Ok, so you love your slow cooker, right? What do you use it for? Soups, stews, pulled pork and the like.  Me too, but here is a quick list of some other foods that I have successfully made in the slow cooker that might surprise you! ?  Check it out and give em’ a try…. 

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Smashed Potatoes: It’s the perfect time of year for this one! Not only do you love pumpkin, you love cream cheese and you love mashed potatoes, so this recipe brings it all together with little effort. Also, perfect for Thanksgiving when you are short on oven and stove top space….

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Trader Joes Pumpkin Cream Cheese Smashed Potaotes

Spaghetti Squash: Another time saver when you’re on the go and need  to set it and forget it …. 

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Crockpot Spaghetti Squash  

Baked Potatoes: These are also good for when you need to free up time or space and you want to take a break from the microwave……

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Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes

Pizza!!  It’s TRUE, you can make Pizza in the slowcooker. Why you might ask? Well, why not?!  

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Crockpot pizza 

Risotto with Peas and Pancetta No more standing and stirring … let your slow cooker do all the work the result is spot on! It’s almost, dare I say it … fail proof  

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Slow cooker Risotto

Baked  Ziti – Yep, you can totally make pasta in the slow cooker… trust me it is good!

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Slow Cooker Baked Ziti

I hope you’ll give these tried and tested recipes a go and let me know what you think! 

Have fun!