Slow-Cooker Recipe: Classic Beef Stew by Real Simple. Pair this classic beef stew with a loaf of crunchy bread, perfect for sopping up the gravy. Making in a slow cooker keeps preparation simple and you out of the kitchen.
Butternut Squash & Carrot Soup - Wondering what to do with the season's fresh butternut squash? Peel and dice it, then add it to this pureed squash-and-carrot soup. If you like, add toasted pumpkin seeds (pepitas) as a crunchy finish.