Crock Pot Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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I was a little skeptical the first time I tried Slow Cooker Macaroni and Cheese, I mean my oven recipe was pretty darn good so why mess with it right?  But still I do love my crock pot and thought that I would give it a try- right around lunchtime I gathered everything up and ...

Green Veggie Crockpot Quiche

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I got a new Slow Cooker for myself at the holidays and it's made me a changed woman.  I guess I never had a great slow cooker before. I do now. Worth every penny.  Regardless, I find I am using my crockpot more and more, for all kinds of things.  Even breakfasts, which I hadn't ...

Slow Cooker Baked Potato Soup

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Ward off the winter chill by fueling up with a big bowl of comfort food- this Slow Cooker Baked Potato Soup  is perfect for just that. Rich, filling, and hearty it is a complete meal loaded into one bowl. Chunks of potato, rich bacon, and creamy cheese mix to create the flavor of loaded baked potatoes that ...

Slow Cooker Apple Crisp

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Apple crisp is one of my favorite desserts. I love it.  It makes the house smell amazing and just tastes so yummy.  Now, throwing the crisp ingrediens in the crockpot/slow cooker?  That gives you hours of aroma to enjoy plus a delicious dessert when it's all said and done. Crockpot Apple Crisp    Ingredients 4-5 C. apples, peeled and ...

{easy} Slow Cooker Chicken Breast Recipe

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I love using my crock pot.  Slow cooker.  Whatever you want to call it.... it makes things a lot simpler for me, especially with busy schedules like ours. This slow cooker chicken breast recipe is easy and so delicious! Plus, this kind of chicken lends itself well to leftover dishes... which means cooking once and eating ...

Weight Watchers Friendly Lentil Soup

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Simple Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Lentil Soup This soup is a delicious vegan recipe, but it can be altered easily to suit the cook’s tastes.  Beef or chicken stock can be substituted for the water.  Pieces of ham can be added for a delicious option.  Another tasty addition is a dollop of sour cream ...

Slow Cooker Pork Chops and Applesauce Recipe

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Nothing is more classic than a weeknight meal of this easy Slow Cooker Pork Chops And Applesauce.  Easy, simply and amazingly delicious this is a crowd pleaser for even the picky eaters in your home.   Traditionally made with premade applesauce this version includes fresh apples without all of the typical preservatives found in the canned ...

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Sugar Pecans Recipe

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I love fresh roasted nuts but my favorites are definitely these Slow Cooker Cinnamon Sugar Pecans.  Simple to toss the ingredients together in the slow cooker and forget about for a couple of hours then come back and find some of the best snacks ever made.  These are absolutely perfect for gift giving this holiday ...

My favorite chili recipe- in the crock pot!

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Chili is one of my favorite dishes to make when the weather gets cooler.  It's full of protein, and such a comfort food for us.  This is more or less the chili recipe my mom made growing up, although I've changed things up a bit over the years. Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef (or turkey) 1lb sweet Italian ...

Slow Cooker Showcase: Macaroni and Cheese

Each week throughout the  Fall and Winter (and into spring!) The Centsible Family will showcase a slow cooker (crock-pot) recipe that one of the Mavens of Money have tried and tasted. By sharing we hope you will be able to save a little time during the week as we all know saving time is just ...