Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker

What is Slow Cooker?

The Crock-Pot has become synonymous with the slow cooker, in the same manner that people "Xerox" documents instead of "copying" them and ask for a "Kleenex" instead of a "tissue." The only problem is, sometimes people think that they’re two different things when they’re really not; despite the company’s marketing, which claims that they are the original inventor of the device, a slow cooker is a slow cooker and the Crock-Pot is just a brand.

Slow Cooker Shopping Tips

Try to create a balanced meal when shopping: look for a starch, a protein, and some greens.

Slow Cooker Cooking How-Tos

When preparing meals try to avoid repetition of similar foods and flavors - aim for variety in textures, colors, and cooking methods.

More On Slow Cooker

from "Fix-It and Forget-It Lightly" p221
This apple cider will make your house smell devine and be a nice hot beverage waiting for a crowd on a cold day.
A Marjorie Hanks recipe direct from Lake Eden, Minnesota.