The crock pot is an easy way to make a great meal while you are doing something else. You can put all the ingredients into the crock pot and set it at the desired temperature before you go to work and when you come home you will have a great hot meal that you can eat right away. It can be hard to work all day and then fix a meal so this is a way to make a meal while you are working. Make the meals ahead of time and freeze them and all you do is put them in the slow cooker before you leave. It only takes a minute and it is so worth the effort.
Take some time to make the slow cooker meals ahead of time and put them in the freezer raw. Then when you want to can put them in the slow cooker in the frozen state and let it thaw and cook while you are doing something else.
Make different meals so you can have something different everyday. Cut up onions, celery, carrots, potatoes along with any other vegetables you want to put in meals. Then mix the cut up vegetables with different meats like chicken, beef or pork. You can even use seafood’s or tofu if you like.
Mix up the meals the way you like and place each meal in a zip lock bag. Write the name of the meal on the bag and stick it in the freezer. When you want to cook a meal take the bag of your choice out of the freezer and put the contents into a slow cooker. Let it cook all day and then you will have a great meal to enjoy when you are ready.
There are so many great meals you can make this way like chili, soups and stews. Different kinds of meals will help you keep a healthy diet especially when you use fresh ingredients. Organic food can be used in these freezer meals to make them even healthier.
When you are putting the ingredients to your freezer meals into the plastic bags don’t forget the spices that you want for that meal. If you put everything into the bag then you don’t need to add anything to it as you are placing the food into the slow cooker. If you would like to read more you can go to http://kojo-designs.com/2012/04/getting-organized-a-whole-months-worth-of-meals-via-crockpot-freezer-cooking/.