Beat Kitchen Heat with an Easy Slow Cooker Meal
Sometimes when you walk in the door at your Tower at OPOP apartment after a long day of work here in St. Louis, MO, the last thing you want to think about is what to fix for dinner. Yet, going without dinner makes for grumpy people. Imagine instead walking into the tantalizing aroma of dinner already cooked and waiting to be served. Sounds lovely, doesn’t it?
Today, we are sharing some soothing, comforting, and easy to put together slow cooker meals that won’t heat up the kitchen. They are a sanity saver on hectic days, and your family and friends will think you spend hours preparing a meal. Try out these recipes this month.
Easy Slow Cooker Meals
Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff from the Yummy, Healthy, Easy blog by Jen Nikolaus
With a bit of this and a pinch of that, you will have dinner ready in no time. This flavorsome favorite is sure to please. Serve over rice or noodles. Add a vegetable or a side salad and you’re ready to eat.
Slow Cooker Tamale Pie by Six Sisters Stuff
This looks amazing, and we love the way you add cornbread to cook for the last hour, right on top of the other fixings. It makes for a complete meal, plus a side, in one. We think you will like it.
Crock Pot Peach Cobbler from The Gracious Wife
This tastes as amazing as it looks, and it’s super easy to put together. It’s like having grandma visiting your apartment and cooking dessert. The best part is the way the cold vanilla ice cream contrasts with the warm cobbler.
Something else you may want to try is to prepare frozen crockpot meals. Take a weekend to prepare and freeze them, and you will have your menu planned for a month. These 31 Crockpot Freezer Meals for Busy Nights are a great place to start.
We love to hear from you. Please share your favorite slow cooker recipe in the comments section.