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Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken and Sweet Potato Stew

This veggie-loaded southwest chicken chili is a perfect end of winter slow cooker recipe. It requires a little pre-prep before it's ready for the crockpot, but your efforts will be rewarded with a healthy Paleo meal chock full of zesty southwest flavor. Top this dish with a squeeze of fresh lime juice and some fresh chopped cilantro for the perfect finish. Our Paleo Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken and Sweet Potato Stew is filling, healthy, and mouthwateringly delicious. If you're looking for more Paleo slow cooker recipes or … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Maple Bacon Chicken Legs

Slow Cooker Maple Bacon Chicken Legs

Chicken legs turn into a melt in your mouth meal with this easy Paleo slow cooker chicken recipe. Simmered in a maple-flavored sauce, this chicken legs recipe imparts the right amount of sweet and salty to satisfy. For an even quicker preparation, you can skip the searing and just throw the chicken into your crock pot with the chopped bacon, but the searing step in this delicious chicken legs recipe does add an extra layer of unmatchable flavor. Looking for more easy … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Bacon and Spinach Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Slow Cooker Bacon and Spinach Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

A slow cooker is perfect for those stressful days when you just want to come home to a hot already cooked meal. If you generally use your crock-pot for making soups and stews and are looking for something different and fresh, then this recipe is for you! Tender baked stuffed sweet potatoes filled with bacon and spinach make a filling and healthy meal. For more creative crock-pot recipes, check out our PaleoPlan slow cooker recipe archives! For hundreds of more FREE Paleo recipes, visit our PaleoPlan … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Salmon and Butternut Squash

Slow Cooker Salmon with Cranberry Squash

Fish doesn’t seem like something you would put in a slow cooker, but this Paleo slow cooker salmon and squash recipe will change your mind about that! You’ll start by cooking down some butternut squash with tart cranberries until velvety, and then add your fish filets at the end. The result is perfectly cooked salmon that will change the way you think about slow cooking. For more delicious Paleo slow cooker recipes (and hundreds of FREE Paleo recipes) please visit our PaleoPlan recipe center! … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Curried Chicken and Butternut Squash

Slow Cooker Curried Chicken and Butternut Squash

When summer comes to an end, you’ll see more and more winter squash, which are perfect for slow cooker recipes. This slow cooker chicken recipe is full of creamy flavor and the perfect start to crock-pot season. If you liked our Slow Cooker Curried Chicken and Butternut Squash recipe, try our Slow Cooker Maple Bacon Chicken Legs next time! Looking for even more delicious Paleo recipes? Look no further and visit our PaleoPlan Recipe Center for hundreds of FREE Paleo recipes! … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs with Cauliflower Rice

Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs with Cauliflower Rice

Meatballs don’t seem like something you’d think to cook in a slow cooker, but they actually work out nicely in this Paleo meatball recipe. With a rich broth and lots of fresh herbs, these turkey meatballs go nicely with a side of cauliflower rice for an easy, comforting meal. If you liked our Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs with Cauliflower Rice recipe, try our Herb Crusted Beef and Offal Meatballs with Braised Greens next time. Looking for more delicious Paleo recipes? Check out our … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Chicken and Greens

Slow Cooker Chicken and Greens

As the weather starts to get cooler, it's time to break out the crock-pot...slow cooker season has arrived! This Slow Cooker Chicken and Greens recipe takes advantage of end-of-season greens to make an impressive and healthy meal that's perfect on a busy fall day. Collard greens are called for here, but feel free to use whatever dark leafy greens that you can get at your local market. Remember, however, that delicate greens (such as spinach or arugula) won’t hold up to the … Continue reading


Slow Cooked Boston Butt with Carrots and Parsnips

Boston butt is another name for pork shoulder roast. It’s a tender, flavorful cut of pork that’s great for shredding and if you like root vegetables, this Slow Cooked Boston Butt recipe is for you!  If three pounds of meat sounds like a lot for four servings, trust me, it’s not.  Pork shoulder roast shrinks down considerably when cooked. If you enjoyed this Slow Cooked Boston Butt with Carrots and Parsnips recipe, try our Three Pepper Pork Stew recipe next time. For more delicious … Continue reading


Cuban-Style Slow Cooker Flank Steak

Slow cooked flank steak, green peppers an onions come alive in this flavorful Cuban-Style Slow Cooker Flank Steak recipe. This delicious Paleo flank steak recipe uses a traditional Cuban spice blend of cumin, oregano, garlic and bay leaves to evoke island flavors and aromas. It's made in the slow cooker, so you can throw it together and then return home after work to a piping hot, mouth-watering meal. Doesn't get much better than that!  If you enjoyed our Cuban-Style Slow Cooker Flank … Continue reading


Crockpot Bolognese Sauce and Spaghetti Squash

The quintessentially Italian ragu alla bolognese, or "Bolognese Sauce" is a meat sauce that has been slow simmered to develop flavor and thicken slowly, but traditional versions aren't always Paleo friendly. This Paleo Crockpot Bolognese Sauce and Spaghetti Squash recipe is perfect for your crock pot or slow cooker and tastes even better the next day. Spaghetti squash serves as the Paleo pasta in this wonderful dish that will have your guests coming back for seconds and thirds. If you enjoyed this Crockpot Bolognese Sauce recipe, try … Continue reading


Mexighetti Sauce

Paleo Mexighetti is exactly what its name implies...spaghetti with a Mexican twist...Paleo style! This dish can be easily prepared entirely in your crock pot, slow cooker or Instant Pot. Simply toss all of the ingredients together in the pot, stir well, turn to medium-high, and walk away. (Well, come back to stir occasionally). Our Mexighetti Sauce recipe tastes amazing when served upon Paleo pasta made from spaghetti squash or zucchini noodles. Salud and Salute! If you enjoyed this Paleo Mexighetti Sauce recipe, try … Continue reading


Old Fashioned Slow Cooker Stew

This Old Fashioned Slow Cooker Stew recipe is simple to make and perfect for the fall and winter weather. It can be prepared as a one-pot meal in your crockpot, slow cooker or Instant Pot that’s hot and ready for you to eat when you arrive home after a long day at work. You can't beat the classic flavors in this simple stew recipe - it's one of my go-to favorites! The recipe calls for sweet potatoes, but regular potatoes … Continue reading

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Top 10 Paleo Gifts

Struggling to think of an awesome gift for your Paleo friend/significant other/family member for Christmas or Hanukkah? The fact that they're Paleo may actually make this easier because there are some things you KNOW are important to them: the food they eat and possibly the activities in which they partake. We have some gift ideas for those people. If you're trying to get someone into the Paleo or Primal way of life, many of these ideas will work for them, … Continue reading

New England Chuck Roast Paleo Crock-Pot

This classic paleo diet crock-pot recipe combines pot roast with traditional stew vegetables like carrots and cabbage. It’s an easy, delicious dish you can throw together in the morning and enjoy in the evening. For added flavor, you can rub various spices like black pepper or garlic powder on the meat before placing it in the crockpot. You can also flavor the roast with fresh garlic cloves and replace the water with beef stock.
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Beef Pot Roast

This pot roast combines traditional ingredients like beef, onions, carrots, and celery with an elegant herb mixture including bay leaves, thyme, and oregano. Healthy beef tallow is used to brown the meat. You can use organic beef broth in place of the water in this recipe for additional flavor. Updated 11/17/15
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Paleo Beef Stew

This paleo stew recipe takes ordinary ingredients like beef, carrots, onions and tomatoes and makes them into a healthy, hearty stew. Red wine, dried oregano and basil give the dish a beautiful flavor. Feel free to increase the flavor with a couple of bay leaves and some celery salt. Other vegetables can be added as well, including mushrooms, peppers, green beans, peas, spinach, or leeks. Try sprinkling the paleo stew with fresh chopped parsley right before serving. … Continue reading