I always make homemade caramel using the condensed milk but have always had to be home to make sure I keep adding water as it evaoprates. Never thought of using the crockpot...duh! :) Thanks for posting this and this is how I will make mine this year!
@BarbaraK Lol... Me TOO. I burnt it once on the stovetop cause it ran out of water... that is what lead me to this idea