One of the toughest things for new parents to adjust to is how to adjust their daily routines around the presence of a new baby. Sometimes bringing a baby home can be as challenging as having the baby. Meal time can be especially challenging which is why freezer-friendly meals are so popular as gifts for new parents.
Another great meal option to keep in mind is using your slow-cooker! This allows you prep the meal during the baby’s morning nap, and have it warm and ready-to-serve when you need dinner on the table. Here are some fabulous slow-cooker dinner meals you can make in a jiffy!
Slow-Cooker Chicken Dinner Recipes
Slow-Cooker Spring Chicken Soup by New Leaf Wellness – This is a delicious and nourishing soup that would be perfect postpartum.
Slow-Cooker BBQ Chicken Recipe by Strength and Sunshine – A hearty BBQ chicken recipe that is sure to please, but takes little prep time using your slow-cooker. A win/win!
Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup for the Slow-Cooker by Crowther Café – A delicious and warming meal you can enjoy any time.
Tomato and Basil Slow-Cooker Chicken Recipe by There’s a Cook in My Kitchen – Eat alone, use it to top rice, or wrap a tortilla around this delicious and flavorful dish.
Paleo Creamy Cauliflower Chicken Recipe by Recipe This – This is a unique chicken slow-cooker recipe that includes a vegetable cream sauce. Healthy and yummy.
Slow-Cooker Dinner Recipes
Slow-Cooker Minestrone Recipe by Hungry Hobby – So good and so nutritious, this is a recipe that is a must-make!
Whole 30 Pulled Pork Taco Bites Recipe by The Organic Kitchen – Change things up a little with these delicious taco-bites you can have ready-to-serve whenever you have time.
Slow-Cooker Beef Stew Recipe by The Things We’ll Do – How wonderful would it be to have a beef stew ready-to-go after a busy day with the baby?
Slow-Cooker Shredded Pork Recipe by A Girl Worth Saving – Enjoy a delicious pulled pork meal without slaving over a smoker for hours with this slow-cooker version.
Garlic Honey Mustard Ham Slow-Cooker Recipe by Blissfully Domestic – It’s like a baked ham without having to heat up the entire house. What’s not to love about that?
Do you have a favorite slow-cooker recipe? Which recipe will you try first?