Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Crisp

Slow Cooker Apple Crisp | 5DollarDinners.com

Alright friends. There is nothing sexy about the way this looks. In fact, I think it looks the opposite of sexy. I didn't have any ice cream or whipped cream to garnish this with...so I'm left with un-sexy looking apple crisp. But let me talk to you a minute about the taste. The taste is uber sexy. I think it's the way the the slow cooker cooks the apples, and how the … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Ride ‘Em Cowboy Beef

Slow Cooker Ride 'Em Cowboy Beef | 5DollarDinners.com

Can you see the beef peeking out from underneath the mountain of beans, corn and zesty tomatoes?!!? This is the perfect 'clear out the pantry' meal...and the perfect 'I'm rushing out the door and don't have time to make dinner' meal. Because the hands on time on this is about 4 minutes. Minute One. Place beef roast in the slow cooker. Minute Two. Add seasoning to the … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Slow Cooker Mashed Sweet Potatoes Recipe | 5DollarDinners.com

When I shared the Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes a few weeks back, I didn't realize that I had never shared the Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes on this site. We have these often, especially in the winter months...and of course at holiday meals. I love using my slow cooker to make sweet potatoes because it's one.less.dish.in.the.overcrowded.oven. So...here they are...sharing them at … [Read more...]

31 Days of Slow Cooker Meals: Salsa Verde Beef Street Tacos

Salsa Verde Shredded Beef Tacos

These beef tacos may very well be my favorite...of all time. (I've probably said that about other tacos before and might say it about future tacos as well. Because I just love tacos.) But really...the salsa verde, the tender beef, the bite from the cilantro and the creaminess and tang from the goat cheese...makes for a real party in your mouth! Next time you see chuck roast on … [Read more...]