If your crockpot is languishing in the pantry because all of your slow-cooker recipes are designed to feed an entire crowd, Hope Comerford’s latest cookbook, “Fit-It and Forget-It” Cooking for Two ( comes to your rescue. 

This is an ideal cookbook for singles wanting to make two servings, one for now, one for later, empty nester couples, and newlyweds who like variety in their daily menus. Comerford has included 150 small-batch slow cooker recipes, most of them familiar comfort foods with a creative twist. Among the easy to follow recipe suggestions, each accompanied by mouthwatering photography of the final result, are Bacony Spinach and Artichoke Dip, Coney Hot Dogs, Beef Stew for Two, White Chili and Sweet and Sour Chicken. There is something for everyone’s taste, from vegan, pasta, beef, poultry and stews to something for the sweet tooth in the desserts category.

“Fix-It and Forget-It Cooking for Two” by Hope Comerford – Gotta Love It!