7 Droolworthy Slow Cooker Dessert Recipes

Slow Cooker Pear Blueberry Crumble

Morning friend! I wanted to share my very first article on Parade Magazine's Community Table blog! It's a collection of 7 Droolworthy Slow Cooker Recipes from myself and a few of my blogging pals! Slow Cooker Pear Blueberry Crumble Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Crisp Slow Cooker Dulce de Leche Slow Cooker Cherry Chocolate Cake Slow Cooker Bread Pudding Slow Cooker … [Read more...]

Vegetarian Slow Cooker Split Peas and Brown Rice ~ Freezer Friendly

Slow Cooker Split Peas and Brown Rice Recipe | 5DollarDinners.com

Could this possibly be easier or more yummy? Three ingredients in your slow cooker means a hearty, warm, freezer-friendly dinner can be ready with only 5 minutes of effort. My family boycotts the kitchen when we run out of a few items. Bananas are one. And split peas are another. I'm glad something so popular is easy to make and freezes well. Unlike other legumes and beans, … [Read more...]

Rice Cooker Hearty Tomato Soup

Rice Cooker Hearty Tomato Soup

What's this about a rice cooker? Turns out, it works a bit like a slow cooker. Only a little faster. It uses less energy than cooking on a stove. And, for me, seems to make less of a mess. Try it sometime. Like with this soup. Tomato soup and grilled cheese are about as American as apple pie, right?  And tomato soup seems like one of the standard things to come in to from … [Read more...]

Freezer Friendly Slow Cooker Lentil Recipes

2 Slow Cooker Lentil Recipes | 5DollarDinners.com

Here’s how this time of year goes: You’re so busy doing the fun stuff, you’d prefer dinner to cook itself. But then, you remember all the treats you have been snacking on at work or all the icing you and the kids ingested making cookies or the thousands of calories you inhaled at the Thanksgiving table, and your stomach doesn’t feel like eating at all. Sound … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken Sandwiches

Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken Sandwiches | 5DollarDinners.com

Busy weeknight dinners just got a cheesy makeover! Not like a silly, cheesy makeover...complete with funny props and faces from a photo booth. Like a CHEESE-y makeover. As in queso blanco and cream cheese makeover. Start these in the morning before a busy day, then come home in time to shred the chicken, mix in the cheese and serve them up...then sit back, relax and watch … [Read more...]