Rock Taco Night with this Salsa Verde Beef (Slow Cooker & Instant Pot Methods)

three tacos on tray

This Salsa Verde Beef recipe is one of the simplest, yet it packs a ton of flavor. It cooks up in the slow cooker or the instant pot, making for the easiest of meals. When dinnertime rolls around, what do you most want to do?  Eat, right? Sure, somedays you look forward to cooking, but […]

Sloppy Joes from Scratch

Sloppy Joes from scratch are a quick and easy dinner that won’t break the budget. In fact, you can very easily — and economically — make this savory meat mixture to serve a crowd. No cans or mixes required. Sloppy Joes are ultimate comfort food. They are hearty so they fill you up after a […]

Crockpot Baked Potatoes

Recipes that let you “set it and forget it” are some of the best. These Crockpot Baked Potatoes are no exception. Come home to a pot full of baked potatoes all set for dinner! It seems that in recent years I’ve become remiss in serving baked potatoes. I’m not sure why that is, but I’m […]

Pork Carnitas Tacos

Love the Pork Carnitas Tacos that you order at the local taco shop? Bring that delicious goodness to your home kitchen. Using the slow cooker makes the process super easy. You will wow your crowd with these delicious homemade pork carnitas tacos. One of my favorite childhood memories is going to Olvera Street in downtown […]

How to Cook a Whole Chicken in the Slow Cooker

Make things easy on yourself! Roast a whole chicken in the slow cooker for tender, delicious cooked chicken. This post contains affiliate links which provide a means for me to earn fees linking to Amazon and other affiliate sites. Cooking a whole chicken in the crockpot — as opposed to cooking pieces — can be a […]

Best Slow Cooker Recipes for Summer

Take some the heat out of the kitchen this summer and put your slow cooker to work. Add these best summer slow cooker recipes to your meal plan rotation. I don’t know about you, but this summer, I want to take it easy. Whether you have school schedules impacting your life, or not, I propose […]

Slow Cooker Ham for the Holidays

Slow Cooker Ham | Good Cheap Eats

Make a Slow Cooker Ham for your next holiday feast. It’s easy. It’s delicious. It’s a good cheap eat that will make you the hit of the party. Ham plays a starring role at many a holiday feast. While the humble ham may be relegated to sandwiches most of the year, it’s welcomed with open arms […]

Spicy Beef & Bean Stew Recipe

Come home to the amazing aroma of this Spicy Beef & Bean Stew that cooked in the slow cooker while you did other things. It’s hot and spicy and utterly delicious! I’m rather particular about what I put in my slow cooker. As a general rule, I don’t do those dump meals because the texture […]