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Slow Cooker Italian Beef

Slow Cooker Italian Beef Sandwiches l

I had to make this recipe when I saw it on My Kitchen Cafe. It was adapted from a recipe on The fact this was in a slow cooker and that Melanie at My Kitchen Cafe said it was more tender than any meat she cooked in the crock pot, sealed it’s fate. This... Read More

Happy New Year! and Crock Pot Potato Chowder

Crock Pot Potato Chowder |

Happy New Year everyone! There’s always something refreshing about starting something new. I am excited to start off this new year. This recipe is a great one to start the year with. It comes from a new blog I found called $5 Dinners. She set out his last year to spend only $300a month in... Read More

Taco Soup

Taco Soup

I have a taco soup recipe that I usually make. However, yesterday on Good Things Utah they did a recipe for taco soup and I decided to give it a try. In the recipe, it calls for a package of ranch dressing in addition to the taco seasoning. I have seen recipes with this in... Read More

Slow Cooker Sweet and Spicy Chicken

Slow Cooker Sweet and Spicy Chicken

This recipe comes from Prudence Pennywise. My family loves Mexican food and we love the recipe I have for Cafe Rio Sweet Pork. So sweet chicken sounded equally tasty. I’m also always up for a good recipe made in my slow cooker. I have to admit, I tasted the chicken after cooking and I probably added... Read More

Crock Pot Roast

Crock Pot Roast

This recipe comes again from Rachel at The Sisters Dish. She posted this recipe along with the sweet carrots. I made this roast to have right along with those sweet carrots. It is really hard for me to find a roast to make in the crock pot that has a lot of flavor. Most of... Read More

Slow Cooker Steak Fajitas

Recently, I got an email from Taste of Home with a recipe in it for Slow Cooker Fajitas. I absolutely love fajitas and was interested in how this would be in a slow cooker. My husband and youngest son are not a fans of fajitas, so on the few times I actually make them, the... Read More

Hot Apple Cider

I love wassail and spiced cider. I make it every year for Halloween. My family was mad I was trying something new, but they were happy once they drank this. Delicious. I love that this is done in the crock pot also. Just put it all in the crock pot and forget about it until... Read More

Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken

This is another great crock pot recipe. I adapted it from a recipe I found on  This is so easy and so tasty. I used Bull’s-Eye Hickory Smoke barbecue sauce, but any sauce you have will do. Print Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken   Ingredients 4-6 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves (I used 4 large... Read More

Frito Pie

Frito Pie |

This is a family favorite that I found in the 101 More Things To Do With A Slow Cooker cookbook by Stephanie Ashcraft and Janet Eyring. In the book, it’s called Grandma Brenda’s Frito Pie. Now, my kids don’t eat this piled up like you’re suppose to. They like it in a bowl with the... Read More

Crock Pot Beef Roast and Veggies

Crock Pot Beef Roast and Veggies |

I saw this recipe recently on Tina’s blog Mommy’s Kitchen. I have heard of a recipe like this before, but never tried it. I figured if Tina makes, it then it had to be good. It was quite easy to make and very tasty. I cooked my veggies for 10 minutes, but next time I... Read More