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Curried Crock Pot Broccoli Soup

Broccoli soup

One of my favorite soup recipes is a creamy broccoli soup.  This curried crock pot broccoli soup is thick and creamy with a hint of coconut milk is not too spicy and has a lovely mix of spices that give the soup a savory taste. It is a great addition to your collection of slow…

Crock Pot Curried Chicken – Paleo and Whole30 Compliant

Chicken Curry cooked in a crockpot

This crock pot curried chicken recipe will have your whole house smelling amazing while it cooks. Coming home to a dinner that is just about ready for the table is a treat on a busy week night! It makes a nice addition to my collection of crock pot recipes. My husband is fond of any…

Old Fashioned Slow Cooker Beef Stew

This fork tender old fashioned beef stew is made just the way Momma made it! Rich and savory with big chunks of meat and vegetables are the ultimate comfort food.

Ah – the joys of using a slow cooker.  When the weather is cold and you are looking for something comforting for dinner, bring out your crock pot.  For me, there is nothing quite like the taste of an Old Fashioned Slow Cooker Beef Stew.  Cooking beef this way ends up in the most amazingly tender…

Crock Pot Jambalaya – Slow Cooker Delight

Crock pot Jambalaya with hot garlic bread

I have eaten jambalaya many times when dining out but this is one of those recipes that I have not made at home. That is, until today.  I tackled this traditional dish by making this crock pot jambalaya and am delighted the way it turned out. It is a nice addition to my long list…

Slow Cooker Spiced Wine with Oranges and Cranberries

It’s time to bring out the big guns for your New Year’s party.  And by big guns, I mean big on flavor, big on appeal and big on festive cheer.  This recipe for slow cooker spiced wine with oranges and cranberries is the perfect way to ring in the New Year at our house and…

Slow Cooker Tavern Style Pot Roast and Vegetables

Slow Cooker Tavern Style Pot Roast

This Tavern Style Pot Roast in easy to make in a Crock Pot. Once in a while, my husband and I go to Golden Corral for their buffet.  One of the dishes on their buffet that I really like is their pot roast.  It is always very tender and the vegetables are also good.  This Slow…

15 Common Slow Cooker Mistakes – Crock Pot Errors

a crock pot is not just "set and forget." See these common 13 slow cooker mistakes.

Are You making one of these Slow Cooker Mistakes? The slow cooker, or crock pot, is certainly one of the most popular kitchen items.  Who doesn’t like the idea of dumping in a bunch of ingredients, turning it on and leaving it to cook?  They are my favorites and I’m always adding new crock pot…

French Toast Breakfast Casserole

French Toast crock pot breakfast casserole

Printable Recipe:  French Toast Breakfast Casserole There is nothing quite like the smell of a crock pot breakfast that wakes you up for a great start to your day.  This recipe for French Toast breakfast casserole combines cinnamon and brown sugar with a maple syrup drizzle tastes just like French toast made on the stove…

Beer Braised Pork Roast – Crock Pot Recipe

Beer braised pork roast

Beer Braised Pork Roast Printable Recipe There is nothing like coming into your home after a long day at work to the aroma of a pork roast that has been simmering all day long.  And if it has simmered in beer…all the better!  This Beer Braised Pork Roast is my latest in a long list…

Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry with Chick Peas

slow cooker vegetable curry

Nutritious Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry is Flavorful and Inviting. Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry with Chickpeas is a perfect recipe for a busy week night. It is warm, comforting and packed with nutrients.  The recipe will work with just about any vegetables you have on hand. I make this dish all the time and rarely make…

Crock Pot Vegetable Curry with Apples

Crock pot vegetable curry

Fill the House with the Aroma of this Crock Pot Vegetable Curry. I love the smell in my house when a curry has been cooking all day long.  The aromas are fragrant and so inviting.  This recipe for crock pot vegetable curry is a remake of one that recently tried on my meat eating.   It…

Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie

Slow cooker chicke pot pie. Make the filling in the crock pot and just assemble at dinner time and bake.

It used to be that when the days get colder, my crock pot started getting regular use.  Now, it seems, I used it pretty much year round. There are so many different things that you can cook in a crock pot now.   But when the days start getting a bit cooler, I love to…

11 Recipes for a Slow Cooking Summer

These 11 recipes for the slow cooker will save you cooking time and keep your kitchen cool this summer.

I don’t know about you, but i love making crock pot recipes all year round.  In the winter I normally make casseroles and stews in it. During the summer, I still make these recipes but also make all sorts of main courses. side dishes, BBQ food and desserts in it too. Join me for recipes for…

Savory Hearty White Bean Chili

Slow Cooker White Bean chili

We love chili at our house.  It does not matter if it is warm or cold outside, a big helping bowl of this hearty white bean chili always hits the spot. It is my latest addition to my crock pot recipes collection and my family just loved it. This recipe can be made with ground…

Slow Cooker Braised Chicken and Noodles with Wine & Tomatoes

Slow Cooker Braised Chicken and Wine

This recipe for Slow Cooker Braised Chicken and Noodles with Wine and Tomatoes is full of flavor.  I used boneless skinless chicken thighs because they give me the most tender results. This is nothing like crock pot recipes to make meal prep easy. Using the boneless thighs saves a lot of calories, but the hearty meat…

Savory Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Slow Cooker Pot Roast

This savory slow cooker pot roast has a flavor that cannot be beat.  The meat cooks beautifully, and ends up being fork tender and full of flavor. There is nothing quite like crock pot recipes for easy cooking and superb flavor. Plus the house smells great while the meal is cooking. And did I mention…

Easy Slow Cooker Crockpot Recipes

Why slave over the stove at dinner time? Try one of these delicious slow cooker recipes. Prepare in the morning and serve at night! See them all at http://thegardeningcook.com/easy-slow-cooker-recipes/

More of my favorite Slow Cooker Recipes What could be better than a recipe where you put the ingredients in a slow cooker and come home to a great meal at night?  Days and days of easy slow cooker recipes! These crock pot recipes are as close to set in and forget it as you…

Slow Cooker Beef stew

Crockpot Beef Stew @crockpotrecipes #slowcookerrecipes

Ah…crock pot recipes!  Pop the ingredients into a big pot, smell them cooking all day long and have a meal all prepared at dinner time.  What is not to like? This Crock pot beef stew is one of my favorite ways to get dinner on the table in a very easy way. This recipe for…

Crock Pot Vegetable Beef Soup

Slow Cooker Vegetable Beef soup

I love making crock pot recipes all the time, but particularly in the winter months.  One of my favorite things to make in it is a great tasting crock pot vegetable beef soup recipe. Making the Vegetable Beef Soup I love using the crock pot to make soups.  The appliance keeps the kitchen cool, so…

Crock Pot Chicken Tagine – Moroccan Delight

Crock Pot Chicken Tagine

Pear preserves, ginger, cinnamon, and cumin give this slow cooked chicken dinner a savory and sweet Moroccan flavor.  Normally, Chicken Tagine uses dried apricots but I did not have any on hand right now.  I did, however, have a jar of home made pear preserves and substituted them. The dish came out with the traditional…

Crock Pot Pork Cacciatore –

Crock Pot Pork Cacciatore

Printable Recipe – Crock Pot Pork Cacciatore I make crock pot recipes all during the year, but winter is when it really gets a lot of use.  There is nothing like a rich casserole or stew, or soup to warm up cold winter evenings. This crock pot pork cacciatore is a full flavored Italian recipe that…

Slow Cooker – Crock Pot Recipes – My Favorites

Slow cooker recipes

My Favorite Slow Cooker – Crock Pot Recipes Putting everything in a pot, turning it on and coming home hours later to a dinner all made.  Sounds like heaven, right?  If you prepare slow cooker recipes, that is what happens.  My slow cooker is used year round, but I particularly love to cook in it for…

Slow Cooker Vegan Chili with Three Beans

Vegan Slow Cooker Chili that meat eaters will love!

For Cooks in a Rush – Slow Cooker Vegan Chili Who doesn’t love the flower of a chili on a cool winter or autumn night?  This recipe for my Slow Cooker Vegan Chili has all of the flavor of a traditional chili but is great for those who don’t want to eat meat.  Easy crock…

Crock Pot Hearty Beef Stew with Herbed Dumplings

Crock Pot Beef Stew with Herbed Dumplings

Printable Recipe: Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Herb Dumplings This recipe for slow cooker beef stew with herbed dumplings is tasty and easy to do.  Just add everything to the crock pot in the morning and then make the dumplings when you come home from work. Crock pot recipes are the best for easy cooking.…

Crock Pot Taco Chili – Hearty Week End Meal

Crock Pot Taco Chili

There is nothing quite like lounging around on a lazy Sunday and then ending your day with crock pot recipes that have been simmering all day. This recipe for Crock Pot Taco Chili is delicious and simple easy as well. Crock Pot Taco Chili Just combine kidney and black beans, chopped peppers, corn, tomatoes and spices…

Beef Stew with Root vegetables

beef stew with root vegetables

Many people enjoy stews in the fall when the autumn is cooler but I enjoy them all year round.  My main reason is because I can cook them in my crock pot. That saves me time and gives me a delicious stew as well. This beef stew with root vegetables is one of my favorite…