Sometimes we need to be a little creative in the kitchen to keep our kids — or kid-like adults — happy! This creamy chicken and rice recipe is simple, delicious, and the ideal meal to serve your kids on a busy weeknight. Big chunks of tender chicken thigh are cooked down with steamed rice and veggies for a healthy meal, while a little cream cheese makes the whole thing rich and creamy.
There are countless ways to make chicken and rice, but the recipe below utilizes the Crock-Pot or slow cooker, so you can "set it and forget it" for a few hours during the day and come back to an intensely fragrant kitchen at night. This meal is always a hit and can be used to serve many people at a birthday party or outdoor picnic.