Don’t have a lot of time, but also need to eat dinner after work? Yea, there are a lot of us out there who work our 9-5’s and do not want to cook when they get home. I want to share some of my favorite crockpot recipes with you all. Most of them are just a few ingredients, which I absolutely LOVE.

Crockpot Cheeseburgers

 

Crockpot-cheeseburgers

This is such a great recipe. It is very similar to Sloppy Joes, but in my opinion these are 10 times better.
Healthy Twist: You can substitute ground beef with ground turkey, regular milk with almond milk and use skim milk cheese.

Crockpot Cheesy Chicken & Rice

cheesy chicken and rice

This is a very filling and satisfying recipe! This feeds A LOT of people or you can just have some delicious leftovers.
Healthy Twist: Use reduced fat and low sodium chicken stock, corn, and cream of chicken soup.

Crockpot Chicken Taquitos

Crockpot Chicken Taquitos

Do you enjoy Mexican food? This is a really easy recipe with just a few ingredients, making your weeknights even easier.
Healthy Twist: Use fat free cream cheese

Slow Cooker Ritz Chicken

Slow Cooker Ritz Chicken

 

Who said you can’t create crispy chicken in the crockpot? Again, just a few ingredients and you will have your delicious meal.
Healthy Twist: Pair with a plate full of veggies and substitute sour cream with plain Greek Yogurt.

Slow Cooker Lasagna

Slow_Cooker_Lasagna

For my Italian lovers, did you ever think you could make lasagna in crockpot? Well here it is and I can assure you, it is AMAZING!
Healthy Twist: Substitute the meat for ground turkey and turkey Italian sausage. Also use Stevia instead of sugar.

I am a huge chicken lover and I love how chicken cooks in the crockpot. It comes out SO tender. It is literally the best thing. Please let me know if you end up trying any of these recipes. I promise I won’t steer you wrong.