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Slow Cooker. Baked Macaroni & Cheese with Bacon. Healthy Crock Pot Recipes - Slender Kitchen. The Frugal Magic of the "Five Ingredient Crock Pot Meal" We use our crock pot all the time.

The Frugal Magic of the "Five Ingredient Crock Pot Meal"

Rarely does a week go by when we don’t use it at least twice. It enables us to simply put some ingredients in the crock pot in the morning, turn it on “low,” leave it for the day, then enjoy a home-cooked supper with our family at dinner. Often, we’ve got enough food left over that it serves as a solid lunch for me and my wife the next day (or the day after that). A long time ago, I wrote an “introductory” post about crock pots entitled The Art of the Slow Cooker. In it, I mention the following: Don’t have any idea what to cook? What’s amazing is how easy it is to create a truly tasty meal with minimal ingredients.

In fact, my wife and I often strive to come up with great crock pot meals that require only five ingredients. Here’s one such recipe from The Art of the Slow Cooker: here’s the simplest really tasty recipe I know of for a slow cooker. Put them all in the crock pot. Slow-Cooker Chicken & Dumplings. Recipes For The Small Slow Cooker. Slow Cooker Spaghetti & Meatballs Recipe. Submitted by: KARICHELLE Introduction Classic Italian comfort food -- straight from the Crock Pot!

Slow Cooker Spaghetti & Meatballs Recipe

Classic Italian comfort food -- straight from the Crock Pot! Number of Servings: 2 Ingredients 1 cup spaghetti sauce1 cup water8 frozen turkey meatballs4 oz. thin spaghetti, uncooked Directions Spray inside of 1 1/2 or 2-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Cheap Recipes for a Crock Pot - EatingWell. Easy Crock Pot Recipes! - The Frugal Girls. Fabulous 5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Recipes. 25 Comforting Crockpot Soups and Stews. UPDATE: It’s now 27 of the best crockpot soups!

25 Comforting Crockpot Soups and Stews

So, I’m one of those weirdos who could eat soup everyday, for every meal. I LOVE the stuff. For those of you who are just now entering “soup season”, I thought this round-up would be a nice resource for you to have for the upcoming cooler months. These are my favorite go-to soups that have been given two big thumbs up from family, friends and Family Fresh Meals fans!

Most of these can be stove-top adapted if needed. So grab your crackers and warm crusty bread, and meet me with a spoon! The Best Crockpot Beef Stew || Family Fresh Meals. The Best Crockpot Beef Stew. Add this recipe to your menu next week and let the compliments roll in.

The Best Crockpot Beef Stew

Beef stew has to be one of my ultimate comfort foods, especially during the winter months. And what goes better with Sunday football than a big ole’ bowl of beef stew! Now, this isn’t any old stew. This has been proclaimed as The Best Crockpot Beef Stew by my friends and family. Crockpot Mexican Lasagna Stack Up. I keep saying I am going to get better at using my crockpot.

Crockpot Mexican Lasagna Stack Up

Every time I use it, I remember how easy it makes my life. The night I made this, we had no dinner plans, and not much in the fridge. Darryl is always in the mood for Mexican food, so I went hunting in the pantry for a bunch of goodies to throw in the crockpot to make a killer meal. This stack up recipe was easy, full of veggies and tasted GREAT! Youcan alsoeasilycustomize this crockpot meal. We used thevegetarianchicken, but you could used real shredded chicken, beef, or just extra beans and veggies. Easy Crockpot Taco Pasta Bake. As a busy mom, weekly meal planning is an essential part of my week.

Easy Crockpot Taco Pasta Bake

A beloved reoccurring theme in my household? Taco Tuesday. We’ve had chicken, steak, beef, fish and even duck tacos, and still, everyone gets excited to gather around the dinner table come Tuesday. Last week, I wanted to try a new dish for our Tuesday dinner, so I broke out my trusty crockpot and got to work. This recipe is super simple, with virtually no prep work. Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef 1 cup beef broth. Sweet Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken Recipe. I’ve ordered sesame chicken many times from our local Chinese restaurant, but I never dreamed it would be THIS EASY to create myself.

Sweet Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken Recipe

I love that I have control of what goes into my favorite take-out treat, so I don’t feel bad going back for seconds. Not only is this version healthier and cheaper than take-out, the kids LOVED it too! Does a recipe get much better? Crockpot Orange Glazed Meatballs. Your guests will surround the crockpot FIGHTING for the last bite.

Crockpot Orange Glazed Meatballs

The holidays are here and you know what that means. Parties GALORE! And what appetizer is LOVED by all? 30 Easy Crockpot Recipes. It’s a busy time of year!

30 Easy Crockpot Recipes

Don’t worry, I’ve gotcha covered! This time of year brings all sorts of added rushes. Everyone has to get back into the swing of the school schedule. There is drop-off, pick-up, after school activities, sports, playdates, homework groups, music lessons….. As a working mom, I know that added stress of packing lunches AND planning dinners everyday is enough to push a sane person over the edge.


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