Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli

A Chinese take-out favorite that can be made right in the slow cooker – no sauteing, no stirring, no frying. It doesn’t get easier than that!

Slow Cooker Beef and Broccoli - A Chinese take-out favorite that can be made right in the slow cooker. It doesn't get easier than that!

I’m all about making my favorite Chinese take-out dishes right at home. It’s so much cheaper and you can use better quality ingredients. But when you can also make it right in the slow cooker, well, that’s just an all-around win in my book. But don’t take my word for it. This was Jason’s reaction when he tried it for the first time at school.

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Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

Skip the take-out and try this super easy, lightened-up creamy butter chicken right in the crockpot – it’s less calories and tastes a million times better!

Slow Cooker Butter Chicken - Skip the take-out and try this super easy, lightened-up creamy butter chicken right in the crockpot!

When Jason and I lived in LA, we had Indian take-out at least once a week. It was our regular joint out in Beverly Hills, and I would always pick up two tikka masala bowls on my way home from work. But ever since we relocated out to the Bay Area, we haven’t had our Indian take-out fix in so long. My cravings have taken over for weeks so I finally made this butter chicken right at home, and boy, am I glad I did because the homemade version is so much better, and healthier, than take-out!

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Slow Cooker Corn and Jalapeno Dip

Simply throw everything in the crockpot for the easiest, most creamiest dip ever. It’s so good, you’ll want to eat it with a spoon!

Slow Cooker Corn and Jalapeno Dip - Simply throw everything in the crockpot for the easiest, most creamiest dip ever!

I think it’s safe to say that I’m a bit obsessed with dip, whether it’s guacamole, spinach and artichoke dip, enchilada dip, queso dip… the list goes on. But when you can make the creamiest of all dips right in your slow cooker – well, that may just be the best dip of all time.

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Slow Cooker Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Simply throw everything in the crockpot for the easiest, most effortless spinach and artichoke dip – it doesn’t get easier than that!

Slow Cooker Spinach and Artichoke Dip - Simply throw everything in the crockpot for the easiest, most effortless spinach and artichoke dip!

Being Korean, we NEVER used a slow cooker when I was growing up. In all honesty, I didn’t even know what it was until I entered the blogging world 3 years ago! But once I discovered this amazing electric pot, my life changed forever. Well, maybe it’s not that dramatic but the slow cooker is pretty darn amazing.

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Slow Cooker Korean Beef

Amazingly tender, flavorful Korean beef made right in the slow cooker with just 3 ingredients and 5 min prep – it doesn’t get easier than that!

Slow Cooker Korean Beef - Amazingly tender, flavorful Korean beef made right in the slow cooker with just 3 ingredients and 5 min prep!

My slow cooker has been comfortably sitting on a shelf for about a year now. But once I finally dusted it off, I’ve been using it nonstop, from this honey sesame chicken to this rich creamed corn for Thanksgiving. But with all of the holiday madness this month and tons of extra things that need to get done, we’re really in need of quick and easy, effortless dishes like this Korean beef here.

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