Slow Cooker Carnitas 🌮

I definitely had some help prepping this dish! Our toddler wanted to help by stirring, pouring and supervising 😂 Something about mommy having all the fun up on the counters with food makes her want to “help.” It doesn’t always mean I get things done quickly but I appreciate her wanting to be a partContinue reading “Slow Cooker Carnitas 🌮”

Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

Have you ever used your Instant Pot on the slow cook setting? It’s pretty awesome! It saves having to sauté in one skillet and then transfer everything to your slow cooker or crockpot. You can sauté your ground turkey and veggies in the instant pot and then add all the liquid ingredients to start slowContinue reading “Slow Cooker Turkey Chili”

Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice

Making pinto beans in my crockpot is so easy! Pretty much just dump everything in and let it slow cook all day. This time (and some other times too) I forgot to soak my beans overnight. I did a quick soak method on my stovetop and the beans still turned out great. So if you’reContinue reading “Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice”

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup

I have another recipe with lentils! We can’t get enough of them 😂 Lentils are : Cheap, Good for You, and Easy to make! I like to make them at least once a month. For this recipe, I used our Instant Pot, I love it! You can also use a regular slow cooker or crockpot,Continue reading “Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup”

Crockpot Chicken Tacos

I love making Mexican food, especially when I can just put everything in a slow cooker and let it cook and do its magic! For this recipe, I use a whole chicken. I remove the neck and giblets before I add it in the pot. All of the seasonings I put on this chicken makeContinue reading “Crockpot Chicken Tacos”

Slow Cooker Baked Beans

If you can’t tell, I love beans! Pinto, black, refried, and now I’ll be sharing my baked beans recipe with y’all too 😋 I made this in my slow cooker and used dried Great Northern Beans. I soak the beans overnight prior to popping them in my slow cooker so they can de-gas and startContinue reading “Slow Cooker Baked Beans”

Crockpot Mashed Potatoes

I have been wanting to make my crockpot mashed potatoes, been having a hankering for these 😋 I also wanted to make a smaller batch so it’d be a perfect side dish for dinner and some leftovers. This batch makes about 4 servings of my crockpot mashed taters. I love making these in my crockpotContinue reading “Crockpot Mashed Potatoes”

Mac & Cheese for a Crowd

Everyone loves Mac and cheese! And if you don’t, then maybe you should try mine? I’ll change your mind 😂 This recipe is similar to my slow cooker mac and cheese recipe, just feeds a lot more! I updated the amounts and have new pics to accompany the steps. This is perfect for your EasterContinue reading “Mac & Cheese for a Crowd”

Lentil Soup – Slow Cooker

With the season of Lent upon us, many observe Lent and part of it is to eat meatless dishes every Friday, Ash Wednesday, and Good Friday during Lent. There are so many options to eat on those Fridays (or even during the week) that are delicious AND meatless. You don’t have to get stuck withContinue reading “Lentil Soup – Slow Cooker”

Pop Pulled Pork 🐷

Title sounds weird, right? But the dish is totally not weird and is super delicious. Have you made pulled pork in your slow cooker before? Or in your oven? I looked up a number of recipes and found one I really like, made by Pioneer Woman, of course! I love pulled pork sandwiches, especially homemadeContinue reading “Pop Pulled Pork 🐷”