Easy Slow Cooker Thai Chicken

Prep for this flavorful chicken in peanut sauce is quick—just mix five ingredients, pour over chicken, and cook in the slow cooker. Peanuts and cilantro for garnish add to the flavor.

Carne Guisada for the Slow Cooker

Carne means meat (but often is used to refer to beef), and guisada means stew. This flavorful Mexican beef stew is perfect for serving over rice or with tortillas. Its wonderful aroma as it simmers in the slow cooker will have you anxiously awaiting dinnertime.

Slow Cooker Beef and Mushrooms

Slow cooker recipes are a great way to make a low stress dinner at home. It shouldn’t take more than 5 minutes to put the ingredients for this flavorful dish into the slow cooker in the morning, and when you get home all you need to do is cook the egg noodles and heat up a side or throw a salad together for a full meal.

Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili

Take advantage of your slow cooker to have this chicken chili waiting for you on a busy day when you don’t get home until late.

Sticky Chicken

Tender and delicious, Slow Cooker Sticky Chicken is easy to prepare and makes a delicious dinner while providing leftovers for use in a later meal. Prepare the chicken for marinating at night, then pop it in the slow cooker in the morning for a low stress dinner.

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.

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