If you’re looking for some super simple slow cooker recipes, these are the ones for you! From soups to meals, you can rest easy knowing that your oven will get a much-deserved break!

When it comes to cooking, is there really anything better than using your slow cooker? It’s so nice and handy to use, plus it hardly takes up any space on the counter. And cleanup time? A total breeze!

Go ahead and give your oven a vacation and try these simple crockpot recipes instead!

slow cooker recipes we love - One Crazy House

Slow Cooker Recipes To Give Your Stove A Break

Every meal will be so much more simpler with these easy recipes!  If you have a favorite recipe that you make in your instant pot but need help translating it to a crockpot (or vice versa) check out this instant pot to slow cooker conversion chart.

1. Make Chicken Fajitas in the Crockpot!

This Slow Cooker Fajita Chicken recipe is one that the entire family will enjoy!


2. Easy Chicken Tortilla Soup in Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup isn’t just for winter! This flavorful and yummy soup can be made all year long!

3. Yes You Can Make Burritos in the Crockpot

Craving something hearty? This Slow Cooker Burrito is calling your name!


4. Peppered Steak Recipe for Slow Cooking Yumminess

Add a little beef into your life with this Slow Cooker Peppered Steak!


5. Crockpot Chicken and Rice is a Family Favorite Recipe

There isn’t anything quite as delicious as this Slow Cooker Chicken and Rice dish!

Chicken and rice recipe for the slow cooker

6. Tacos…Need I Say More?

Looking for a new taco that will be a true treat to your taste buds? This Bacon Ends Taco is what you’ve been waiting for!

slow cooker taco recipe

7. Make Corn on the Cob in Your Crockpot

Now that corn is in season, this is the perfect time to make this Slow Cooker Corn on the Cob!

corn on the cob crockpot recipe

8. Corned Beef Recipe You Will Adore

While it might be a hit for St. Patrick’s Day, there’s no reason why you have to wait to make this Slow Cooker Corned Beef!

slow cooker corned beef

9. My Family Loves Crockpot Lasagna

Get ready to fall in love with the taste of this Slow Cooker Lasagna!

slow cooker lasagna

Cooking with your slow cooker is just so simple and easy to do! If you have one that’s still sitting in the box, it’s time to break it out and cook with it.

10. Our Favorite Pork Tacos Courtesy of the Crockpot

You can make this super easy pork tacos recipe in the slow cooker and it is delicious and simple.  You will need pork shoulder, spices, onions, garlic, orange juice (yep!), lime juice, chipotle peppers and oil.

Pork Tacos Shown with taco toppings on plates with limes

11. Swedish Meatballs are Even Yummier from Your Slow Cooker

This Swedish meatballs crockpot recipe is one of our go-to dinners at my house.  It starts with frozen meatballs to save you time and energy and ends in a deliciously delightful meal your entire family will love.

Swedish meatballs from crockpot

12. Try this Slow Cooker 15 Bean Soup Recipe

15 bean soup is not only easy and delicious it is a great year round comfort food that is economical and healthy.  Made easy with a pre-package bean assortment, your family will thank you at dinner time.

15 bean soup in a soup cup

13. Let’s Bake Pork Chops in the Crockpot

This pork chops in crockpot recipe can feed a crowd and is cooked with spanish rice for a special taste combination.  What a delicious dinner.

slow cooker pork chops recipe

14. My Mom’s Potato Soup Recipe

Crockpot potato soup is the ultimate slow cooker recipe.  We like to top it with a potato topping bar like you would for baked potatoes.  It is creamy, satisfying and a big hit.

best potato soup recipe made in crockpot

When it comes to using your slow cooker, you can literally have your dinner cooking and waiting for you when you get home from work. There’s nothing quite like walking through the door and smelling that delicious food just waiting to be eaten!

15. Don’t Forget the Chili

Crockpot Chili is the easiest way to make chili and get a full flavor experience with minimal effort. The tangy, as-spicy-as-you-want bean and beef chili taste will warm your soul. It is that good.

Crockpot chili recipe

And if you’re looking for a fun slow cooker activity that you can do with the kids, consider adding this Slow Cooker Playdough into your think tank. It’s so simple and makes the softest playdough, ever!

Do you have any favorite slow cooker recipes to share?

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