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No matter what time of year it is, slow cooking is great for fast and easy meals. My slow cooker gets a lot of love all year long, you just can’t beat the convenience of that magical gadget. Even though I love cooking, I love time even more and I never seem to have enough of it. If I can get a healthy meal on the table without a lot of work, that’s always a win in my book.
Remember back in the day when slow cooker recipes seemed to only be soups and stews? Well, slow cooker creations have come a long way, baby. You can find just about any recipe for any meal course, from appetizers to desserts, there’s no shortage of healthy meal ideas. I’ve pulled together 15 five ingredient or less healthy slow cooker recipes from some of my favorite food bloggers for your meal planning inspiration. I just love saving time, don’t you?! Enjoy!
Fast Healthy Recipes For The Slow Cooker
Crockpot Southwest Shredded Beef from Amee’s Savory Dish
Simple Crockpot Italian Chicken from Amee’s Savory Dish
Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches from Amee’s Savory Dish
Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken from Strength & Sunshine
Slow Cooker Macadamia Pineapple Chicken from Strength & Sunshine
Slow Cooker Cranberry Chicken from Strength & Sunshine
Healthy Slow Cooker Mango Chicken from It’s Yummi
Crockpot Balsamic Beef from Plaid and Paleo
Crockpot Sweet & Spicy Chicken from Plaid and Paleo
Slow Cooker Asian Pulled Pork from The Lean Green Bean
Slow Cooker Barbacoa (Shredded Beef) from The Lean Green Bean
Slow Cooker Green Chile Shredded Beef Cabbage Bowl from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Slow Cooker (or Pressure Cooker) Shredded Beef Tacos with Spicy Slaw from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Crockpot Beef and Mushrooms with Red Wine Sauce from Dizzy Busy and Hungry
Slow Cooker Cauliflower Mac and Cheese from Dizzy Busy and Hungry