Slow Cooker Cocktail Meatballs + Giveaway!


The best cocktail meatballs ever! These Slow Cooker Cocktail Meatballs are made with just three ingredients! Guaranteed to be a hit at your next party! I’m sure it’s not news to you by now that I’m obsessed with my slow cooker.  I love LOVE how much easier it makes my life and my family loves […]

Slow Cooker Spiced White Hot Chocolate


The incredible flavors of cinnamon, nutmeg, and cardamom spice up this wonderfully creamy and rich white hot chocolate.  There’s nothing better than this Slow Cooker Spiced White Hot Chocolate on a cool morning! After a crazy week last week, we had an even crazier Saturday. Two soccer games, one home and one away, lots of […]

Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff


This amazingly simple, and deliciously creamy Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff needs to make it onto your menu this week! It’s still freakin’ hot here in Sacramento but I figured if I was willing to make the meal in the slow cooker, then perhaps you guys were ready to see it.  Crossing my fingers I’m not […]

Slow Cooker Refried Beans


Turn to your crockpot for the most flavorful refried beans – without the refry! You’re going to love how easy and delicious these Slow Cooker Refried Beans are! You all know by now that I am obsessed with my slow cooker.  It truly is a lifesaver and there is nothing like coming home to a […]

Hot Spiced Citrus Grape Punch


This Hot Spiced Citrus Grape Punch is the perfect beverage to serve up at your holiday celebrations!  Cinnamon, cloves, orange and grape juices come together for a fantastically festive flavor! It’s kind of shocking to me that Christmas is ONE WEEK from today.  It hit me this morning like a ton of fudge and I […]

Over 70 Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes!


Time to dust off that slow cooker and get cooking!  I’ve rounded up over 70 slow cooker recipes for you and your family to enjoy! It is most definitely slow cooker season and to celebrate I’ve rounded up more than 70 delicious slow cooker recipes for you!  Here you’ll find soups, sandwiches, sides, desserts, and […]

Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteaks


Take the stress out of dinner time with these Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteaks!  A delicious meal that is so easy to make any night of the week! I’ve always been a HUGE fan of Philly Cheesesteaks.  Cheese, steak, peppers and onions – what’s not to love???   We have ONE restaurant here in the Sacramento […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Cake


This Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Cake is sure to quickly become a family favorite.  Moist, delicious and so wonderfully easy to prepare! I’m back with yet another pumpkin recipe!  You’re not sick of them yet right?  I sure hope not :)  I am SO excited to share this recipe with you because it is an […]

Slow Cooker Sante Fe Meatloaf


This Slow Cooker Sante Fe Meatloaf recipe is a fantastic way to get a delicious meal on the table without all the stress! Last week I shared my Slow Cooker Garlic Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes recipe with you and it’s kind of like my favorite way to make potatoes :)  Today I wanted to share another […]

Slow Cooker Garlic Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes


Slow Cooker Garlic Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes for nights when dinner needs to be fast, easy and delicious! Today I’m taking a break from my inner dessert blogger (down girl!) and sharing a recipe that everyone needs to have in their slow cooker arsenal:  Mashed Potatoes. Mashed Potatoes have got me through many tough times in […]

Apricot-Orange Slow Cooker Chicken


Apricot-Orange Slow Cooker Chicken is so simple to prepare and is perfectly delicious!  Enjoy this lovely, light meal on busy weeknights! I know I’ve said this a bajillion times but I really, really LOVE my slow cooker.  I know a lot of people think stay-at-home moms have all the time in the world to prepare […]

Muy Bueno Slow Cooker Carnitas


Slow Cooker Carnitas recipe that is muy bueno! Reece has picked a really bad trait that apparently runs in my family.  He gets it from my sister Melissa.  She’s the only other person I know that does this.  When he eats certain meat, he tucks it into his cheek.  He’ll take bite after bite, chewing […]

Spicy Pulled Pork Popper Sandwich


Spicy Pulled Pork Popper Sandwich recipe is made with my favorite slow cooker pulled pork recipe, caramelized onions, and Spicy Jalapeño cream cheese – seriously good! Do you ever think, “Man!  I really want something spicy tonight for dinner!  And sweet.  And crunchy…but also creamy!”  Basically you want it all right?  And between two perfectly grilled slices […]

Heart-Healthy Slow Cooker Chili

Heart Healthy Chili Recipe1

My Dad is a big guy.  He’s 6’2″ and he enjoys his food.   When he comes to my house he has some pretty high expectations of what he’s going to be eating.  A home-cooked meal is always appreciated and even more so since my mom passed away.  The last thing he wants to hear […]

Slow Cooker {Veggie-Full} Spaghetti

Slow Cooker Veggie-Full Spaghetti

Some days all I want is pasta.  Lots of it with a big salad and a hunk of bread smeared with butter.  No.  I’ve never gone on a carb-free diet and won’t be…EVER.   This summer I made my own spaghetti sauce and it was kind of life-altering.  It really wasn’t that hard and it […]

Easy, Cheesy, Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan


I think most of you know that I have a great love for slow cookers.  Who doesn’t?  Nothing beats coming home to the tantalizing aroma of a marvelous dinner and the work is already done.  Yes.  I’m a stay-at-home mom but that rarely means I actually stay at home all day.   And on those […]

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes {Recipe}


I love slow cooker recipes.  I mean how great is it to start a recipe when you’re not busy and be able to waltz on into the kitchen at dinner time and serve up a hot, home-cooked meal?  Works for me!  Here is my Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes recipe…  Easy peasy people! Ingredients: 1 lb […]

Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken


Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken is perfect for nachos, burritos, tacos, quesadillas and more! Fall is here and for me that means I get to start using my slow cooker.  I love being able to start a meal in the morning and eliminate some of the stress of the evening.  This recipe is so simple and yet […]