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Easy, Healthy, Crockpot Cooking! Cooking Lessons for Dad!

Cooking Lessons for Dad will help you master your crockpot or slow cooker! Learn how to cook easy, healthy recipes!
Karen Breyer
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Cook many easy, healthy delicious recipes in a crockpot or slow cooker
Recognize the many benefits of cooking in a crockpot
Adapt favorite recipes for crockpot cooking
Understand how a crockpot works
Follow a recipe and cook it in a crockpot
Select the crockpot or slow cooker that is best for the student
Serve your family and friends healthy food everyday!

Crockpot Cooking Lessons for Dad is for beginner cooks (like my dad) who want to enhance their health by learning to prepare simple, healthy, delicious meals in a crockpot (or slow cooker). By the end of this course you will know how to use a crockpot to cook a large variety of of easy, healthy recipes. Preparing more home cooked meals will help you to improve your diet and enhance your health. These crockpot recipes will save you time and effort in preparing delicious food. Often it is hard to fit healthy cooking into a busy lifestyle. by the end of this course I expect you will be eating lots of healthy food! In addition, you can cook in a crockpot when you do not have access to a kitchen. A crockpot is a great tool that lets you prepare amazing recipes with just a little hands-on time and effort.

In this course you will have instructional lessons and well as step-by-step cooking demonstrations. You can take this course at your own pace. I suggest when you are ready to start cooking in your crockpot, you try one new crockpot recipe each week. Before you make the assigned recipe you be able to watch me prepare the recipe in the cooking lesson to get a general idea how to make it. Later you can watch the cooking lesson again as you make the recipe. This method will make it so easy for you to be successful with each recipe. I am also here to answer any questions you have about the course and recipes.

In this course you will receive many step-by-step cooking demonstrations to show you exactly how to prepare each recipe (and more to come!). With these instructions, the free cookbook, and some practice, you can easily master the recipes and have excellent results.

In this course you will learn:

How to use a crockpot (or slow cooker).

The different varieties of crockpots, slow cookers and their functions.

How to cook many easy, healthy recipes in a crockpot.

How to adapt recipes for the crockpot.

How to create new recipes by varying the ingredients.

How to fit healthy cooking into a busy life.

This cooking course is made for beginners that have no or little cooking experience. These course will also be appreciated by busy people who already know how to cook and want to learn more about healthy crockpot cooking.

The ingredients for these crockpot recipes are:

Easy to find


Budget friendly


Easy to pronounce

Tools for this course:

A crockpot (or slow cooker)

Measuring spoons and cups

Cutting board

Sharp knives

Serving, cooking, and eating utensils

This cooking course will really help you to fit healthy cooking into your busy life with little hands on time and effort. No cooking experience is needed. You do not even need a kitchen! By the time you are done with this course you will know how to cook many delicious recipes so you can eat healthy everyday! As you replace worthless processed foods with simple health-promoting foods, you will be on your way to living a longer, healthier, and happier life! Sign up for this course now to start your exciting, new crockpot cooking adventures!

Introduction to Crockpot Cooking

Welcome to Crockpot Cooking Lessons for Dad!

Welcome to this Easy, Healthy Crockpot Cooking with Cooking Lessons for Dad Course! In this course you will learn all about crockpot cooking. By the end of this course you will be the master of your crockpot or slow cooker! You will be able to cook many healthy recipes as well as adapt your favorite recipes for crockpot cooking. This course is for beginners like my dad, as well as experienced cooks who want to learn more about crockpot cooking. This is going to be a fantastic course! I am so happy that you are joining me!

Why Cook in a Crockpot?

Benefits of Crockpot Cooking!
Benefits of Crockpot Cooking!

What is a Crockpot Anyways?

A Crockpot or Slow Cooker?
How to Select the Right Crockpot for You!
So What's a Crockpot Made of?
Taking Care of Your Crockpot

In this lesson you will learn how to take care of and clean your crockpot so it will look good for a long time!

What's the difference between a crockpot and slow cooker?

What is the difference between a crockpot and slow cooker?

Secrets for Cooking Healthy, Delicious Food in a Crockpot!

Adding Seasonings to Your Crockpot Recipes
Avoid Sudden Temperature Changes!
Preparing Food Ahead of Time for Crockpot Cooking!
More Tips and Pointers for Successful Crockpot Cooking
Adapting Your Favorite Recipes for Crockpot Cooking
How hot is too hot?

What temperture of water should you wash your hot crockpot in?

Crockpot Cooking Recipes and Resources

Crockpot Cooking Lessons for Dad Recipes

Here are the crockpot recipes that I will share with you in this course. I will update these recipes as I add more cooking demonstrations. I suggest that you print them now so you can follow along as you watch the cooking demonstrations. You can also use them later as you make these recipes for yourself!

Easy Crockpot Recipes!

Crockpot Sweet Potato Burritos

 In this lesson I will show you step-by-step how to cook Sweet Potato Burritos in a crockpot. These burritos are so delicious and easy to make. You can also use this sweet potato filling in tacos!  Top your burritos or tacos with sour cream, salsa, guacamole, green onions, lettuce, tomato, avocados, cilantro or any other toppings you desire. 

This would be a fun recipe for a party or game night. Your guests could make to order their own tacos and burritos. As a bonus it is a perfect vegetarian or vegan recipe that even meat eaters will love! No more boring burrito recipes! This is a perfect recipe that will make everyone happy! Try this Crockpot Sweet Potato Burritos recipe today! 

Crockpot Spaghetti Squash
Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore
Crockpot Corn Tamale Casserole
Crockpot Moroccan Fiesta Chicken
Dad's Favorite Beef Stew
Crockpot Italian Pasta Sauce
Crockpot PineApple Sauce
Crockpot Meatless Sloppy Joes

In this lesson you will learn how to make the recipe for Meatless Sloppy Joes. You can print the recipe and follow along. Later you can make this recipes on your own. Let me know how it turns out!

Crockpot Cuban Black Beans

In this lesson you will see a cooking demonstration for Crockpot Cuban Black Beans. Follow along with the recipe and after you should be able to make the recipe yourself!

Salsa Chicken
Crockpot Parmesan Potato Wedges

In this lesson, My dad and I will show you step-by-step how to make these easy, healthy Crockpot Parmesan Potato Wedges! These potatoes are a delicious side dish that goes with almost any meal. They are so easy to make and need only a few ingredients. Watch this video and try this Crockpot Parmesan Potato Wedge recipe today!

Crockpot Salmon with Asian Style Vegetables

In this lesson you will learn how to make Crockpot Salmon with Asian Style Vegetables. This is a delicious fish recipe that you can cook in the crockpot. It is very easy to make. You can use frozen (thawed) salmon and frozen Asian Style Vegetables. If you keep these ingredients in your freezer you can make this recipe anytime. It is a perfect recipe for important guests or make it as a regular family dinner. Let me know how it turns out for you. 

Crockpot Corn on the Cob

Cook Corn on the Cob in your Crockpot! In this cooking video Karen Breyer and her dad will show you step-by-step how to make Crockpot Corn on the Cob! Cooking corn on the cob in your crockpot or slow cooker is so easy and the corn turns out perfect every time! This is my favorite way to cook corn on the cob. Watch this cooking video and make Crockpot Corn on the Cob for dinner tonight! 

How to prepare a spaghetti squash to cook in a crockpot.

What should you do to a spaghetti squash before cooking it in a crockpot?

Bonus Cooking Demonstrations


In this lesson you will see a cooking demonstration for couscous. This is not a crockpot recipe, but it is perfect to serve with some of your favorite crockpot recipes like Cuban Black Beans and Moroccan Fiesta Chicken.

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