Here’s a simple, delicious dinner that your whole family will love. Simply throw the chicken ingredients into the slow cooker in the morning, and come home to a healthy, flavorful meal. Double up on this recipe and use it for your weekly meal prep!

Servings: 8

Ingredients

2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken thighs
3 bell peppers (any color), thinly sliced
1 yellow onion, thinly sliced
1 (4 oz) can green chiles, chopped (mild, medium, or hot)
1 (14 oz) can diced tomatoes
1 (16 oz) jar green salsa
4 cloves garlic, minced
¼ cup cilantro, chopped plus more for garnish
1 tablespoon ground cumin
1 tablespoon chili powder
1 tablespoon fajita seasoning
2 teaspoon sea salt
½ teaspoon black pepper
large lettuce leaves
avocado, sliced

Instructions

  1. Combine all of the ingredients, except the lettuce leaves and avocado, in a slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for 5 hours.
  2. Remove the chicken thighs, shred with a fork, and mix back in. Serve, using a slotted spoon, on the lettuce leaves. Garnish with sliced avocado, chopped cilantro and a sprinkle of fajita seasoning.

Nutritional Analysis: 202 calories, 6g fat, 589mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate, 5g fiber, and 20g protein.

Courtesy of RealHealthyRecipes.com

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