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Monday, March 20

Slow Cook Breakfast



March : Spring Forward with Less Stress


Learn the Crockpot Basics!!

Banana French Toast

  • 2 bananas, cut into 1/4" slices
  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 loaf French bread, cut into 1/2" cubes
  • 13 oz evaporated milk
  • 3 Tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 c chopped nuts (optional)

  1. Mix bananas with lemon juice.
  2. Put half bread cubes into slow cooker.  Top with bananas.  Then layer the rest of the bread cubes.
  3. Mix together eggs, milk, honey, vanilla, and cinnamon.  Pour evenly on bread cubes.
  4. Refrigerate bread 6-8 hours.
  5. Sprinkle bread with sugar (and nuts). Cover and cook on low 5-7 hours (or high 3-4 hours).

Spicy Breakfast Bake

  1. 2 lb ground italian (or hot) sausage
  2. 9 oz green chiles
  3. 4 corn tortilla, sliced in 1" strips
  4. 2 c shredded cheese
  5. 1/2 c milk
  6. 8 eggs
  7. 1/2 tsp cumin
  8. 1 sliced tomato
  9. salsa and sour cream, to taste

  • Brown sausage in skillet.  Drain.
  • Mix chiles, tortillas, sausage, and cheese in crockpot.
  • In bowl, mix eggs, milk, and cumin.  Pour over sausage mixture.  Refrigerate several hours.
  • Put sliced tomatoes over sausage mix.  Cover and cook 7-9 hours on low (or high 3-4 hours0.  
  • Serve with salsa and sour cream.

Crispy Granola


  • 2 c rolled oats
  • 1/4 c wheat germ
  • 1/2 c chopped nuts
  • 1/2 c coconut flakes
  • 1/2 c honey
  • 1/4 c cranberry juice
  • 1/4 c melted butter
  • 2 Tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 c dried fruit
  • 1/2 c raisins

  1. Mix oats, wheat germ, nuts, and coconut in slow cooker.
  2. In separate bowl, mix honey, juice, butter, sugar, and vailla.  Pour over oats.
  3. Cook uncovered on high 2-3 hours - stirring every half hour.
  4. Cover and cook on low 3-4 hours - stir regularly to prevent burnt spots.
  5. Mix in fruit and raisins after cooled.
  6. Stir in airtight container.
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