fabulously frugal thursday: slow cooker recipes

by Barb on October 16, 2013

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Even though I have a few crockpots, I’m definitely guilty of not using them nearly enough. My husband has asked to find some crockpot recipes to use during the week when we’re busy at dinnertime. These two recipes might be just the ticket with a few modifications.

Crockpot Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken, served with pasta or rice from Queen Bee Coupons

Slow Cooker Quinoa Chicken Chili Recipe from Queen Bee Coupons

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After working in the fundraising world for over ten years, Barb is an avid runner, writer, photographer, parent volunteer, and lover of dictionaries and thesauruses. Wife to an engineer and mom to 5 kids, Barb lives in the suburbs of Philly. Her idea of relaxation is an afternoon on the couch with a stack of books.

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Vickie October 16, 2013 at 10:13 pm

Good evening, Barb – hope your day was the best! I LOVE my crockpots! I have three different sizes and use at least one of them every week. In fact, during the summer I will set them up out back, so I don’t heat up the house! Thanks for hosting – enjoy the rest of your week!
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Barb October 18, 2013 at 6:24 am

I really need to get into using mine. What are your favorite ways to use yours?


Colleen (Souffle Bombay) October 17, 2013 at 11:09 am

Love the wood wall!!
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Vague October 20, 2013 at 5:16 pm

That chicken looks good! I admit I don’t use our crock pot as much as I should. I do depend on it a lot more in the summer, because our kitchen gets so hot. :D But in the winter I depend on my oven to warm up the house!
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