Slow Cooker Gingersnap Pot Roast

Slow Cooker Gingersnap Pot Roast | Melanie Makes

Forget your typical pot roast!  This Slow Cooker Gingersnap Pot Roast not only takes minimal time to prepare but the end result is anything but ordinary.  A gingersnap crusted roast is cooked over a bed of sweet potatoes and carrots.  The end result?  A bit sweet, a bit spicy and definitely a meal that will […]

Slow Cooker Spicy Orange Beef

Slow Cooker Spicy Orange Beef | Melanie Makes

Forget ordering take-out!  A bed of whole wheat linguine holds strips of orange and red pepper flaked speckled strips of flank steak.  A sprinkle of sliced green onions later and this Spicy Orange Beef is the easiest Asian style meal you’ll ever create at home! 

Slow Cooking Through Summer Week + Giveaway

Slow Cooking Through Summer Week | Melanie Makes

I’m collaborating with five other bloggers to present a week of new slow cooker recipes and an amazing giveaway.

Raspberry Wasabi Shrimp Tostadas

Raspberry Wasabi Shrimp Tostadas | Melanie Makes

These Raspberry Wasabi Shrimp Tostadas are a light and easy Summer meal.   A handful of greens are piled onto a crisped tortilla along with fresh raspberries and diced avocados. Oven baked shrimp and a drizzle of raspberry wasabi sauce finish this main course that couldn’t be easier to prepare.

Pesto and Cream Cheese Christmas Tree Appetizer

Pesto and Cream Cheese Christmas Tree Appetizer | Melanie Makes

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Double Grilled Cheese Barbecue Chicken BLT

Double Grilled Cheese Barbecue Chicken BLT | Melanie Makes

 A simple sandwich that tastes anything but simple!  This Double Grilled Cheese Barbecue Chicken BLT is a meal in and of itself.  Grilled barbecue chicken, greens, bacon, tomato and red onion are housed between two grilled cheese sandwiches.  Look no further, this is the sandwich you didn’t know you had been dreaming of.