25 Crockpot Meal Ideas

It's getting chilly here which is a great time of year to pull out the crock pot and get some yummy things simmering while you go about your day. Here are some of our favorite crockpot meals.

Sweet Soy Sauce Chicken

2 Tablespoons catsup
1 Cup water
1/2 Cup white vinegar
1 Tablespoon soy sauce
1 Cup brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 Cup carrots, chopped
1 1/2 lb chicken breasts, cubed
2 Tablespoons corn starch
2 Tablespoons cold water

Pour the catsup into the crock pot. 
Add the water, vinegar and soy sauce.
Stir well to combine.
Add the brown sugar and stir until most of the sugar lumps are dissolved.
Place the chicken in the mixture and stir to cover.
Cover and cook on low 8 hours.
Place the corn starch in a small mixing bowl.
Slowly add the water and stir until smooth.
Add mixture to the crock pot and stir well.
Cover and place temperature on high.
Cook 30 minutes longer being sure to stir about every 10 minutes.

Easy Cheesy Chicken and Ham Tomato Soup

1 1/2 lbs. chicken breasts, chopped
1 Cup diced cooked ham
1 can (10 oz) Cheddar cheese soup, condensed
1 can (14 oz) diced tomatoes
1/2 Cup water

Brown chicken in heavy skillet with a little oil. Arrange chicken in crockpot then put ham over chicken. Mix together the soup, tomatoes, and water, then pour over all. Set crockpot to Low and cook covered for 6 to 7 hours or until chicken is cooked thoroughly.

Easy Marinara Sauce

2 cans (28 oz each) crushed tomatoes
1 small onion, diced
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 tsp crushed oregano
hot cooked pasta

Put tomatoes, onion, garlic, and oregano in crockpot. Turn heat to low, and let cook for 6 to 9 hours. Serve over hot cooked pasta with Parmesan cheese on top.

Lots More Crock Pot Meal Ideas

Roast Beef in the Crock Pot
Crockpot Chili
Roast Chicken
Crockpot Mac and Cheese
Pork Steak in Mushroom Sauce
Shredded Beef Tacos
Apple Butter
Baked Beans
Potato Soup
Applesauce Pork Chops
Homemade Spaghetti Sauce
Apricot Sauce with Pork Chops
Hamburger Vegetable Soup
Hungarian Goulash
Barbecue Beef
Bean Soup
Chicken Corn Tortillas
BBQ Pork Chops
Crockpot Mushroom Chicken
Baked Pears in the Crockpot

Teach your kids to use the crockpot and they can have dinner ready for you!
Tips on teaching your kids to use the crock pot.