Slow Cooker Chicken Chili

Slow Cooker Chicken Chili - Marty's Musings

Slow cooker. Crock pot. Time saver.  Whatever you want to call it, I love it! My DIY hubby and I received one for our wedding 27 years ago, but only recently have I been on a mission to discover even more recipes my family will love.  I better do it fast. Tim does not like soup in warm weather. No how. No way. Although we … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken and Rice Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken and Rice Soup - Marty's Musings

  To me, slow cooker chicken and rice soup represents home. Taking care of my family when they're sick. Celebrating the fun of a snow day with delicious smells wafting from the slow cooker.  Because you know working out in the snow is hard work. Especially when the igloo needs to be "this big."   This … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Clam Chowder

Slow Cooker Clam Chowder - Marty's Musings

It is a mess of snow and ice here in NC and us southerners don't actually know what to do with it. Cue the music. I have your answer, and it's Slow Cooker Clam Chowder! Do you want a dish to waft comforting smells through your home as you walk in tired from building that snow man and chasing the kids? Or maybe you want to know dinner … [Read more...]

Olive Garden Gnocchi Soup in the Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Chicken Gnocchi Soup #KleenexTarget

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Kleenex but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #KleenexTarget” Are you a good speller? Did you like spelling bees in elementary school? No? I am but I totally blew the pronunciation for this soup when I first made … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Cheesy Potato Casserole

Slow Cooker Cheesy Potato Casserole from Marty's Musings-1

  When I was asked by Country Crock to share a favorite family casserole I started thinking about my history with casseroles. (I know, fascinating subject isn't it?) If you're from the south y'all know about casseroles. They're at every potluck dinner and many family meals. says a casserole is a "noun 1. … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili

Slow Cooker Chicken Chili from Marty's Musings

I don't know about you, but a basic "open and dump" recipe for busy days is an absolute lifesaver for me. I saw this recipe and wanted to see if it was truly as easy as it sounded. It was. My family loved it and the house smelled as if I'd cooked all day.  Score one more for the slow cooker! If you want to totally impress your family … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Mama's Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup is a favorite comfort food for my family. We enjoy it after wintry days spent having fun in the snow or when someone is sick and needs a little "mama" care. It's super easy. I can smell it now :) Print Comfort Food: Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup Author: Marty's Musings Recipe … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Lasagna


   My family loves Slow Cooker Lasagna! It's so easy to do the day before (especially for Sunday lunch) and is always a crowd pleaser. Make this the night before, refrigerate and do NOT cook the lasagna noodles. The sauce will help soften the noodles. This recipe is completely up to interpretation! Make sure and use plenty of sauce … [Read more...]