The Best 9 Low Carb Crockpot Recipes For Busy Moms

A low-carb diet is a diet that restricts your carbohydrate intake. But what if you could have the best of both worlds by eating a healthy low carb diet?

Foods high in carbohydrates include dairy, fruit, bread, rice, crackers, pasta, cereal, beans, potatoes, corn, and sugary foods like confectionary. These you should avoid if you are on a low carb diet.

Some of the food you can enjoy on a low carb diet includes meat, fish, eggs, vegetables, fruit, nuts, seeds, high-fat dairy, healthy fats and oils, and some gluten-free grains.

It’s difficult to stick to a low carb diet, especially if you have family, work, school, and other obligations. We have compiled a list of slow cooker recipes to help you with weight loss.

These dinner recipes will help you to lose weight while you and your family enjoy delicious meals.

Low Carb Creamy Lemon Chicken

Make this low carb creamy lemon chicken in your slow cooker on those days that you know you won’t have time to stand in the kitchen cooking.

The recipe needs only a few ingredients and very little preparation time. You can easily prepare the chicken breasts and other ingredients in a few minutes. Then you can turn on the slow cooker and leave the dinner to your trusty cooker. 

This recipe for lemon chicken is ideal if you are following a low carb diet.  It is high in protein and low in carbs.

Serve your chicken with low carb vegetables like baby marrows or cauliflower. A salad would also make a great accompaniment to this chicken dish.

Once the chicken is cooked, you can also choose to dice the chicken and use it in a cold chicken salad.

Click here for your low carb creamy lemon chicken recipe.

Light Shrimp Scampi With Spaghetti Squash

You can’t go wrong with this flavorful shrimp scampi. The scampi is flavored with garlic, black pepper, red pepper flakes, lemon pepper, lemon juice and white wine. 

For this recipe, I have decided to not go with the usual pasta or rice, not even brown rice! I have really grown to love spaghetti squash and luckily it’s just as satisfying as pasta.

And because the squash doesn’t have a strong flavor it doesn’t interfere with the flavor of the shrimp.

This meal is very popular with my family and we have it often for dinner during the week or for lunch on Saturdays. It helps that it’s light and healthy.

Click here for the easy recipe.

Slow Cooker Chinese Spare Ribs. 

Making spare ribs in a slow cooker gives you the most tender, fall-off-the-bone spare ribs you can dream of eating.

This slow cooker Chinese spare ribs couldn’t be easier to make. You literally stir all the ingredients in the slow cooker and that’s that.

Slow cooker ribs are a family favorite. For some reason, we always end up having them for Sunday dinner, and more often than not, we share this favorite meal with my sister and her family from out of town.

It’s one of those meals that everyone in our family loves. And best of all, it requires hardly any prep – ideal for a lazy Sunday evening.

Making ribs in a slow cooker is the best way to assure that you end up with tender, perfectly cooked ribs – it’s an easy and fool-proof way to cook spare ribs, you simply can’t go wrong.

It takes five minutes to prep and then you can leave it in the slow cooker to do the work.

Also, if you’re on a low carb diet, our Slow Cooker Chinese Pork Ribs will fit right in with your diet as it is high in protein and low in carbs.

Click here for our recipe for the most delicious spareribs you’ve ever tasted.

Low Carb Sausage Mushroom And Chicken Casserole

Here is a low carb, high protein dish that will be a winner with your family. This is one of the first recipes I came up with when my doctor suggested that I minimize my carb intake. It has been a hit with many of my friends and family and even with the kids. 

When I was trying to come up with a low carb meal for myself, I wanted my family to enjoy it too. Luckily that has worked out well. 

This recipe is suitable for a low carb diet. Several of my friends asked for the recipe when they learned about the benefits of a low carb diet. This dish also freezes very well.

Click here for the recipe.

Slow cooker salsa verde beef

This slow cooker masterpiece has only three ingredients, so if you have never used a slow cooker before or you’re not sure about how to cook beef, this is the recipe for you.

Essentially all it takes is some lean beef, store-bought salsa verde, and a little taco seasoning. After 8 hours in the slow cooker on low heat, or 5 hours on high, you will have beautifully tender beef that is packed with flavor. 

This dish is ideal for a protein-rich dish as part of a low carb diet. To up the protein even more, you can add some scrambled eggs to the dish.

You can also serve it with beans and veggies. This is a quick and easy meal that will save you a lot of time in the kitchen.

Click here for your slow cooker salsa verde beef recipe.

Easy Vegetable Beef Soup

This easy vegetable beef soup is hearty and warming and doesn’t take a lot of prep time. The recipe is based on a classic Filipino recipe called Nilagang Baka.

The traditional recipe calls for potatoes, but since we want to keep this a low carb soup, we substitute the potatoes with radish and eggplant.

This comforting soup is high in protein and other nutrients including potassium, protein, iron, and vitamin C. 

If you want to enjoy a soup that is hearty, filling and slimming at the same time, this is it.

Click here for the recipe and enjoy!

Easy Low Carb Taco Soup Recipe

If you love Mexican food and you’re looking for a low carb version for taco soup, look no further. We have a recipe for a hearty low carb taco soup with cream cheese that won’t move the scale in the wrong direction.

This recipe allows you to combine your favorite taco flavors for an easy and satisfying meal that you can enjoy on a low carb diet. This soup is so flavorful and satisfying, no one in the family will guess that it’s a low carb-friendly dish. 

You only need 10 minutes to put everything together in the slow cooker and afterward, you can add your choice of toppings, such as extra cheese, sour cream, fresh cilantro, avocado, guacamole, or jalapeños.

This cheesy soup is ideal if you are following a low carb diet. Each serving has only 7 net carbs.

Click here for the recipe.

Lemon Garlic Chicken Dump Recipe

Dump recipes are the easiest meals to make. Dump recipe is a term that describes a meal you make in one pot, casserole or slow cooker.

When you’re under time pressure, or simply feeling lazy, a dump recipe can come to your rescue. Simply choose your protein and dump the other ingredients in the pot with the protein.

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Turn the slow cooker on and wait for it to do its thing. So, with a dump recipe, you simply toss everything into your slow cooker. 

Because this is so simple and easy, you can make several of these meals at the same time. Use freezer bags, dump in your ingredients, and freeze for later use.

Click here for our dump recipe for lemon garlic chicken that’s made in a slow cooker.

Slow Cooker Pork Shoulder (Ror Pulled Pork & Carnitas)

This easy recipe takes less than 10 minutes to prepare and delivers fall-apart tender meat.

Pork shoulder is the cut of pork that is perfect for creating the much-loved pulled pork or carnitas. An inexpensive manual slow cooker is the most reliable tool to use if you want to end up with meat that is moist and tender.

Pork shoulder is the best cut for polled pork and carnitas because unlike lean meat, it has a generous amount of fat and connective tissue. Fat is the secret: it adds flavor and helps to keep the meat moist.

To find out everything about pork shoulder cooking for pulled pork and carnitas, click here where you’ll also find the recipe. 

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