Yes, you can bake bread in crock pots! And it couldn't be easier to do.I have an old bread machine that does it all after you dump the ingredients into it and while a slow cooking crock pot is not that easy, it is pretty close. The time it takes to mix, knead and get the dough into the crock … [Read more...] about How to Bake Homemade Bread in a Slow Cooking Crock Pot
Let's say you have a lot of dried meat, jerky, properly stored and preserved for your family's needs and it is now time to pull it out and use it. Are you going to hand your family a hard piece of dried meat and let them chew on it or are you going to use it in a prepared recipe? Chewy jerky is … [Read more...] about How to Re-hydrate Dried Meat
What's easier than using a Crock Pot or other slow cooker to prepare a meal? Preparing your ingredients and freezing them before hand so all you have to do is take it out of the freezer the night before you want to use it, let it thaw overnight in the refrigerator and in the morning put it in and … [Read more...] about Prepped Meals: Pre-Mixed and Frozen Slow Cooker Meals for an Easy Meal
Crock pot desserts? Who would have thought! From very basic sweetened biscuits to crockpot cobbler and crock pot rocky road cake recipes, these slow cooker recipes are sure to steal your heart!Oh fall and winter, I am so ready for you! You bring crock pots back into my regular rotation and for … [Read more...] about Crock Pot Desserts for A Hassle Free Finale to Dinner!
Wow! I didn't even know it was possible to make my own yeast. What a great idea! I am going to learn this along with you and I am quite excited to think I can bake bread without opening a packet of yeast bought from the store. I might not actually make my own yeast but I do want the freedom of … [Read more...] about How To Make Your Own Yeast