Slow Cooker Lemony Party Mix

 

 

This is a recipe that changes up the ol’ party mix that is usually made:

 

What You Will Need:

–   2 cups of broken plan pita chips

–   5 cups of multigrain cheerios

–   ¼ cup of pumpkin seeds

–   2/3 cup of chopped up walnuts

–   2 Tbsp of dill weed

–   1 tsp of rosemary

–   2 Tbsp of olive oil

–   1 Tbsp of shredded lemon peel

–   1oz of dry ranch salad dressing mix

 

What You Will Need to do:

1.   Spray your slow cooker with cooking spray.

2.   In the slow cooker, combine the cheerios, pita chips, pumpkin seeds, dill weed, walnuts, rosemary and salad dressing mix.  Sprinkle the olive oil on top and gently mix together.

3.   Cook on LOW for 2 ½ hours but stir every 30 minutes.

4.   Sprinkle the lemon peel over contents of slow cooker and gently mix together.

5.   Let cool down before serving.

 

Slow Cooker ~ Pepperoni Pizza Dip Recipe

This is a great recipe to change up your usual veggie dip:

 

What You Will Need to do:

–   14oz of pizza sauce

–   1 cup of chopped pepperoni of your choice

–   ½ cup of chopped up green onions

–   ¼ cup of sliced olives

–   ½ cup of chopped red bell pepper

–   1 cup of shredded mozzarella cheese

–   1 package (250g) of cream cheese

–   vegetables of your choice

 

What You Will need to do:

1.   In your slow cooker, mix the olives, pepper, onions, pizza sauce and pepperoni together.

2.   Cook on LOW for 3-4 hours.

3.   Turn your slow cooker to warm and stir in the cheeses.  Continue to stir until the cheeses have melted.

 

Enjoy!

 

Slow Cooker Potato Corn Chowder Recipe

 

Here’s a hearty soup recipe that is to sure warm and fill any stomach:

 

What You Will Need:

–   3 cups of chicken broth

–   5 potatoes peeled and cut into small pieces

–   1 chopped stalk celery

–   1 chopped carrot

–   1 minced clove garlic

–   2 cups of frozen corn

–   4 Tbsp of butter

–   2 cups of 2% milk

–   1 Tbsp of parsley

–   1 Tbsp of salt

–   2 tsp of pepper

 

What You Will Need to do:

1.  Place peeled potatoes and carrots into slow cooker.

2.  Add , celery, garlic and corn.

3.  Now add the chicken broth, salt, pepper, parsley and butter into pot.

4.  Cook on low for 8 hours.

5.  After the 8 hours of cooking time, set the slow cooker to warm, add milk at end and let sit for 15 minutes.

 

As an extra treat, I’ve added 1/2 cup of cooked bacon at the end which everyone in my house loves!

Slow Cooker Oatmeal Recipe

Here’s a stress free recipe to make oatmeal in the slow cooker.  All you need is to throw this all together at night and you’ll be able to enjoy first things in the morning.

What You Will Need:

–   8 cups of waterA

–   2 cups of oats

–   1/3 cup of dried cranberries and/or any dried fruit you would like

–   ¼ tsp of sale

What You Will Need to do:

1.   Combine the oats, water, salt and dry fruit into the slow cooker.

2.   Turn the heat on low.

3.   Cook until the oats are tender which takes about 8 hours.

Cranberry Dinner Recipes

Here are some dinner recipes to help you out that have cranberries in them:

 

Slow Cooker Cranberry Turkey Breast

Ingredients You’ll Need:

–  1 can cranberry sauce

–  1 package dry onion soup mix

–  1/2 cup orange juice

–  3 pounds boneless turkey breast

 

Directions:

1.  Mix cranberry sauce, onion soup mix and orange juice together in a bowl until everything is well combined.

 

2.  Put turkey breast into slow cooker and pour mixture on top.

 

3.  Set the slow cooker on LOW and cook until turkey breasts are tender.  Roughly 7 hours.

 

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Cranberry-Barbecue Pork Ribs Recipe

 

Ingredients You’ll Need:

–  3 pounds pork loin back ribs

–  1/2 teaspoon salt

–  1/2 teaspoon pepper

–  1 can of cranberry sauce

–  1 bottle of Heinz Chili Sauce

–  2 tablespoons minced onion

–  1 tablespoon red-wine vinegar

–  2 teaspoon minced garlic

 

Directions:

1.  Cut ribs into 2-rib portions.

2.  Place in slow cooker covering entire bottom.  Sprinkle with salt and pepper.

3.  Stir together cranberry sauce, chili sauce, onion, vinegar and garlic.  Then pour over ribs.

4.  Set slow cooker on LOW for 6 – 7 hours or until ribs are tender.

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