Making healthy fall crockpot recipes is one of the easiest ways to make delicious meals, utilizing in season produce in a most efficient way. These are recipes that are super easy to prepare and the aroma in your home while it’s simmering away will be amazing!
I love the simplicity of creating crockpot dishes. It can be as easy as just “dumping” ingredients in a crockpot and turning it on. Some recipes may call for some cooked or browned meats ahead or prepping veggies to add to the pot, but all in all, it’s a super time saving approach to making meals. Crockpot cooking is definitely a strategy I use to lose weight. See this and other weight loss tips by reading my article, “20 Essential Tips For Losing Weight (and Keeping It Off)“
There are lots of cookbooks, magazines and now loads of recipes you can find easily on the internet. Here are a list of 5 of the best websites to find healthy fall crockpot recipes.
5 Of The Best Websites To Checkout For Fall Crockpot Recipes
This is a great website which develops its recipe base from its own recipes as well as other sources. It indicates what (if any) diet category it applies to and includes nutritional information with every recipe.
This “seasoned mom” uses many ingredients you will already have in your kitchen. Her dishes are easy to prepare and she does include nutritional information.
Taste of home has so many tasty recipes, including healthy ones! From cooks everywhere, this site will give you recipes to meet almost every preference with ingredients you already have. Nutritional information included.
Lots of variety for some of your favourite comfort foods and also foods from different cultures. Nutritional information included.
A go-to cookbook for me for minimal ingredient, easy to put together crockpot meals. So many are so easy, you can go from memory after awhile with what you need and how to prepare it. Fix-it and forget-it!
Go-To Cookbooks For Crockpot Recipes
Lightened up, down home tasty recipes developed by home cooks all over and tested at Taste Of Home. Yummy!Taste of Home Skinny Slow Cooker: Cook Smart, Eat Smart with 278 Healthy Slow-Cooker Recipes
Crockpot cooking for every meal-even desserts and appetizers. Nutritional information included.Fix-It and Forget-It Lightly Revised & Updated: 600 Healthy, Low-Fat Recipes For Your Slow Cooker
Crockpots That Make Your Life Easier
Do you need a crockpot to get started? Here are a few to consider:
This 6 qt version is good for a family meal and for having leftovers for another day.Crock-Pot SCCPVL610-S-A 6-Quart Cook & Carry Programmable Slow Cooker with Digital Timer, Stainless Steel
This 8qt version is good for a crowd. Family gatherings, game day and just for getting meals prepared ahead.Crock Pot Slow Cooker|8 Quart Programmable Slow Cooker with Digital Countdown Timer, Black Stainless Steel
Make Crockpot Cooking Your Friend
Crockpots can really “save the day” when it comes to getting healthy nutritious meals on the table for your family. It’s a real time saver! There are many excellent recipes in these websites I have indicated here. Try one and see just how much easier your meal will be to prepare, and how nice it’ll be after a hard day to have dinner on the table in minutes with crockpot cooking.
Frequently Asked Questions
Slow cookers are great to use for dishes that can be mixed well ahead of time and left in a crockpot to slow cook for longer hours than a typical oven or stove top. Recipes for slow cookers are typically easy to assemble allowing more time to do other things.
Yes, these terms are used interchangeably.
Soups, stews, sauces, overnight oats, casserole type dishes. Even desserts can be prepared in the crockpot. They are great for potlucks and can be easily transported and plugged in once you reach your destination to keep foods cooking or warm for serving.
After years of weight issues, I have finally found the formula of combining healthy food choices, regular exercise and positive behavior change to lose weight for good. Coupled with, exploring self-development, being productive and living simply, I am now maintaining a healthy lifestyle and in a good place. I enjoy writing articles to help my readers to become the best they can be!