Has this year been slightly more hectic than the rest? It sure feels like it. I picked out my word of the year for 2020 and it's... simplicity. So, low-carb slow cooker and pressure cooker recipes we are coming for you! Let's make weeknight dinners a little less stressful and a little more healthy.
One common pain point across all households is meal planning. I don't know about you, but my kiddos ask "what's for dinner?" as soon as they get into the car after school. I'm starting to think that's my new name at this point.
Well, with a little planning and preparation, I can start getting ahead of them and have a semi-planned week of dinners.
Popular Slow Cookers & Pressure Cookers
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Low-Carb Slow Cooker Recipes
Self-saucing slow cooker meatballs - Whether you set your slow cooker overnight or just before heading out to work, isn't nice just knowing a full meal is perfectly cooked and ready to eat? It's just one pot goodness!
Serve these self-saucing meatballs over zoodles for a low-carb gluten-free spaghetti alternative.
Keto slow cooker pulled pork - Skip the sugar-heavy bbq sauce with this pulled pork recipe seasoned with a smokey flavored dry rub.
Slow Cooker Whole Chicken & Bone Broth - This slow cooker recipe will make the perfect meal when you could use a couple of dinners covered. The bone broth is so delicious too!
Low-carb slow cooker lasagne - Try this hearty lasagna recipe uses zucchini layers instead of traditional lasagna noodles. Check out the "cheats cheese sauce" it's yummy! A firm family favourite.
Slow cooker poached salmon - This poached salmon recipe makes for a moist and tender filet that will give your family the healthy fish oil they need.
Low-carb buffalo chicken lettuce wraps - Buffalo chicken wraps are a fun option. Everyone can build their own lettuce wraps the way they like it. Kiddies especially love these.
Low-Carb Pressure Cooker Recipes
Instant pot cooking can make a huge difference after a hectic day. If you prep ahead of time, it'll definitely make the process go smoother. Spend a couple of hours over the weekend prepping a whole week's worth of dinner!
Low-carb chicken burrito bowls - Instant pot burrito bowls are simple and only take a few minutes to make. They are definitely family fave at our house.
Easy keto pot roast - A hearty keto pot roast is perfect for especially if you want to pack the leftovers for lunch.
Keto instant pot beef chili - Make a double batch of the keto beef chili to save yourself extra nights of cooking. Just reheat the extra batch over the stove or in a slow cooker. And don't forget to top your bowl up with plenty of cheese, sour cream and other tasty toppers.
Keto instant pot meatloaf - Sometimes you need a little comfort food to unwind. This instant pot meatloaf is so delicious with fresh mushroom gravy. YUM!
Pressure cooker sugar-free tomato sauce - A little gluten-free chicken nuggets will get the kids smiling! Now while the nuggets aren't made in the pressure cooker, the amazing sugar-free tomato sauce/ketchup is! You can even serve with a side of salsa, sugar-free ketchup or garlic mayonnaise.
No matter what recipe you choose, the easiest way to simplicity is removing the pain points. So plan and prep friends!
Sugar-free pressure cooker ketchup.
1-minute garlic mayonnaise
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