Showing posts from October, 2010

Crockpot Lasagna

1  lb ground beef 3 tbsp chopped garlic 12 oz can tomato paste 28 oz can tomato sauce 2 cups cottage cheese 8 oz. fat free mozzarella cheese 1 cup reduced fat mozzarella cheese 1/2 cup shredded parmesan 16 oz uncooked lasagna noodles salt, oregano, pepper, Italian seasonings   Directions 1. Brown beef in frying pan with onion & garlic. Add tomato sauce, tomato paste, seasonings, & cook long enough to warm. 2. Spoon a layer of meat sauce on bottom of crockpot 3. Add a double layer of lasagna noodles (break to fit) 4. Top with cheeses 5. Repeat layers 6. Cover & cook on low for 4-5 hours   Number of Servings: depends on how hungry they are

Southwestern Chicken

Chicken in a crockpot is easy. Here's a couple of recipes you can try. Just throw them in the pot, turn them on low…and let them cook for about 5 hours.    Crockpot Southwestern Chicken 2-16 oz. cans of sweet corn, drained 1-16 oz. can black beans, rinsed and drained 1-16 oz. jar of salsa (mild-hot, your preference) 3 whole boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 cup low fat or fat free shredded cheddar cheese    Italian Crockpot chicken    Ingredients Philly Fat Free cream cheese, 1 block (8oz) 1 can of cream of chicken soup, 98% Fat Free 1 package Good Seasons Italian Dressing mix 6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts   Directions Spray crockpot with nonstick spray. Place chicken in crockpot, top with italian dressing mix. Cut cream cheese into cubes, spread out over chicken. Pour can of soup over all. Cover, cook on low 6-8hrs, or low 4-6hrs.

Crockpot Orange Chicken

Quick and easy to fix, Baby....the way dinner ought to be!!    Yes, this will take some time to cook… but it doesn't take that time to to fix it. You can make this and your wife will love you for it. Your kids will clean up the dishes, and your neighbor will cut your grass. Ingredients 4 lg. chicken breasts, boneless, skinless (approx. 3.5 lbs.) 6 Tbsp. Flour 2/3 c. Smuckers Sugar Free Orange Marmalade 2/3 c. Jack Daniel's BBQ Sauce 4 Tbsp. Kikkoman Light Soy Sauce 2 Tbsp. Ginger, fresh grated (or jarred) Directions Put chicken and flour into a bag and toss together. Place the chicken in the crockpot. Add the rest of the ingredients, cover and cook on low for 6 - 8 hours, or on high for 3 - 4 hours. They say it makes enough for 8. Not at my house. This is enough for four… maybe 5 people.

Word Can Not Publish This Post - Solved

Title: Word Can Not publish this Post - Solved It always happens when I'm in a hurry. I spend my 10 minutes in the morning following/creating various posts to different blogs that I post info to. After spending 10 minutes to create the blog entry in OneNote (I use OneNote because of the link to the online tools) I was ready to right click and "blog this'. When you publish this way, OneNote sends it to Word, and you use the Blog Tab to manage/publish your entries. I like it. It's easy. And it works. ALL of the time…no problems in over three years. But this morning.… something went wrong. I couldn't publish… and I had no time to figure it out. I Googled for a solution, planning on fixing it pronto.. And moving on. But that wasn't to be. I wound up spending about an hour on it, trying all the solutions I found.. But nothing worked. There are over 15 blogs in my MS Account Manager, so I didn't REALLY want to do it… but all of the solutions