15 slow cooker recipes with 5 ingredients or less


15 slow cooker recipes with 5 ingredients or less -perfect for busy week days!

Now that school is back in session, I am always on the look out for QUICK and EASY dinner recipes. Between school pick up, work, dance, soccer and everything else… some nights it seems almost impossible to get dinner on the table. That’s why I’ve round up 15 slow cooker recipes with 5 ingredients or less. I know if I’m looking for slow cooker recipes, some of you might be too.

And I don’t know about you but if I’m making something in the slow cooker, I’m usually looking for a recipe with few ingredients. That way I can put it in the morning and let it cook all day while I’m out. Then BAM dinner is on the table with little to no work. I also added a dessert in this list too because let’s face it… life wouldn’t be the same without a little chocolate every now and again. ;)



15 Slow Cooker Recipes with 5 Ingredients or less on iheartnaptime.com

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Easy Three Ingredient Chili on iheartnaptime.com

3 ingredient chili from I Heart Naptime

Crock Pot Creamy Italian Chicken on iheartnaptime.com

Creamy Italian chicken from I Heart Naptime

BBQ grape jelly meatballs on iheartnaptime.com

BBQ meatballs from I Heart Naptime

Kalua Pork

Kalua pork from Our Best Bites

White Chicken Chili

White chicken chili from Gimme Some Oven

Mac and Cheese

Slow cooker mac and cheese from Sew Chatty

Crockpot Orange Chicken Recipe

Orange Chicken from The Frugal Girls

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Beef with Pineapple

Teriyaki beef from Eat at Home

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken

Lemon chicken from No. 2 Pencil

Crock Pot Italian Beef Sandwiches

Italian beef sandwiches from Iowa Girl Eats

Rootbeer Pulled Pork

Rootbeer pulled pork sandwiches from The Magical Slow Cooker

Crock Pot Salsa Verde Chicken

Salsa verde chicken from Favorite Family Recipes

bacon cheese potatoes

Cheesy bacon ranch potatoes from Damn Delicious


Homemade applesauce from The Pioneer Women

Slow Cooker FudgeSlow cooker fudge from Le Creme De La Crumb


15 Slow Cooker Recipes with 5 ingredients or less on iheartnaptime.com

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Jamielyn Nye

of I Heart Naptime

Creative director and founder of I Heart Naptime. Jamielyn aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. When she’s not creating, Jamielyn loves to chase her three little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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4 comments on “15 slow cooker recipes with 5 ingredients or less”

  1. they all look so lovely, especially the fudge cakes, yum xxx


  2. Thank you for including my Root Beer Pulled Pork, it’s such an easy recipe! All the other recipes look great too, I can’t wait to try a few!

  3. I LOVE making applesauce in the crock pot.  And then, of course I make apple sauce coffee cake out of it :)  

  4. All of these recipes look so delicious! I’m definitely going to have to pin this so I can reference  it through the fall and winter months!


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