Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

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Who doesn't love an easy dump and go slow cooker meal with minimal ingredients? Enter, Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes! I know I do, and I am pretty sure that every other Crazy Busy Mama out there will agree! This one is a true dump and go slow cooker meal allowing you to tend to the demands in your life and come home to a home cooked meal!

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Seriously mama, dump and go slow cooker meals are a lifesaver for every busy mom and family!

And here is a picture of this yummy Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes… I need to snap another picture when I make it again, because this one is just a screen shot of my video tutorial. You know me, I am keeping it real Crazy Busy Mama here and there are many of times in my life where a screen shot will have to make do! Ha – Please tell me I am not alone in this.

Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

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In the whirlwind of hectic schedules, endless to-do lists, and the constant juggling act of family and work responsibilities, finding time to prepare wholesome meals can feel like an insurmountable challenge for busy moms. Enter dump and go slow cooker meals – a culinary lifesaver that offers convenience, simplicity, and deliciousness in one pot. Here’s why dump and go slow cooker meals are the perfect solution for every busy mom:

  1. Minimal Effort, Maximum Flavor: Dump and go slow cooker meals require minimal effort for maximum flavor payoff. Simply toss your ingredients into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until mealtime. Whether it's a savory stew, tender roast, or flavorful curry, slow cooking allows ingredients to meld together beautifully, resulting in rich, complex flavors that rival any gourmet dish.
  2. Time-Saving Convenience: With a slow cooker, busy moms can enjoy the luxury of time-saving convenience. There's no need for constant monitoring or hands-on cooking – simply prep your ingredients in the morning or the night before, set the timer, and let the slow cooker work its magic while you tackle other tasks on your never-ending to-do list. From school pickups to work meetings, slow cooker meals ensure that dinner is ready and waiting whenever you are.
  3. Flexible and Forgiving: One of the greatest benefits of dump and go slow cooker meals is their flexibility and forgiving nature. Unlike precise baking recipes that require meticulous measurements and precise timing, slow cooker recipes are incredibly forgiving. Whether you're missing an ingredient or need to adjust cooking times to accommodate your schedule, slow cooker meals allow for improvisation and experimentation, making them perfect for busy moms who thrive on flexibility.
  4. Healthier Options: Contrary to popular belief, slow cooker meals aren't just for hearty stews and casseroles. In fact, slow cooking is an excellent way to prepare healthy, nutritious meals with minimal added fats or oils. By using lean proteins, plenty of vegetables, and whole grains, busy moms can create balanced, nutrient-rich meals that nourish their families without sacrificing taste or convenience.
  5. Budget-Friendly: In addition to being convenient and delicious, dump and go slow cooker meals are also budget-friendly. Slow cooking allows for the use of inexpensive cuts of meat, which become tender and flavorful over long periods of cooking. Plus, slow cooker meals can stretch ingredients further, making them ideal for feeding a hungry family on a budget. With a bit of planning and creativity, busy moms can whip up satisfying meals that won't break the bank.
  6. Versatility for Every Palate: Whether your family prefers hearty comfort food, exotic flavors, or lighter fare, there's a dump and go slow cooker recipe to suit every palate. From classic favorites like chili and pot roast to international delights like Thai curry and Mexican carnitas, the possibilities are endless. With a little experimentation, busy moms can discover new family favorites that satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.
  7. Stress-Free Mealtime: Perhaps the most significant benefit of dump and go slow cooker meals for busy moms is the stress-free mealtime they provide. After a long day of work, errands, and chauffeuring kids to various activities, the last thing a busy mom wants to do is spend hours in the kitchen preparing dinner. With a slow cooker meal waiting at home, mealtime becomes a relaxed, enjoyable affair – a time to gather with loved ones and savor a delicious, homemade meal without the stress and hassle of traditional cooking methods.

In conclusion, dump and go slow cooker meals are a godsend for every busy mom. With their minimal effort, time-saving convenience, and delicious results, slow cooker meals offer a welcome reprieve from the chaos of everyday life. So dust off your slow cooker, stock up on ingredients, and let the magic of dump and go cooking transform your mealtime routine for the better. Your taste buds – and your sanity – will thank you.

Here is how I made this delicious Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes, but before I do you will want to PIN this amazing 5 ingredient dump and go slow cooker meal HONEY GARLIC Chicken its fantastic and so yummy too!

Ingredients: Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

  • 1 1/2 lbs chicken breasts or thighs
  • 16 oz green beans fresh
  • 10 red potatoes diced
  • 2 oz onion soup mix
  • 6 tbsp butter melted

Instructions: Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

  • In slow cooker add a liner for easy clean up, then add chicken on bottom
  • On top of chicken add fresh green beans and diced red baby potatoes
  • Add melted butter to the top of chicken, green beans and potatoes
  • Then add dry onion soup mix on top
  • Place lid on slow cooker on low for 4-6 hours – cooking time may vary depending on your slow cooker.

Once down the chicken will fall apart.

Serve warm as a complete meal or with sides.

Side Idea:

We love to serve this meal with a bagged Cesar salad and dinner roll, however this dinner could be a complete meal too!

Crazy Busy Mama Tip:

Feel free to add more chicken or even use chicken thighs as they are more affordable too.

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Video Tutorial: Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

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Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes
5 from 2 votes
Total Time 5 hours
Course dinner
Cuisine American
Servings 6
Calories 511 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 1/2 lbs chicken breasts or thighs
  • 16 oz green beans fresh
  • 10 red potatoes diced
  • 2 oz onion soup mix
  • 6 tbsp butter melted

Instructions
 

  • In slow cooker add a liner for easy clean up, then add chicken on bottom
  • On top of chicken add fresh green beans and diced red baby potatoes
  • Add melted butter to the top of chicken, green beans and potatoes
  • Then add dry onion soup mix on top
  • Place lid on slow cooker on low for 4-6 hours – cooking time may vary depending on your slow cooker.
  • Serve warm

Video

Notes

If your family likes more protein, please feel free to add more chicken. 
We love to serve this meal with a bagged Cesar salad and dinner roll. 

Nutrition

Calories: 511kcalCarbohydrates: 71gProtein: 29gFat: 14gSaturated Fat: 8gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0.5gCholesterol: 88mgSodium: 2085mgPotassium: 2254mgFiber: 9gSugar: 8gVitamin A: 908IUVitamin C: 40mgCalcium: 93mgIron: 4mg
Keyword Chicken Stuffing Slow Cooker
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