6 Slow Cooker Recipes You Need to Try This Season

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Having trouble finding anything to love about the winter months? Than this one’s for you! Winter is officially slow cooker season. Which means you get to toss a whole bunch of easy ingredients into a crock pot, set the timer and go about your day until you’re ready to sit down to a healthy (and delicious!) home-cooked meal.

It doesn’t get much easier than that. And really, nothing is better than waking up to a warm breakfast bowl or returning home after a long day of work to a hearty and healthy dinner ready for the eating. And let’s not forget how great your house smells when something’s brewing in that pot.

So go ahead, give yourself permission to enjoy winter’s most delicious pleasures, and cozy up to these easy crock pot recipes. Oh, and don’t forget to check out these 3 Winter Soups for Weight Loss while you’re at it… we’re pretty sure you’ll be licking your bowl.

1. KALE AND BEEF MEATBALLS

kale and beef meatballs
These slow cooked kale and beef meatballs are savory and satisfying… the perfect combo for a cool weather meal.

2. QUINOA CARROT BREAKFAST BOWL

quinoa
Somebody pinch us! This Quinoa Carrot Breakfast Bowl tastes a bit like carrot cake.

3. SLOW COOKED CHICKEN GUMBO

chicken
This chicken gumbo is so delicious and so easy to make. Just set it and forget it!

4. CHICKEN FAJITAS

Chicken fajitas
Make these Chicken Fajitas in your slow cooker for a delicious meal you can set and forget.

5. PUMPKIN RICE PUDDING

rice pudding
This pumpkin rice pudding is a delicious and guilt-free treat you’ll love.

6. NO SUGAR ADDED APPLE SAUCE

apple sauce
Who needs sugar anyway? Not this delicious Slow Cooker Applesauce, which goes big on flavor… not on guilt.

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