Crock Pot Girls: A Facebook Phenomenon

Keep New Times Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Phoenix and help keep the future of New Times free.

If you've been on Facebook lately you might have noticed a few of your friends have "liked" a page called "Crock Pot Girls." I clicked "like" for kicks to see what kind of recipes soccer moms are into these days.

Apparently, I'm not the only one. By a longshot.

Apparently some friends started a Facebook page to share some recipes with friends and since they started it August 19th, 2011 - that's 2 weeks ago, folks. They have over 1 million "likes." I'm not kidding.

As I write this, their Facebook page says 1,027,848. That's insane.

My husband thought they might have something to do with sexy ladies holding slow cookers in strategic locations. So far, that's not the case but I wouldn't be surprised with the kind of income and influence these friends might see in the months to follow.

They've since slapped together a webpage: http://crockpotgirls.com/.

Note to self: Develop a crock pot webpage/cookbook and launch it at the beginning of school/soccer season. This story is amazing.

Follow Chow Bella on Facebook and Twitter.

Keep Phoenix New Times Free... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Phoenix with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.


Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.