Category: Cooking With Tam

Smothered Sister Chops

Posted June 28, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Cooking, Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Smothered Sister Chops

When it comes to pork chops, there is nothing I love eating more than those that have been well seasoned and pan-fried to perfection. In fact, I’ve been known to fry up some chops just like the ones I’m talking about.  Back when my cooking experience was limited, frying pork chops used to be the […]

Strawberry Delight

Posted February 11, 2018 by tambarr1 in Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Strawberry Delight

When it comes to cooking, there are two things that I love: slow cooking and semi-homemade recipes.  So today on While I Was Busy Thinking, I am sharing a semi-homemade recipe that one of my former students shared with me. Like me, she is now an educator, a wife, and a mommy, and we are […]

Soup, Glorious Soup!

Posted January 18, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Cooking, Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Soup, Glorious Soup!

Slow-Cooker Beef Vegetable Soup The other day, I cooked one of my childhood favorites, Beef Vegetable Soup.  Ann, my other mother, used to make the best beef vegetable soup when I was growing up.  As soon as she came home from the store with stew beef, cans of Veg-all and tomato paste, I knew what […]

Friday Fajita Fiesta

Posted May 5, 2017 by tambarr1 in Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Friday Fajita Fiesta

  In case you hadn’t noticed, today is Cinco de Mayo, and in its honor and also because I love Mexican food, I am going to share with you a quick fajita Slow-Cooker meal that will take you literally no time to whip up.  I love this recipe because everything you need is already prepared, you […]

Loving Slow Cooking

Posted February 5, 2017 by tambarr1 in Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Loving Slow Cooking

  I am sure that I have mentioned more than once here on the blog that I love slow cooking.  It’s easy, and it helps me when I am in a crunch for time. Now that the baby is here, I know I’m going to be getting a lot more use out of my slow […]