Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Quick Rice Pudding in the Crockpot

 

We had so much left over, cooked rice from our Thai take out, that I found myself searching Pinterest for a easy and quick way to use it. My issue with my eye has me feeling somewhat nauseous, due to medication and blurred vision, so something soothing and comforting like old fashioned rice pudding sounded perfect. This recipe, for the crock pot, was very simple and just required mixing all the ingredients together, putting the mixture in the crock pot and letting it cook on high for only 2 hours. Definitely an easy recipe when you are not feeling well. It tasted wonderful - very creamy and with flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg. I used golden raisins and they were a delicious addition. The original pin and recipe can be found here.

I head back to the ophthamologislat this morning to see if there has been any improvement. That should give an idea for further treatment. I am hoping for good news :-)

Have a great day!

 

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26 comments:

  1. Your recipe looks so good. Rice pudding and bread pudding are favorites of mine. I'll have to try yours.
    Praying for healing for you.
    Balisha

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  2. So sorry to hear about your eye. Were you having some sort of problems beforehand or did the pain just come on all of a sudden? Sure hope it heals quickly. I love rice pudding. In the Middle East, the flavor it with rosewater and it is absolutely delicious. Have a great week. Tammy

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  3. Great idea for the leftover rice we have from take-outs! I sure hope you get good news on your eye today! That must be so painful!
    Liz

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  4. Hopefully, you will feel better soon! I love rice pudding.

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  5. Hope you're feeling better soon, Vicki... the rice pudding looks positively scrumptous!

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  6. I am hoping for good news for you too . . . and with the sicky feeling tummy! Rice pudding looks and sounds good!

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  7. Praying for you, Vicki. Hope you recover very quickly. Your rice pudding looks good, and I liked seeing the Easter baskets you made for your girls. Yes, even the "big kids" like Easter baskets!
    Hugs, Beth

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  8. Thanks for the tip! I am going to try it!
    We love rice-pudding around here.... :)

    hugs x
    Crystelle
    Crystelle Boutique

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  9. It looks jummy, and it must be.:D

    Viola
    http://wunderbarkleider.blogspot.com

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  10. We love rice pudding around here, but I never thought of putting it in the crockpot. Cool idea.

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  11. oh yum this reminds me of my grandmother's rice pudding

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  12. Great idea, looks yummy! Found you at Share Your Cup Thursday. Hope your eyes are improved soon.

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  13. Rice pudding is pure comfort food. I always think of the book (and movie) Heartburn by Nora Ephron, when rice pudding is served often as a form of comfort. I hope you feel better soon!

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  14. Good idea.Thank you for joining Home Sweet Home.
    Sherry

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  15. Hi Vicki, so sorry about your eyes! Hope you get some relief soon. I love rice pudding, hubby not so much. I think I might just make a batch for little old me! lol! Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  16. Yum! I heart Rice Pudding! Thanks for sharing this at Shine on Fridays!

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  17. Visiting from the Pinterest Party. Just pinned your recipe!!

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  18. coming over from the Power of Pinterest Party...and I'm glad I did..I Love Rice pudding

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  19. Ahh...rice pudding. Brings back so many childhood memories.

    Great to have you at Seasonal Sundays.

    - The Tablescaper

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  20. this does sound like a real comfort food. I haven't had this since Mom made it years ago - I do appreciate you sharing with Home and Garden Thursday,
    Kathy

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  21. This looks amazing!! So sorry to hear about your eye. Prayers for healing!Thank you so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent this week. Enjoy the rest of your week. :)
    Hugs
    Kathy

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  22. I love rice pudding and my crock-pot. Using your crock-pot looks like a great way to make it.
    Thanks for linking up at Saturday Dishes "CROCK-POT" blog hop.
    I pinned it.
    Blessings,
    Diane Roark
    www.recipesforourdailybread.com

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  23. What a great use of leftover rice! I hope your eye issue is well behind you. Thanks for sharing at Saturday Dishes.

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  24. I am featuring this recipe on my blog. Stop by and check it out. Your picture links bank to you.
    Blessings,
    Diane Roark
    http://recipesforourdailybread.com/2014/02/15/featured-crock-pot-recipes-from/

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