Family Friendly Recipes

25 Slow Cooker Recipes for Busy Moms

With fall upon us, it’s only natural to start upping our Slow Cooker game! We’ve noticed that our weekly meal plans are starting to include 2 if not 3 Crockpot meals.

There are several reasons why we are ALL ABOUT the Crock Pot, but out main reason is that it cuts out so much time in the evenings! The clean up is simple and when you run into the door after soccer practice, it’s ready and waiting.

That’s a win-win!

Here are Our Favorite 25 Slow Cooker Recipes to Try This Fall:

They are simple, easy and still delicious. You don’t have to sacrifice taste even though it’s in the Crockpot!

This dinner is healthy, easy to make, and cooks itself. Give this red beans and rice Crockpot meal a try from Marjorie at A Pinch of Healthy!

Are you into mushrooms? Give this easy chicken and mushroom dish a try.  You might want to thank Amanda at Moms With Crockpots!

Healthy Slow-Cooker Beef and Broccoli from Erin at Well Plated.

Sandra’s Slow Cooker Tuscan Tortellini Soup over at A Dash of Sanity.

You can’t forget our very own Crock Pot Chicken Tacos to help you easily get dinner on the table during those busy weeknights.

Save yourself a few dollars on Chinese takeout with this amazing Slow Cooker Lo Mein from Damn Delicious.

Who can resist a delicious Italian meal?  This Crockpot Chicken Marsala Recipe from Moms with Crockpots makes your Italian dinners that much easier to prepare.

A fall or winter evening is never complete without a delicious hearty meal like this Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup from Damn Delicious.

I Wash you Dry shares one of our families’ favorite recipes, Steakhouse Stuffed Peppers in a Slow Cooker.

Wow your family with this flavorful Slow Cooker Jambalaya from Delish!

Channeling your inner pizza-lover by making this amazing Chicago Style Deep Dish Pizza in your Slow Cooker.

Try one of our favorites!  Gimme Some Oven’s Slow Cooker Barbacoa makes an appearance on our weekly dinner menus!

Join Sandra from Dash of Sanity in spicing up your weeknight meals with her Slow Cooker Butter Chicken!

Warm up during a cold day with Chungah’s Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup over at Damn Delicious!

Soups in the Slow Cooker are easy and notoriously delicious.  Head over to Culinary Hill to grab this amazing Lasagna Soup recipe.

We’d rather Eat Dinner Than Dessert if we are eating this Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Garlic Chicken!

Speaking of dessert, you better make sure to whip up a batch of these Slow Cooker Triple Chocolate Brownies from Spicy Southern Kitchen!

These tacos are a staple around our house. They have so much flavor! Thanks Pickled and Poached! 

Making baked potatoes has never been easier! Give these a try from Erin at Well Plated.

You can even make delicious steel cut overnight oats from The Yummy Life in the Crockpot. Your house will smell so good while this is cooking.

Like my mother-in-law from Wisconsin always says, “Who doesn’t love a good tater tot hot dish?” Well, this too can be made in the Crockpot for breakfast! Thanks Slow Cooker Gourmet!

The Mostly Homemade Mom nails it with this chicken and wild rice recipe. Yum!

We’ve always loved seafood stew but have never considered making it in a slow cooker. Um…until now. This would cut out so much time. I am going to give this a try from the Slow Cooker Gourmet.

All of my favorites: garlic, bacon & chicken in one meal? Yes, please! Thanks, Recipes that Crock!

Who doesn’t want to combine two cold-weather favorites?  This Slow Cooker Chili Mac from Country Side Cravings is the perfect meal for a cold evening.

Pot Roast is a family favorite in our households, but cooking it perfectly to the ideal tenderness can be hard.  Make Enter this Slow Cooker version from Don’t Waste the Crumbs and you will be everyone’s hero this fall!

Thankfully the crockpot was invented to make life easier for busy moms and thankfully there are lots of wonderfully delicious recipes out there to keep your meals interesting!  We hope these recipes simplify your life as much as we do.  Happy Fall!