Crock pots recipes are usually associated with Fall and Winter, but summer is the ideal time to bust out the crock pot. Because really, who wants to spend a lot of time cooking when you could be outside enjoying the nice summer weather? You’ve got better things to do than slave over a hot stove! Let your crock pot free you up so you can enjoy the summer. These are our favorite slow cooker recipes that are ideal for beating the heat, from party dips to sandwiches and everything in between.