We are making slow cooker sweet potato, chicken and quinoa chilli, part of the #YTMM Crocktober video collaboration. A super delicious, healthy and easy meal to put together in the crockpot!
FULL RECIPE: http://amidstthechaos.ca/2015/05/slow-cooker-sweet-potato-quinoa-soup/
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Simplify Your Life With These Cooking Tips
Making meals every day can become humdrum. Consider shaking things up by learning how to improve your cooking skills. Cooking does not have to be only about eating: you can have a lot of fun preparing a meal and discover new things. These are some nice culinary tips to get started.
A good tip when using cooking oil is to put some on the sides of the pan while cooking. This way, it will already be hot when it gets near the food. Doing this will give you maximum flavor when your meal is finished cooking.
When you are seasoning meats, try cooking a small piece first and testing it out, before making all of it. Take care when seasoning foods like hamburgers, meatloaf or meatballs. Do not cook everything right after adding the seasoning. It is a good idea to cook a small portion of the meat first. After you do this you can either completely cook it or add more seasoning as you see fit.
You can use it on a variety of foods, not just meat. Sprinkle it on roasted pumpkin seeds to create a savory snack, or add it to your scrambled eggs. Simply sprinkling on these kinds of seasonings can turn your dish into an instant hit.
Whatever you may be cooking, using fresh foods is always better than canned, dried, or frozen. Use fresh foods any time you can, as they bring out the best flavor of the dish, and can be real money-savers too.
Cooking creatively while implementing these tips may cause you to discover a new hobby. Cooking can be very enjoyable, and you can learn much about food in the process. It can even be quite an eye-opener about you when you become aware of your cooking loves. The more you cook, the better your food will taste.