Slow Cooker Sweet Potato and Chicken Curry ~ 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato and Chicken Curry

This meal right here just might be the meal that our family has enjoyed more than any other. Including more often than spaghetti and sloppy joes (our other favorites). Why do I make this somewhat random and 'non-traditional' family favorite all the time?! Here's why: It's a one-dish dinner. Meaning the entire meal is all cooked in the same dish/slow cooker. It's a slow … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Mango Chicken ~ 31 Days of Budget Friendly Paleo Recipes

slow cooker mango chicken

This dish just screams summer to me. It's partly the zucchini, partly the mango...and partly the slow cooker. I love to slow cook in the summer because slow cooker release way, way, way less heat into your kitchen than turning on the oven or cooking this in a Dutch oven on the stovetop. And if you don't want any heat at all seeping into your kitchen on hot summer evenings, … [Read more...]

Vegetarian Bean & Corn with Salsa Soup

Vegetarian Bean & Corn with Salsa Soup | 5DollarDinners.com

Last winter, I made this soup nearly every other day because it's THAT good.  So easy and healthy and yummy! Because everything is already cooked, the heating option depends on the time you have before dinner. It heats in the microwave, on the stove, or in a slow cooker. It's so versatile, you can serve it with quesadillas, rice or just about anything else. One more … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Paella-Style Quinoa and Peas {Gluten Free & Freezer Friendly}

Slow Cooker Paella-Style Quinoa and Peas | 5DollarDinners.com

Quintessential paella has the following key ingredients: green peas, aromatic saffron, and the Latino all-purpose seasoning, Adobo. Don’t skip this recipe if you don’t have adobo in your pantry. The first time I heard of adobo seasoning, I asked a friend to show me her bottle. The main ingredients were salt, black pepper, garlic powder, dried oregano, and tumeric. So if you … [Read more...]