Need to cook

Need to cook

Crock Pot Breakfast

Crock Pot Breakfast

Needlessto say, it wasn’t the smooth, easy morning I had envisioned. The oats were so cooked on to the sides of my crockpot, that I had to use a razorblade scraper to scrape it off the sides, even after days of soaking
Crock Pot Chicken and Rice Dinner

Crock Pot Chicken and Rice Dinner

The meal darn near makes itself cooking all day, and clean up is always quick and easy… What’s not to love

Crock Pot Tips and Tricks

Due to the nature of a slow cooker, there is no needto stir the food unless it specifically says to in your recipe
Crock Pot Pork Chops

Crock Pot Pork Chops

One day recently, I knew I was going to be snowed under in a project, and needed something I could just put on for dinner and forget about
Crock Pot Pineapple Chicken

Crock Pot Pineapple Chicken

I did decide to thicken the pan juices into a gravy, and add pineapple juice to sweeten it. Drain pineapple chunks (save the juice), and add to crock pot with soy sauce and red peppers
crock pot teriyaki chicken

crock pot teriyaki chicken

Cook on low for 8-10 hours. We love chicken, this is an all time favorite and sooooo easy. 2 cloves garlic, crushed
Crock Pot Turkey Chili with Sweet Potato Cornbread

Crock Pot Turkey Chili with Sweet Potato Cornbread

Add in the ground turkey, break into small pieces, and cook until almost cooked through. I love the smell of warm chili slowly cooking in the crock pot all day, and there is nothing better than the smell of fresh cornbread baking in the oven
Crock Pot Sour Cream Salsa Chicken

Crock Pot Sour Cream Salsa Chicken

I know Salsa Chicken is a pretty basic recipe so I wanted to mix mine up by adding sour cream and topping it with cheese
Crock Pot Ranch Chicken

Crock Pot Ranch Chicken

Twenty minutes before serving, cook spaghetti according to package. That's an automatic win in my book
Crock Pot Lasagna

Crock Pot Lasagna

Returning from vacation is tough. Cook beef and onion in a large skillet over medium heat until no longer pink
Crock Pot Chicken Parmesan

Crock Pot Chicken Parmesan

Try it, it's sure to be a family favorite. Grease your crock pot and have your chicken thawed and ready to go
Crock Pot Honey Sesame Chicken

Crock Pot Honey Sesame Chicken

I needed something that I thought everyone would enjoy eating and that was quick and easy to make. It was so simple just to put the ingredients in the crock pot and let it cook for me while I did other things
Crock Pot Peach Mango Chicken Chili

Crock Pot Peach Mango Chicken Chili

I've been in the mood for chili but really wanted something different so I decided to play around with a few ingredients and I ended up creating this awesome Chili
Crock Pot BBQ Chicken and Cheddar Bake

Crock Pot BBQ Chicken and Cheddar Bake

Spray the bottom of your crock pot with non stick cooking spray. Today is just downright cold. So it's fitting that we had this for dinner tonight

Crock Pot Chicken and Stuffing

Ryan was a member of the kings court so I was there to support. him AND to see the girls dresses too. (A total tear jerker
Crock Pot Chicken Cordon Bleu

Crock Pot Chicken Cordon Bleu

I love chicken cordon bleu and I don't know why I've never thought to make it in the crock pot before
Crock Pot Lemon Chicken

Crock Pot Lemon Chicken

Arrange chicken in bottom of crock pot. Add butter and lemon juice and sprinkle italian seasoning on top
Crock Pot Pizza Chicken

Crock Pot Pizza Chicken

Add remaining ingredients, stir, and cook an additonal hour. I threw this meal together at the very last minute
Crock Pot Ravioli Casserole

Crock Pot Ravioli Casserole

Stir in pasta sauce, diced tomaotes and Italian seasoning. Pour the remaining sauce over the top. )Crock Pot Ravioli Casserole1 tbsp oil1 sm onion, chopped2 garlic cloves, minced2 jars of  Spaghetti Sauce ( we used the Herb and Garlic flavor)1-14 oz can of diced tomatoes1 tsp Italian seasoning2 bags of frozen ravioli, beef or cheese filled2 cups shredded cheese ( I used an Italian Blend)1/4 cup flat leaf parsley, chopped ( I used Sweet Basil )Spray crock pot with non-stick cooking spray. Heat oil in pot, add onion, cook about 4 minutes. Add garlic, cook another 30 seconds, until fragrant. top with 1 cup of cheese, repeat the layer - ending with cheese. cook on low setting for 4 1/2 to 5 hours. 1-14 oz can of diced tomatoes
Crock Pot Mac n' Cheese

Crock Pot Mac n' Cheese

Okay I have made this once before and it turned out great but this last time the liquid and cheese had to be stirred in after it was all cooked
Crock pot teriyaki chicken (recipe).

Crock pot teriyaki chicken (recipe).

I've never had a slow cooker before, so I am planning on trying at least one new recipe with it every week (last week I made a chuck roast - it was so tender it literally fell apart when I tried to pick it up)
Crock Pot Turkey Breast

Crock Pot Turkey Breast

I've been using my crock pot often to make them since it's easy and keeps the meat from drying out. I tucked some spices and butter under the skin to make it even more moist