Crock Pot Black Eyed Peas


This is a must make at my house for New Years. Ever since I came up with this recipe, I love them too! Black Eyed Peas are one of my hubby’s favorites and have long been a New Year’s Tradition in the South. The tradition dates back to the Civil War, when Union troops, […]

Crock Pot Cranberry Sauce


Hubby laughed at me today and said I must be on a mission to cook an entire thanksgiving dinner in the Crock Pot. He is catching on. I will actually have a full Thanksgiving Crock Pot Menu for you later in the week.  Today’s recipe is this amazing and super easy Crock Pot Cranberry […]

Crock Pot Quinoa and Vegetables Recipe


Looking for some healthier, or even vegetarian Crock Pot options? Check out this delicious recipe!  Crock Pot Quinoa with Vegetables . This is very easy to throw together and you will have a great side dish in no time. Make this Crock Pot Side Dish into a meal by mixing in beans or even […]

Crock Pot Strawberry Jam

Crock Pot Strawberry Jam

Here is a delicious way to use up those Summer Strawberries! Crock Pot Strawberry Jam.  Once it is made you can store it in the fridge for up to 2 weeks or in the freezer until you are ready to use. You can even take the time to can it so it is shelf […]

Slow Cooked Turkey & Rice Soup

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If you are looking for something to do with that last bit of leftover turkey this soup recipe is not only amazing, but very easy! Slow Cooked Turkey & Rice Soup Prep time 5 mins Cook time 8 hours Total time 8 hours 5 mins   Author: Amanda Carlisle Recipe type: Dinner Serves: 4 […]

Crock Pot Cornbread Dressing

crockpot cornbread dressing

Thanksgiving is coming but not all of the goodies need to go in the oven.  Free up some space and make your Dressing or Stuffing in the crockpot! This is a fabulous recipe because it is gluten free and dairy free so all of your guests can enjoy!  I added in some of my favorite […]

Homemade Slow Cooked Pasta Sauce


I love DIY recipes, and I currently have an abundance of tomatoes coming from my garden. Now is the perfect time to make your own pasta sauce in the slow cooker! Homemade Slow Cooked Pasta Sauce Prep time 5 mins Cook time 8 hours Total time 8 hours 5 mins   Serves: 6 meal […]

Spanish Style Yellow Rice (Slow Cooked)

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This is a favorite side dish at my house.  Goes great with grilled chicken! Spanish Style Yellow Rice (Slow Cooked) Prep time 5 mins Cook time 4 hours 30 mins Total time 4 hours 35 mins   Recipe type: Side Dish Serves: 6 Ingredients 2 can (14oz) chicken broth 1½ cups uncooked converted long […]

Garlic Cauliflower Mash (Fake Mashed Potatoes)

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I love healthy alternatives to family favorites, especially when they are made super easy with my crock pot Garlic Cauliflower Mash (Fake Mashed Potaotes) Prep time 10 mins Cook time 6 hours Total time 6 hours 10 mins   Recipe type: Side Dish Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 head of cauliflower 3 cups water 4 […]

Crock Pot Chick Peas

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img source Love cooking with beans, but the price of canned goods is climbing.  It really isn’t hard to cook your own dried beans, especially with your crockpot. You can make your own chickpeas for salads, homemade Hummus and more for about 75% cheaper than canned. Here is how. Chick Peas (Crock Pot) Prep time […]