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15 Easy Slow Cooker Soup Recipes

esp_easy_slow_cooker_soup_recipesThere is nothing more comforting than a hot bowl of soup on a cold winter day. Did you know you can actually make a delicious soup in your crockpot? Simply add the ingredients in the morning and come home to a ready-to-eat soup simmering in your slow cooker! Homemade soup tastes so much better than canned and these 15 recipes are healthy and easy to make. Dig out your crockpot and get ready to enjoy a nutritious homemade dinner.

Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup

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Get the recipe from Two Peas & Their Pod.


Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken Soup with Quinoa and Squash

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Get the recipe from Rachael Cooks.


Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

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Get the recipe from Little Spice Jar.


Slow Cooker Lemon Rosemary Lentil Soup

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Get the recipe from Melanie Makes.


Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

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Get the recipe from Valerie’s Kitchen.


Slow Cooker Quinoa, Chicken and Kale Soup

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Get the recipe from Cooking Classy.


Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

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Get the recipe from I Wash You Dry.


Slow Cooker Recipe for Easy Thai Coconut Soup with Lemongrass

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Get the recipe from 365 Days of Slow Cooking.


Turkey and Brown Rice Soup

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Get the recipe from The Magical Slow Cooker.


Skinny Slow Cooker Kale and Turkey Meatball Soup

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Get the recipe from Foodie Crush.


Slow Cooker Creamy Tomato Soup

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Get the recipe from The Recipe Rebel.


Vegan Slow Cooker Black Bean Soup

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Get the recipe from Making Thyme for Health.


Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken Soup with Quinoa and Squash

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Get the recipe from Running in a Skirt.


Slow Cooker Italian Chicken Soup

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Get the recipe from The Lemon Bowl.


My Mom’s Old-Fashioned Vegetable Beef Soup

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Get the recipe from Smile Sandwich.


Do you have a favorite soup recipe for your slow cooker? Tweet it to us at @eatsmartscales.

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Appetizer and Side Dish Recipes

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Do you have to bring a side dish for Thanksgiving? Did you put off picking out your recipe until the last minute? If you’re still searching for something fun (and healthy) to bring to Thanksgiving dinner, we have picked out several Thanksgiving Appetizers and Side Dishes that are sure to be crowd pleasers!

Loaded Sweet Potato Bites

Loaded Sweet Potato BitesGet the recipe from A Healthy Life For Me.


Parmesan Crusted Baked Zucchini Sticks

parmesan crusted baked zucchini strips

Get the recipe from Closet Cooking.


Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts

Get the recipe from The Food Charlatan.


Fennel and Pomegranate Quinoa Salad

fennel and pomegranate quinoa salad

Get the recipe from Sweet Peas and Saffron.


Easy Garlic Herb Butternut Squash

easy garlic herb butternut squash

Get the recipe from Healthy Seasonal Recipes.


Feta & Herb Cantaloupe Truffles

Feta & Herb Cantaloupe Truffles

Get the recipe from The Fit Fork.


Grain-Free Homestyle Stuffing

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Get the recipe from Mommypotamus.


Warm Harvest Salad with Honey Walnut Vinaigrette

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Get the recipe from Lexi’s Clean Kitchen.


Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole

sweet potato pecan casserole

Get the recipe from Kristine’s Kitchen.


Cranberry Apple Pecan Wild Rice Pilaf

apple cranberry wild rice pilaf

Get the recipe from Carlsbad Cravings.


Creamy Broccoli Salad

creamy broccoli salad

Get the recipe from Yummy Healthy Easy.


Chipotle Lime Grilled Corn

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Get the recipe from Life’s Ambrosia.


Gluten Free Stuffing

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Get the recipe from Officially Gluten Free.


Greek Feta, Sun-Dried Tomato, and Pistachio Truffles

feta tomato truffles Get the recipe from Half Baked Harvest.


Cranberry Baked Brie Puff Pastry Bites

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Get the recipe from Well Plated.


Which of these recipes will you try?  Share with us @eatsmartscales.

Healthy Dinner Recipes You Can Make in 10 Minutes

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Do you want to make healthier choices for dinner, but you simply don’t have the time to put a meal together? After a long day at work, you could be left too tired think about cooking a big meal. However, it is possible to make a nutritious home-cooked meal for yourself in only 10-minutes. That’s less time than it would take for delivery to be at your door! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite quick and easy recipes so you can eat smart in no time.


Asian Steak Noodle Bowl
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Get the recipe from Meraki Lane.


Healthy Tuna Stuffed Avocado
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Get the recipe from The Stay at Home Chef


10 Minute Black Bean and Corn Quesadillas
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Get the recipe from Dashing Dish.


Whole Wheat Pita Chicken Alfredo Pizza
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Get the recipe from Tone & Tighten.


Chicken Tortilla Lettuce Wraps
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Get the recipe from Averie Cooks.


10 Minute Beef & Broccolini Bowls
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Get the recipe from The Creative Bite.


Tomato and White Bean Salad
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Get the recipe from The Cook’s Pyjamas.


Creamy Spinach Artichoke Hummus Pasta
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Get the recipe from Fooduzzi.


Healthy Broccoli Slaw Fish Tacos
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Get the recipe from Kim’s Healthy Eats.


Couscous Salad in Avocado Bowls
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Get the recipe from Kitschen Cat. 


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Get the recipe from B.Britnell.


Do you have a go-to quick and easy dinner recipe? Please share it with us @eatsmartscales.

Healthy Picnic Recipes

ESP_healthy_picnic_recipes_pinterestThere is something fun about eating al fresco on warm summer days. However, it might be a challenge to come up with foods that are delicious, healthy and easy to transport. If you’re looking for inspiration beyond a sandwich and a bag of chips, we have found that balance with the following portable picnic recipes. They are easy to make, taste great and are sure to become your new go-to picnic items.


Strawberry Watermelon Salad with Honey Lime Vinaigrette
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Get the recipe from Giggles Galore.


Honey Lavender Lemonade
honey-lavender-lemonade Get the recipe from Fit Foodie Finds.


Homemade Pico de Gallo
pico-de-galloGet the recipe from Coffee Cake and Cardio.


Spiralized Carrot Salad with Lemon Ginger Dressing
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Grilled Corn, Tomato Arugula Salad
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Sausage and Pineapple Party Bites
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Pecan Grape Chicken Salad Sandwich
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Southwest Chicken Salad
Southwest-Chicken-Salad-1Get the recipe from Catz in the Kitchen.


Spicy Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwich
chickpea-avocado-sandwich-9065Get the recipe fromVegan Richa.


Fudgy Dark Chocolate Frosted Brownies
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Get the recipe from Amy’s Healthy Baking.


Do you have a favorite picnic recipe that you want to share? Tweet it to us at @eatsmartscales.

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