Spinach Lasagna

This easy spinach lasagna recipe doesn’t require pre-cooking the noodles, making prep a snap. It could be turned into a casserole if you substitute another kind of pasta for the noodles—ziti would work well.

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken

This slow cooker Asian style chicken recipe rewards a little prep time in the morning with big returns at dinner time. Feel free to adjust the vegetables to based on what you have on hand – colored bell peppers and broccoli would be excellent substitutions for the carrots and green bell pepper.

Crockpot London Broil

This easy crockpot London broil recipe is tender and delicious! It can be started in the morning and ignored all day until you are ready to eat. If you’d like gravy, prepare it with the drippings just before serving, or use the drippings for an au jus for dipping.

Lentil Soup with Kielbasa

Lentils are a useful legume for busy cooks because unlike beans, they cook quickly and can be prepared from their dry state without a long soaking time. Lentil Soup with Kielbasa is a flavorful slow cooker recipe that requires very little prep.

Savory Swiss Steak

Easy slow cooker Swiss steak recipe that can be prepped in the morning and is ready to eat when you get home.

Maple Dijon Chicken

This is one of my go to recipes for delicious chicken. We’ve been making it for years but recently discovered by way of the Six Sisters website that it’s a great freezer dish as well.

Crockpot Cheesy Ham and Corn Chowder

Combining crockpot recipes with planned leftovers is a great way to maximize both time and money savings. Use leftover ham, and for even faster prep choose frozen diced potatoes instead of peeling and dicing them yourself. If you prefer to avoid processed ingredients, you can substitute Cream of Something soup mix for the cream of […]

Greek Chicken

This delicious roasted chicken is a great way to have a meal and then make stock and use the stock and leftover chicken in planned leftover dishes.

Reuben Sandwiches

This Reuben Sandwich Recipe is a great way to use up leftover corned beef, or even to set the crockpot up to cook the corned beef and make the sandwiches in the evening. It’s a crowd-pleaser!

Pesto Ranch Crockpot Chicken

This easy crockpot recipe takes just a few minutes to prepare and results in tender and delicious chicken at dinnertime. You’ll want to serve it with rice or mashed potatoes so you can use the wonderful juice as a gravy.

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