14 Healthy Slow-Cooker Recipes

Toss healthy ingredients into your slow cooker, press a button, and enjoy a delicious meal a few hours later. Eating healthier couldn’t be any simpler!

Relieve your dinnertime stress by making a slow-cooker meal. Toss the ingredients in this easy-to-use countertop appliance, press the button, and enjoy a delicious meal a few hours later. Eating healthier couldn’t be any simpler!

Soups

A great dinner can be as simple as a warming soup and salad. Pair one of these on these delicious soups with a homemade salad using whatever veggies are in your refrigerator.

Pork Dishes

Lean cuts of pork are brimming with energy-boosting B-vitamins—just one of the reasons pork made our top-5 list of energy-boosting foods.

Beef Dishes

Red meat can absolutely be part of your healthy eating plan. Choose leaner cuts like tenderloin, top and eye rounds, sirloin and flank.

Chicken Dishes

Jazz up this popular lean dinner protein with one of these slow cooker recipes.

Vegetarian Delight

If you’re looking to go meatless, this killer recipe for squash stew is made with chickpeas, Swiss chard and butternut squash.

Don’t Forget Dessert

Your slow cooker can even whip up a fabulous dessert.

Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN, is a registered dietitian and consultant who specializes in food safety and culinary nutrition. See Toby's full bio »

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