Slow cooker French dip sandwich recipe is made using a simple chuck roast cooked in beef broth and spices. Serve topped with cheese and a side of au jus straight out of the Crock Pot. Years ago I had a conversation with my neighbor about making French dip[…]

Slow cook spare ribs in a wet rub of liquid smoke and brown sugar and Coke. Finish on the grill with your favorite barbecue sauce for an easy grill recipe.

Slow cooker spare ribs are the perfect way to cook up pork ribs.  Cook the ribs in the slow cooker,  then simply grill or broil with barbecue sauce for 15 minutes and the ribs are ready to serve! I grew up eating my dad’s absolutely amazing ribs. It was[…]

Put your slow cooker to work to cook onions! All you need is onions, a little butter, a slow cooker and some hands off time. If you’ve ever had caramelized onions, you know how absolutely amazing they are.  But making them on the stove top takes a really[…]

Pineapple glazed ham cooked in the Crock Pot is served with fresh pineapple on the side. Great for Easter!

Slow Cooker Pineapple Ham is an easy and delicious dinner perfect for special occasions or any night. Smoked ham is cooked in pineapple juice, brown sugar and mustard and then glazed at the end for a sweet main dish. Aside from sandwiches, we don’t really eat much ham.[…]

Braised in a red wine marinade all day in a slow cooker, beef short ribs fall right off the bone. Serve this delicious meal for company.

Slow cooker beef short ribs become an easy and elegant meal when cooked in a wine sauce in the slow cooker.  I used Hearty Burgundy wine provided by Gallo Family Vineyard, as part of Mom It Forward Blogger Network, to cook the ribs low and slow for a[…]

Slow cooker cabbage rolls are moister and more flavorful than ones baked in the oven. Stuffed with beef and rice and simmered in a tomato sauce all day long, this comfort food makes enough to feed families. Cabbage rolls, or stuffed cabbage, are one of my all time[…]

Slow cooker orange chicken is an easy dinner recipe made with chicken thighs and marmalade. Making a slow cooker orange chicken recipe has been on my “recipes to make” list for about forever. But they all look so complicated and I wanted an easy recipe. I didn’t want[…]

lentil soup

Lentil soup with sausage is an easy, filling, and delicious meal.  Cooked in the slow cooker and packed with health ingredients, this lentil soup is a family favorite. This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Hillshire Brand Company but[…]

Easy crock pot mac and cheese with uncooked noodles

Slow cooker mac and cheese recipe is an easy slow cooker recipe that makes homemade mac and cheese with just four ingredients! Uncooked noodles make this recipe a breeze. This was my first time making slow cooker mac and cheese.  I’ll admit that I much prefer the blue[…]

Baked apples made with pecans, brown sugar and dried fruit are cooked in a cinnamon and maple syrup sauce all made in the slow cooker.  Add this to your list of easy fall desserts. I remember as a kid coming in from playing outside on a cold Michigan[…]