Please Don’t Heat Up the Kitchen New Recipe Challenge: A Working Link List

Please Don't Heat Up the Kitchen New Recipe Challenge

I haven’t finalized anything more than this week’s list, but I was thinking about putting together a categorized list for me (and you), a working list of recipes for the slow cooker (or adaptable), frozen desserts, microwave desserts, sips and beverages, salads, and sandwiches.  Feel free to pick and choose from the following if you choose to participate in the challenge; also feel free to leave a comment with your keep-the-kitchen-cool recipes.

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Slow Cooker/Slow Cooker Adaptable

Spasagna from the Country Cook

Slow Cooker Potato Soup from Life on Mars

Chicken Tortilla Soup from A Slob Comes Clean

Tricia’s Slow Cooker Old Bay Rotisserie Chicken from $5 Dinners

Overnight Maple and Brown Sugar Oatmeal from Once a Month Mom

Crockpot BBQ Meatballs from Once a Month Mom

Slow-Cooked Cheeseburger Casserole from Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures

Cool Ranch Crockpot Chicken Tacos or Tostadas from Family Fresh Meals

Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken for the Freezer from New Leaf Wellness

Slow Cooker Spicy Dr. Pepper Shredded Pork from New Leaf Wellness (Recipe origin:  Pioneer Woman)

Crockpot Layered Bean Burritos from Thrifty Jinxy

Crock Pot Chicken Carnitas from The Black Peppercorn

Healthy Crockpot Chicken Florentine from My Recipe Magic

Slow Cooker Bourbon Chicken from My Recipe Magic

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Lemonade Chicken from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Cafe Rio Slow Cooker Chicken from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooker Sausage Breakfast Casserole from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Cobb Salad from My Recipe Magic (also cross-listed as a salad)

Slow Cooker Chile Colorado Beef Burritos from My Recipe Magic

Copycat Recipe Chipotle Burrito Bowls from Savings Lifestyle

Slow Cooker Kalua Pork and Rice Bowls from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooker Nacho Grande Soup from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooker Pesto Ranch Chicken from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooker Apricot Chicken from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooker San Francisco Pork Chops from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Slow Cooked Sticky Chicken from Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures

Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese from Family Fresh Meals

Slow Cooker Cornbread Dressing from Southern Bite

Crock Pot Beef Tips with Gravy from The Country Cook

Crock Pot Asian Chicken from The Country Cook

Simple Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings from The Slow Roasted Italian

Rum and Coca Cola Crock Pot Chicken from from Food.com

Pepperoni Pizza Enchiladas from Picky Palate (possible Crockpot adaptation)

Crock Pot Lasagna from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Slow Cooker Marinara Sauce from Budget Bytes

Crock Pot Orange Chicken from Sweet Tea in Texas

“Fried” Chicken in the Crockpot from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Crockpot Copycate Chipotle’s Carnitas from Better in Bulk (This one is a must-try)

Frozen Recipes (also no-cook desserts)

Frozen Fruit Cups from $5 Dinners

Fruit and Yogurt Smoothies Bags from Once a Month Mom

Blackberry Cabernet Sorbet from Gimme Some Oven

Basil Lime Sorbet from Gimme Some Oven

Spiced Fresh Orange and Honey Sorbet from Recipe Girl

Cinnamon Ice Cream from Recipe Girl

Easy Lemon Ice Cream from Recipe Girl

Key Lime Pie Ice Cream from Recipe Girl

Watermelon Sorbet from Recipe Girl

Creamy No-Cook Mints from The Country Cook

Pina Colada Sorbet from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Cinnamon Maple Ice Cream from A Kitchen Addiction

Pineapple Mint Sorbet from Naptime Chef

Brown Sugar Peach Sorbet from Cassie Craves

Cherry Sorbet from Seeded at the Table

Microwave/No-Bake Desserts

Chewy No-Bake Granola Bars from Money Saving Mom

Mug Cake from The Country Cook

10 Tasty Mug Cakes from Babble

Easy Microwave Lemon Bar from Pretty Prudent (Inventors of the 2-Minute French Toast in a Mug that inspired so many great Frenchy Toasty Bread Puddings in a Mug!)

Microwave Cheesecake in a Cup from Pretty Prudent

Microwave Single Serve Cinnamon Roll from Pretty Prudent

A Cup of Coffee Cake from Pretty Prudent

Sips and Beverages

Cherry Limeade Punch from $5 Dinners

Fruit and Yogurt Smoothies Bags from Once a Month Mom

Red Apple Sangria from Applebee’s at Home

Naturally Flavored Water from Spend with Pennies

Gin Fizz Cocktail from The Slow Roasted Italian

Homemade “Martinelli’s” from Dessert Now Dinner Later (hopefully adaptable to Homemade Sparkling Welch’s)

Infused Water from My Life in Food

Sassy Water from One Good Thing by Jillee

Quick Fix Water and Lemon from Seeded at the Table

Salads and Salad Dressings

Wedge Cobb Salad from $5 Dinners

Skewer Lunches from $5 Dinners

McDonald’s Fruit and Walnut Salad from Top Secret Recipes

Layered Cobb Salad from Kraft Recipes

Green Goddess Dip with Spring Vegetables from Kraft Recipes

Classic Cobb Salad from Kraft Recipes

Barbecue Ranch Chicken Salad from Kraft Recipes

“Bag It” Chopped Salad from Kraft Recipes

New-Way Wedge Salad from Kraft Recipes

Cheddar Chicken Crunch Salad from Kraft Recipes

Memphis BBQ Chopped Salad from Kraft Recipes

Garden Veg Salad Stacker from Kraft Recipes

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Cobb Salad from My Recipe Magic

California Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Bacon Cheeseburger Salad from Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures

Salad de Maison from A Bountiful Kitchen

Newk’s Favorite Salad from Big Oven

Buffalo-Style Celery Sticks from Recipe Girl

Cucumber Salad from Recipe Girl

Pickled Cauliflower from Recipe Girl

Fruit Salad with Lime Syrup from Recipe Girl

Maple Salad Dressing from Recipe Girl

Pepperoni Pizza Pasta Salad from The Country Cook

Pasta Salad with Sweet Balsamic Dressing from The Country Cook

Antipasto Salad Platter from Taste of Home

Hearty Italian Salad from Taste of Home

Antipasto Salad from Taste of Home

Italian Dressing from Prudent Homemaker

Balsamic Orange Vinaigrette from Prudent Homemaker

Italian Dressing from Heavenly Homemakers

Thousand Island Dressing from Heavenly Homemakers

Ranch Dressing from Heavenly Homemakers

Wedge Salad from Crumbs in My Mustachio

Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Salad Dressing from The Slow Roasted Italian

Easy Barbecue Chicken Salad from Pocket Change Gourmet

Seven Layer Southwestern Salad from Pocket Change Gourmet

Deli-Style Pasta Salad from Pocket Change Gourmet

Pizza Pasta Salad from Pocket Change Gourmet

Italian Salad with Warm Balsamic Dressing from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Cracked Pepper Salad Dressing from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Creamy Avocado Dressing from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Fresh Pickled Cucumber Salad from When the Dinner Bell Rings

Berit’s German Salad from Food.com

Arby’s Grilled Chicken and Pecan Salad from CopyKat Recipes

Subway Orchard Chicken Salad from CopyKat Recipes

Commander’s Palace Salad Dressing from CopyKat Recipes

Pasta House Co. Vinaigrette from CopyKat Recipes

Pasta House Co. Special Salad from CopyKat Recipes

Sunday’s Special House Dressing from CopyKat Recipes

Antipasto Pasta Salad from I Thee Cook

Bacon Gorgonzola Chicken Salad from Picky Palate

Albertson’s Krab Salad from CopyKat Recipes

Olive Garden Salad Blend from CopyKat Recipes

Olive Garden Salad Dressing from CopyKat Recipes

Homemade Cilantro-Lime Ranch Dressing from Family Fresh Meals

Fiesta Ranch Dressing from Michelle’s Tasty Creations

Classic Italian Pasta Salad from Dessert Now Dinner Later

Chef Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing from Life in the Lofthouse

Mason Jar Make Ahead Salad from My Life in Food

20 Salads Hearty Enough for Dinner from Babble

Cherry Walnut Chicken Salad from Naptime Chef

Wedge Salad from Sweet Tea in Texas

Sandwiches

Southwestern Ranch Chicken Clubs from Cassie Craves

Super Heroes from Alice and the Mock Turtle

Farmer’s Market Pimiento Cheese Spread from CopyKat Recipes

Mr. Sub Secret Sauce from CopyKat Recipes

Newk’s Express Cafe Pimiento Cheese from MyFoxAL.com (This recipe makes a huge amount.  I hope to also use it to make a cheese ball like the one on Newk’s Catering Menu)

Texas Tortilla Roll-Ups from Recipe Girl

Simple Crab Sandwich from Six Sisters’ Stuff

Grilling and Misc.

Skewer Lunches from $5 Dinners

Quick N Easy Deli Plate from Kraft Recipes

Italian Ham Cold Plate from Kraft Recipes

Muffaletta Dip from Kraft Recipes

Deli Skewers from Kraft Recipes

Cheese and Fruit Tray from Kraft Recipes

Deli-Style Nibbles from Kraft Recipes

Quick and Easy Antipasto Platter from Recipe Girl

A Snacky Lunch from Life as Mom

And now…a few recipes that don’t fit the challenge but will still be made sometime this summer because they look so yummy and delicious…(regardless of how much they heat up the kitchen)

Burrito Cups from $5 Dinners

Pizza Stuffed Potatoes from How Sweet It is

Pizza Grilled Cheese from Forkful of Comfort

Alea’s Pizza Quesadillas from $5 Dinners

Spicy Beef Lettuce Wraps from Once a Month Mom

Smothered “Aussie” Chicken (I think this is a copycat of Alice Springs Chicken) from Joy in My Kitchen

Chicken Parmesano Vino Bianco from The Slow Roasted Italian

Chicken Lettuce Wraps from Gimme Some Oven (I think the mixture could be prepared ahead and reheated in the microwave)

I will be adding more to this post as I find them (or as some are added to the blogs I read and follow)…or as you let me know which ones that I would HAVE to add.  Let me know what you think.

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