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    Sauerkraut Pork and Dumplings

    April 17, 2012 Dear Crock-Pot, I know you and I have led a checkered past. Your broken lid and my tendency to leave you in the cupboard for months on end is proof enough of that. Let’s be honest. I’ve been downright neglectful in choosing the other kitchen gadgets over you. You’ve been the last one picked to join the dinner team far too many times. It happens. But in my defense Crock-Pot, you haven’t always played fair either. Food so burnt it took three days to scrub you clean. The way you make every inch of the house smell the same for days. (How do you even make the…