cup finely chopped onions
1 cup finely chopped carrots…
Zucchini is nutritious and this recipe makes it easy to make and extremely delicious.
Use fire-roasted crushed tomatoes, if available, to give this recipe a robust smoky taste. If time permits, make it in advance. It tastes even better the second day.
Chopping the vegetables takes a little time, but after turning everything into the slow cooker, the machine does all the work. Serve over brown rice.
1 onion, minced
2 stalks celery, diced…
- Pinquito Bean and Quinoa Taco FillingIn the past, beans were considered a humble food, a source of protein for the common folk before it became affordable to eat meat daily. Today, beans are generally seen as a side dish (barbecued beans)–or the province of vegetarians. People tend to think of them as bland and boring, and cooks often add meat […]
- Seeds of a Sea ChangeA while back someone on McDougall Friends started a thread asking how long or how many times others had been exposed to information about a plant-based diet before taking the plunge. Lots of people had a simple answer such as “after I saw Forks Over Knives.” Another remarked that it happened both all at once […]