Slow Cooker

Easy slow cooker recipes including slow cooker chicken, beef, soup, chili. These are the one pot meals that are healthy, easy to make and family friendly. Reader favorites include Slow Cooker Chicken Curry, Slow Cooker Banana Nut Oatmeal and Slow Cooker Boston Baked Beans to name a few.

Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs

Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs

Turkey meatballs are slowly cooked in a homemade tomato basil marinara sauce until tender. Made without any breadcrumbs, this meatball recipe is gluten free. My husband and I recently had our DNA tested and while the results weren’t too entirely surprising, I did discover that I’m 8% Italian/Greek. With a …

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Slow Cooker Pork Souvlaki - an easy dinner recipe

Slow Cooker Pork Souvlaki

This easy and flavorful slow cooker pork recipe is made with Greek spices, lemon and olive oil. Perfect for shredding and serving in a pita with creamy tzatziki sauce.  Greek food has a lot in common with Syrian food, the food I grew up eating. Often full of lemon, garlic, …

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Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas - an easy dinner recipe

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas are an easy slow cooker dinner recipe full of fresh Mexican flavors. Ideal for prepping ahead of time and freezer friendly! People often think of slow cooker recipes as a fall or winter dish but we actually love using our slow cooker in the summer months …

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Slow Cooker Chicken Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Soup

This Lebanese-inspired Slow Cooker Chicken Soup recipe is made with lemon juice, cinnamon, spinach and chickpeas. Naturally gluten free and full of flavor.  One of my favorite flu-fighting soups, I crave my mom’s chicken soup on a regular basis. Lemony, hearty, chock-full of chickpeas and lightly spiced with warm cinnamon, …

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slow cooker chicken adobo a tasty fillipino dish

Slow Cooker Chicken Adobo

A slow cooker version of the traditional Filipino chicken adobo, this easy recipe takes just minutes to prepare and results in perfectly moist, tender and flavorful chicken.  You guys can’t seem to get enough slow cooker chicken recipes and guess what? Neither can I! Easy, versatile and packed with protein, there …

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Slow Cooker Hoisin Pot Roast

Slow Cooker Hoisin Pot Roast

Chuck roast cooks in a sweet and sour liquid bath all day, delivering meat that shreds like butter, alongside tender vegetables making the meal complete. If you love Asian food and slow cooking as much as I do, you’re going to love this flavor-packed Slow Cooker Hoisin Pot Roast recipe. …

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Slow Cooker Banh Mi Rice Bowls

Everything you love about the Vietnamese banh mi sandwich (succulent pork, crunchy veggies and a pungent sauce) served in a bowl over brown rice (it’s great over any grain). Bahn appetite! As you’ve probably noticed over the years, I love cooking Asian food at home. Not only is it more affordable …

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Posole Rojo - Pork and Hominy Stew in a bowl

Slow Cooker Posole Rojo Stew

Red posole (pozole) soup, a traditional Mexican stew, is a classic comfort food recipe made with dried chilis, pork, and hominy. What is Posole? Posle is an thick soup that is commonly found in Mexico or the U.S. SouthWest that contains Hominy. The soup is normally comprised of slow cooked …

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Slow Cooker Gingerbread Cookie Oatmeal - The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal

This cozy breakfast is full of warm spices like cinnamon, cloves and ginger then drizzled with molasses, brown sugar and chopped pecans. Perfect for busy weekday mornings or a make-ahead dish for lazy weekends! A riff off my husband’s famous Hermit Bars, this Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal is full of warm spices including cinnamon, ginger …

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Slow Cooker Indian Beef Curry - The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooker Beef Curry

Made with warm Indian spices, tender beef and hearty vegetables, this aromatic slow cooker beef curry is the ultimate guilt-free cold weather comfort food. Hands down, the most popular recipe of all time on The Lemon Bowl is my Slow Cooker Chicken Curry. And frankly, I’m not surprised! We make …

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Slow Cooker Lebanese Meatballs (Gluten Free) - The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooker Lebanese Meatballs

A fun twist on the comfort food classic, your family will love these naturally gluten free Lebanese meatballs seasoned with cinnamon, all-spice and toasted pine nuts.  January is half-way over, how are you feeling? Are you staying hydrated? Getting enough exercise? Beating those winter blues? Look, I’m not going to kid …

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Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup with Ham and Chorizo - The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Ham and Spanish chorizo gives this fast and easy slow cooker soup a rich, smoky flavor that pairs perfectly with the tender vegetables and creamy split peas. Diamonds might be a girl’s best friend but I’d like to suggest that a perfectly sharpened chefs knife is a close second. In …

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Shredded Beef Tacos with Cilantro and Onions - The Lemon Bowl

Shredded Beef Tacos

These simple pulled beef tacos are made with warm corn tortillas and topped with creamy avocado, minced onions, and fresh cilantro. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed that I love frequenting the new Downtown Market here in Grand Rapids. A combination of indoor/outdoor marketplace reminds me of a mini …

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Crockpot Applesauce - The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooker Applesauce

Homemade applesauce is as easy as pie thanks to fresh, locally grown apples and a slow cooker that does all the work. When I tell you making healthy and delicious applesauce from scratch could not be any easier, it literally could. not. be. easier. Apple season is in full swing …

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Asian BBQ Pulled Pork - The Lemon Bowl

Slow Cooked Asian BBQ Pork

Today’s recipe is a flavorful twist on the standard pulled pork recipe. Instead of coating my pork in corn syrup laden barbecue sauce or ketchup, I decided to put an Asian spin on a family favorite. This classic mix of salty, sour, spicy and sweet ingredients is going to knock …

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Crock Pot Chicken Ragu

Crock Pot Chicken Ragu

I do have a few favorite crock pot recipes and I’m today I’m sharing my latest one that’s a delicious chicken ragu that I serve over whole wheat pasta. As with most of my recipes, it is more of a method than a specific recipe. Feel free to swap out …

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