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Melanie (Melanie)

Favorite Recipes

Beef Stroganoff

2 pounds stew meat, 2 medium yellow onions, chunked, 2 heaping Tablespoons garlic, minced, 1 Tablespoon onion powder, 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/2 teaspoon pepper, 1...

Sweet Brown BBQ Lime Chicken

We had so much fun Crockin’ with Internet sensation Sweet Brown! We made a simple recipe combining Sweet Brown’s favorites – a cold pop (yes,...

French Dip Sandwiches

Super yummy to our tummies! We couldn’t keep our hubbies out of the kitchen with this one! If you want a crowd pleaser, this is the sandwich for you!...

Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Not knocking chicken noodle soup, but sometimes it is fun to change things up when you’re crockin’! We love this recipe because here in Texas we have a...

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...

Angel Chicken

When we took our first bite of Kari’s creation, we had one word: Heavenly!
Submitted by Kari Routledge

Used 6-quart slow cooker

Mandy’s Big Mess

If you like messy or not, you are not going to want to miss out on this mess. Dig into this light and scrumptious meal that you can easily freeze! It may look...

Chicken with Salsa and Black Beans

A really simple way to eat healthy!

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice

Complete meal in one!

Jenna’s Meatloaf

This meal always puts me back around my childhood dinner table. Meatloaf, some green beans, mashed potatoes and rolls were pretty much a weekly staple meal. I...

Buffalo Chicken Chili

Enthusiasts of buffalo chicken wing flavors will fall for this spicy, soup! Top individual servings with crumbled blue cheese to complete the flavor.

Taquito Enchilada Casserole

Frozen chicken corn taquitos, Cream of mushroom, Diced tomatoes, Green chiles, Sour cream, and Shredded "mexican blend" cheese

Buttermilk Ranch Potatoes

This is a great receipe that my family has used for years my Aunt always brought this to family gatherings.

Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

Taste like Restaurant style wings in a sandwich so good.

Bacon Pork Chops

Yes, its pork on pork. What could be better?

Nana’s Sloppy Joes

This is an easy dish that the kids really love for after school!

Spicy Chicken Mac-n-Cheese

Comfort food with a kick!

Creamy Pork Chops

My husband absolutely loves this!

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.

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

Tuna Patties

Tuna patties in a crock, say what? Yep, you no longer have to stand over the stove or fire up that grill. These healthy slow cookin’ patties are perfect for...

Saucy Pork Loin

Saucy pork loin is a nice spicy twist on the traditional slow cooked pork loin recipes.

No Bake Spaghetti

Another one of my (Nicole) family favorites that I couldn’t resist the urge to crock! A lighter pasta dish when you are tired of cooking the same old thing....

Country Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

Country Scalloped Potatoes and Ham – easy to cook in slow sooker

Green Salsa Verde Chicken or Pork Burritos

It doesn't get much more delicious or straightforward than this recipe!

Chicken Pot Roast

Chicken Pot Roast – Easy and delicious chicken pot roast dinner

Slow Cooked Jambalaya

Slow Cooked Jambalaya – A delicious recipe for the whole family to enjoy!

Seafood Delight

Seafood Delight – A delicious combination of shrimp and crawfish in a slow cooker

Shrimp Creole

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

Teriyaki Chicken

Sweet and tangy; we loved our first recipe, Teriyaki Chicken. It was the perfect meal to serve over a bed of rice, but we wish we would have added some...

Tamale Pie

Tamale Pie – made in slow cooker

Beef and Noodles

Beef and Noodles – Easy beef and noodle recipe for the whole family

Creamy Italian Chicken 3

Creamy Italian Chicken 3 – A tasty recipe for the slow cooker

Chicken and Gnocchi Soup

Chicken and Gnocchi Soup – Slow cooker recipe for chicken and gnocchi soup

Slow Cooked Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

Slow Cooked Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches – A delicious recipe for the slow cooker

Lentil and Sausage Stew

Lentil and Sausage Stew – A delicious recipe for the slow cooker

Chicken Taco Chili

Chicken Taco Chili - A tasty recipe for the slow cooker.

Chase’s Spicy Chicken Stew

Chase’s Spicy Chicken Stew - A delicious and easy to make recipe.

Chicken Mole

Chicken Mole

Orange Apricot Pork Chops

delicious slow cooked pork chops made with real mandarin oranges, apricot jam, brown sugar, cloves, ginger, and cinnamon

Chicken with Mushrooms

Serve this over rice or pasta with a salad or veggie. Delicious!

Stupid (Easy) Chicken Pasta

Stupid (Easy) Chicken Pasta

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 :)