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The biggest thing I discovered in my home conversions is that re-skinning is really your friend. The more I look at Pathfinder monsters these days, all the number-crunching stuff for 3/4 of the sta t block is generically interchangeable. It's the bizarre and nifty Powers at the bottom like exceptional and spell-like abilities.
Take daemons. No real presence in 5E. So when I needed one, I took the numbers of a 5E demon and just grabbed the text of the special abilities of the Pathfinder version and translated it to 5E. Pretty easy to do. Then changed the alignment to NE and bam.
From the PF Goezspall in Feast of Dust:
Scalding Spray (Ex) As a standard action once every
1d4 rounds, a goezspall can spray a 60-foot line of scalding
water at its enemies that deals 12d6 points of fire damage.
Against creatures, this stream acts as a bull rush. A goezspall
can bull rush creatures of any size with its spray. When using
this ability, a goezspall attempts a combat maneuver check
and applies its results to each creature within the area. This
bull rush does not provoke an attack of opportunity.
Scalding Spray (Recharge 4-6) A goezspall can spray a 60-foot line of scalding water at its enemies. Any who fail on a DC 16 Strength saving throw take 12d6 fire damage and are knocked prone. A successful save means half damage and the creature is not knocked prone.