Grocery Lists!

Grocery Lists!

From the Pantry


One of the great things about crockin’ is the chance to be creative! It’s fun to just open up the pantry, start throwin’ things together, and discover a new recipe or two! To do this though, it’s important to keep some essentials in the pantry. Here’s a list of key ingredients we find helpful when it comes to making  a variety of recipes. Keep these on hand and you’ll find crockin’ just became even easier!

  • Diced Tomatoes
  • Rotel
  • Canned Beans (pinto, black, ranch-style)
  • Cream of Chicken
  • Cream of Mushroom
  • Cheese Soup
  • Stock/Broth
  • Canned Corn
  • Tomato Sauce
  • Jar of Salsa
  • Jar of Spaghetti Sauce
  • BBQ Sauce
  • Noodles/Pasta
  • Rice
  • Variety of Tortillas
  • Velveeta
  • Garlic (fresh cloves or refrigerated jar)
  • Taco Seasonings
  • Italian Dressing Mix
  • Onion Soup Mix
  • Ranch Dressing Mix
  • Gravy Mix
  • Potatoes
  • Onion
  • Variety of Spices and Herbs


Here are FIVE Recipes that are made easier with a well-stocked pantry:

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Creamy Italian Chicken

Beef Stroganoff

Most Amazing Pork Chops Ever

Simply Tasty Chicken


Crockin’ Christmas Treats Grocery List


Rich Hot Chocolate

1 cup whipping cream
1 can sweetened condensed milk
6 cups milk
1/4 cup cocoa
1½ cups milk chocolate morsels

Jalapeño Pinwheels
1 (8-ounce) container whipped cream cheese
1 cup cream mushroom soup
1/2 to 1 cup sliced jalapeños (jarred), chopped
1 cup finely shredded cheddar cheese
2 cans crescent rolls
1/2 stick butter
2 cloves garlic, minced

Cinnamon Vanilla Scent

2 oranges
1 cup fresh cranberries
3 cinnamon sticks
1 small handful whole cloves
1 teaspoon vanilla
water to cover mixture

Chocolate Drizzled Rice Krispie Treats

3 tablespoons margarine or butter
4 heaping cups miniature marshmallows (approx. 3/4 of a 16-ounce bag)
6 cups rice Krispie cereal (approx. 1 18-ounce box makes 18 treats)
nonstick cooking spray
1 (24-ounce) package white almond bark
1 (24-ounce) package chocolate almond bark
18 popsicle sticks
sprinkles of your choice, if desired
wax paper

Chocolate Covered Marshmallows with Peppermint Sticks

1 bag large marshmallows
1 bar vanilla almond bark or white candy coating
peppermint sticks
Wax paper

Crockin’ Essential Ingredients


Make dinner in a snap with these essential ingredients we pretty much keep in our pantry and fridge all the time.  They help us make a variety of recipes. And we make it even easier with this print off with recipes you can make with 5 ingredients or Less!! Print here.

Get your crock on!

Diced Tomatoes
Frozen Chicken Breast
Jar of Salsa
Jar of Spaghetti Sauce
2-3 Bags frozen veggies
Whole Wheat Tortillas
Shredded Cheese
Garlic (fresh cloves or refrigerated jar)
Taco Seasonings
Canned Beans
BBQ Sauce
Ranch Dressing Mix
Cream of Chicken
Can Corn