Crockpots are truly wonderful devices. When properly deployed they can give the illusion of amazing time compression. With enough water a crockpot can turn lima beans, onions, garlic, salt, and pepper into a very tasty meal base for a week.
My approach is to drink plenty of water before bed time, start the crockpot and during the night whenever nature calls the wondrous aroma prompts me to check the water level of the crockpot.
A fluid paradox that leads to a week's worth of creamy lima beans in what feels like no time.Kenneth Tucker
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