I use my crockpot ALOT. For some reason it makes me feel like someone else is doing the cooking for me whilst I happily go about my day. It also makes the house smell warm and delicious and cozy.
This will set your insides aglow with joy.
Mexican Bean Soup
1 package each dry chick peas and lentils
1 can drained dark red kidney beans
1 can Mexican stewed tomatoes
1 -2 quarts water
1 minced shallot, 1/2 cup each chopped celery and carroty
cumin, salt, chili powder to taste…and a tbsp of brown sugar
1/2 cut olive oil
Toss it in the pot and let cook on low for about 8 hours.
Serve with avocado or quest fresco.
Great food makes for a great life, I believe it.