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Slow Cooker Sunday: Basic Split Pea Soup

“peas porridge hot, peas porridge cold, peas porridge in the pot nine days old” There’s nothing like hot soup on a cold, snowy day, and one of my favorites is split pea. There are precisely one bajillion variations, but here … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Moroccan Harira

Slow cookers are a natural for soups, especially bean based soups, because the beans really benefit from slow cooking. It’s cold, so soups satisfy, and so does spicy! Try it with Moroccan spice and see life warm up in many … Continue reading

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The Starch Solution: Slow Cooker Pizza Potatoes

When I bought Dr. John McDougall‘s new book¬†The Starch Solution¬†I was mostly interested in seeing how he explained his diet as a comprehensive lifestyle plan. His recent books have focused more on specific issues: heart health, women’s health and digestive … Continue reading

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Two Crockpots Equal a Week’s Eating

I truly believe that the crockpot is the best thing for cooking since the invention of fire. A few minutes of prep, and it does the rest of the work for you, unattended. It’s like a personal assistant in the … Continue reading

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