Thanks to a bit of meal planning and prep, you can have an easy, delicious slow cooker dinner on the table every night of the week.
We all know money doesn’t grow on trees, and neither does time. Despite our best laid plans, the moments always seems to slip through our busy little fingers, and before we know it, we glance at our smart phones and it’s already 5 o’clock.
On marathon days like these, coming home and having to scramble to figure out what’s for dinner, or diving into a multiple step recipe with a laundry list of ingredients, is pretty much the last thing we feel like doing.
But when you come home to a kitchen that smells like Ina Garten has breezed through and taken over cooking for Jeffrey all day—that’s just what the doctor ordered. And thanks to a little planning, meal prep, and a little CrockPot magic, it’s perfectly achievable.
Below are 15 ideas for making it happen, with these slow cooker recipe ideas for easy, breezy weeknight dinners.
Slow Cooker Beef Short Ribs from Simple Roots Wellness
Slow Cooker Spaghetti Bolognese from Cafe Delites
Crock Pot Thai Chicken Curry from The Endless Meal
Instant Pot Minestrone Soup from Pinch of Yum
Slow Cooker Parmesan Herb Chicken & Orzo from Creme de La Crumb
Slow Cooker Thai Chicken Thighs from iFOODreal
Honey Mustard Slow Cooker Pork Loin and Rice from Food Faith Fitness
Slow Cooker Black Bean Pumpkin Turkey Chili from Ambitious Kitchen
Slow Cooker Indian Chicken Kheema with Peas from Feed Me Phoebe
Red Wine Crockpot Beef with Fingerling Potatoes from Whole and Heavenly Oven
Slow Cooker Greek Chicken from Well Plated
Slow Cooker Sweet Potato and Black Bean Enchiladas from 100 Days of Real Food
Cuban Shredded Beef (Slow Cooker) from Little Spice Jar
BBQ Chicken Chili (Slow Cooker or Stovetop) from Carlsbad Cravings
Slow Cooker Thai Chicken Soup from FoodieCrush
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