Tomato Basil Parmesan Soup
linked from Pinterest: http://www.pinfoody.com/tomato-basil-parmesan-soup-in-the-crockpot/
This did take some prep work to get everything in the crock pot, then you need to allow yourself another 45 min before you want to serve to make the roux and add the cheese, etc. After eating, we both thought it could be even better (and more decadent) with some lobster or crab meat added before serving.
THEN, after dinner and a walk, we ate dessert:
No Bake Nutella Cheesecake
linked from Pinterest: http://andyandbelle.blogspot.com/2012/05/no-bake-nutella-cheesecake.html
I didn't have Oreos on hand, so I used some other cookies for the crust. I also didn't use Nutella, but Justin's Chocolate Hazelnut Butter (which is pretty much organic Nutella). And I forgot to add the vanilla. But it turned out just fine - was quite rich and fun to eat out of jars.
My adorable assistant: