Member Profile

Heather (Heather)

Location

Kaukauna, WI

About

I am a working Mom/Partner who loves to cook.I used to work until after dinner-time and depended on the crock pot to feed my 2 yr old daughter and cooking-deficient fiance. Now that I am back to working a regular day-shift i am STILL using the crock pots almost daily because of how convenient these recipes are. I have hit the jackpot with this Website!!!!

Hobbies

Cooking, concerts, walking, reading, SLEEPING

Family

Toddler daughter and amazing yet cooking-challenged fiance.

Submitted Recipes

Simple Corned Beef

Simple Corned beef in the crock

“Baked” Garlic Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes sprinkled with Olive oil and garlic powder (or minced garlic) and "baked" in crock.

Favorite Recipes

Sweet Green Beans

These green beans will have everyone coming back for seconds. Not only are they great for pairing with any main meal, but your kids will think they are eating...

Ranch Pork Chops

Being from Texas, you either have a ranch or at least know someone with one. In this case, we love our Ranch! We use it on our salad, pizza, and even as a dip....

Cheddar Mac

The Ultimate Comfort Food! You’ll be ditching the boxed version for good the minute this hits your mouth.

Chili Enchilada Casserole

Extra lean ground beef or ground turkey, browned, Chili with no beans, Black beans, drained, Diced tomatoes with chilies, Mild enchilada sauce, Sliced black...

Chicken in a Hurry

Yes, indeed. This slow cooker recipe surely does live it up its name! (so it’s maybe not in a hurry, but you can prepare it fast and cook it slow!) Used...

Spaghetti Sauce

Submitted by Kelly Teeter

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Party Potatoes

Get ready for raves. These stellar spuds will be the life of your fiesta!

Submitted by Melissa Casey

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Mushroom and Onion Steak Dinner with Sweet Potatoes

Enjoy a romantic meal at home this Valentines Day

Girlfriend’s Chili by Kari and MaryPat

The BEST chili ever made!!!

Easy Corn on the Cob

Finally! Mouthwatering corn on the cob without dealing with a huge pot of boiling water!

Low Fat Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

This is a very quick and easy dish to prepare because you don't have to cook the noodles ahead of time!

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice

Complete meal in one!

Red and Green Breakfast Egg Casserole

In our homes, things get busy fast. So waking up to this nourishing meal is super
convenient—we just dish it out and then go on our merry way!

The Ultimate Savory Pot Roast w/ Gravy

The best savory pot roast recipe!

Garlic Smashed Potatoes

3 lbs. small red potatoes, diced, 5 garlic cloves, minced, 1 onion, diced , 2 tablespoons olive oil, 2/3 cup water , 1 cup cream cheese with onions and chives,...

Slow Cooker Green Bean Casserole

Slow Cooker Green Bean Casserole: 1 (28 ounce) package of frozen cut green beans 1 onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 red bell pepper, diced 1 (16 ounce)...

Crockin’ Turkey

Save space in your oven and make this easy crockin' turkey!

Simply Sweet Potatoes

This traditional Thanksgiving dish is by far one of our favorites! Use your slow cooker to do most of the cookin' while the Turkey is roasting in the oven.

All American Apple Dumplings

An all-american dessert, these apple dumplings are fun for the whole family to make!

Nicole’s Meatloaf

Passed down from Nicole’s Nanee, this recipe will have your family gathered around the table and asking for more. Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, and green...

Honey Mustard Pork Chops

White Wine (I used Riesling), Cream of Celery Soup (Can use Cream of Mushroom), Honey Mustard, Minced Garlic, Pork Chops (3/4 inch thick), Salt, and Pepper

Yummalicious Gameday Dip

Super easy and quick dip. Great for game day and only a few ingredients!

Triple Chocolate Mess

Great chocolate dessert served with ice-cream.

Hightower’s Hamburger Stew

A quick hearty stew that's easy to prepare, and delicious!

Asian Beef Roast

This gives a new spin to your standard rump roast.

Chunky Chili

Easy red chili recipe, serve with sour cream, shredded cheese or whatever toppings you like!

cheesy mashed potatoes

Mashed potatoes with carrots and cheese

Mud Pie

Don’t come between Nicole and her mud pie – this was a constant craving during her pregnancy so naturally she converted the favorite recipe for the...

Pork Chop Casserole

My family loves this recipe. It is simple but taste great. We serve it with corn on the cob and a salad.

Pulled Pork

This is my go to meal for a large crowd--it is always a great hit with tail gaters, family reunions, and church groups.

Alfredo Sauce

A light and easy alfredo sauce that you can pour over fettucini noodles, easily add chicken (just increase your crockin' time), or use as a yummy dip!

Cherry Cream Cobbler

This is a really good and quick dessert. can change the pie filling to Bluebery if you like

Gran’s Glazed Cocktail Smokies

Little Smokies in a wonderful Apricot Honey Mustard sauce. So good. The crowd will keep coming back for more with this one

Corn Mac and Cheese

Delicious spin on mac and cheese

Grandma Jan’s Sweet Chili

Given to me by a very great family friend…this is a very versatile chili that is great for a quick throw together meal or awesome with corn tortilla...

Nicole’s Chicken Salad

Great for a lunch by the pool, a picnic in the woods, or a light summer meal. Don't forget to try as a dip too!

Cabbage rolls (polish style)

Combined a few different recepies and tips from a few friends.

Sopapilla Cheesecake

You're right Y'all! Cheesecake in the crock! An oven family favorite turned crockin'! Yummy!

Homemade Cream of Chicken Soup

Easy homemade cream of chicken soup is made with chicken broth, milk, flour, and salt to taste.  Use this healthy homemade option over store bought.

Tilapia with Garlic Cream Sauce and Asparagus

Tilapia with Garlic Cream Sauce and Asparagus – easy seafood dish in the slow cooker

Crockin’ Carrots

Crockin’ Carrots make a great side dish for any feast.  They are made of whole carrots, thyme, rosemary, oil & vinegar, and brown sugar. Yummy...

Green Beans and New Potatoes

Green beans and new potatoes make the best side dish to any feast, and this slow cooked side dish is easy to make. Slow cooker side dishes for entertaining.

Donna’s Brownies

Donna’s brownies are a delicious alternative to the traditional baked goods.  You will choose the crock over the box any day after tasting these moist...

Fudge Brownies

So moist and chocolately, once you taste these little gems, you'll never bake brownies in the oven again!

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Apple Crisp

You'll love our updated twist on this old-fashioned favorite, which pairs perfectly with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes recipe for the crock pot that is both delicious and easy

Easy Chicken Chili

Submitted by: Becky Anderson

Come Together Roast

If you have a slow-cooker, then you have a roast! This tasty roast is a combination of Jenna’s and Nicole’s family favs. Nothing beats a meal in one, and...

Peanut Clusters

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Slow Cooked Lasagna

Slow Cooked Lasagna – Easy way to make delicious traditional lasagna in the slow cooker

Stuffed Peppers

These stuffed peppers are a great way to get those veggies in!

Best-Ever Chili

Best-Ever Chili – Easy and delicious chili recipe for the slow cooker

Cherry Cobbler

Cherry Cobbler  - Made easy in the slow cooker

Crockin’ Lasagna

Attention friends!! The idea that cooking a delicious lasagna for your family is time consuming and require you to spend hours in the kitchen is out the...

Coke Roast

When we found this recipe we knew it would be a hit with our families… coke with a roast?!?! You bet! The roast turns out SO tender and falls apart when...

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Simple and Satisfying! Such a simple and tasty soup that really fills you up! We loved the spin on regular potato soup… adding bacon, sour cream, cheese...

Most Amazing Pork Chops Ever

Need quick and Simple? Here you go! This recipe has been circulating around the facebook page for a while, and has received rave reviews. We wanted to make...

Taco Stew

This is different from your typical soup because it has a hearty thickness to it that won’t leave you hungry. Served with crunchy corn chips and some of your...

Shrimp Creole

Shrimp Creole – easy and delicious recipe for shrimp creole made in slow cooker

Chili Cheese Dogs

Chili Cheese Dogs – A delicous spin on the American classic

Green Beans

Green Beans – slow cooked green beans

Party Mix

Part Mix – fun party mix recipe made easy in the slow cooker

Tuna Casserole

Tuna Casserole -Delicous recipe made with a slow cooker

Jalapeno Peppers

They are done when the skin of the jalapenos start to wilt and look wrinkly.
Serve hot or at room temperature. I like them best at room temperature.

Shrimp Jambalaya

Shrimp Jambalaya – Great recipe for shrimp jambalaya

Salmon Bake

Salmon Bake

Black Bean Butternut Squash Chili

Black Bean Butternut Squash Chili

Lasagna 3

Ground beef, Dried oregano, Chopped onion, Dried basil, Minced garlic, Lasagna noodles, Tomato sauce, Tomato paste, Salt, Ricotta cheese, Grated Parmesan, and...

Creamed Corn

creamed corn made easy in the slow cooker

Broccoli Casserole

Broccoli Casserole – such an easy side in the slow cooker

Baked Potatoes

Baked Potatoes- don't turn on that oven! Put them in the crock pot, sooo easy and your house stays nice and cool :)