Slow Cooked Challenge January 2017 Roundup

Slow Cooked Challenge Roundup January 2017

I am still struggling to believe it is February already, how about you? Although the bitingly cold days seem to be over now (fingers crossed) it is still a bit nippy so it is always good to try some new slow cooked recipes. Luckily I have 5 delicious slow cooked recipes from the January Slow Cooked […]

Slow Cooker Whole Spiced Cauliflower

Slow Cooker Whole Spiced Cauliflower

Hello February, the month when Spring is on its way perhaps but not quite there, and a cold nip is still in the air. After the healthier food choices I found myself making in January, we have Pancake Day and Valentine’s’ Day on the way and the indulgences they bring. So, in order to combat […]

Slow Cooker Chicken and Sweet Potato Tagine

Don’t you just love it when dinner looks after itself? That’s the main reason I love to use my slow cooker. Throw in some ingredients and then later on return to a tasty meal, ready to eat. I’m still on a healthy eating drive so this slow cooker chicken and sweet potato tagine is just […]

Slow cooker gnocchi with cannellini beans

Slow Cooker Gnocchi with Cannellini Beans

This month I am craving vegetarian and lighter dishes, after the excesses of December. I have quite a good selection now of vegetarian slow cooker dishes that I turn to (check them out here in my recipe index) when I want vegetable goodness, and this slow cooker gnocchi with cannellini beans is a hearty and […]

Slow cooker lamb curry

Slow Cooker Lamb Curry #SlowCookedChallenge

My fridge is finally free of leftovers and I have a need to make warming dishes to help ward off freezing cold, icy days. Curries are just what is needed. Bring on my slow cooker lamb curry, which is also packed with vegetables to make it go further and add loads of goodness. You don’t […]

Slow Cooker Roast Pork with Sage and Onion

Christmas is nearly upon us and in the busy run up to the actual holidays I can’t do without my slow cooker. A busy day finishing off Christmas shopping, putting up the tree and festive decorations and getting round to all those last minute jobs, calls for throwing a meal in the slow cooker in […]

Chicken sausage and potato bake - simple weeknight recipe

Healthy Sausage and Potato Bake

This week I’m sharing my recipe for an easy midweek meal, which goes down well with the whole family. My healthy sausage and potato bake is low in fat too as I used chicken sausages in place of normal sausages. It is easy to make and perfect for chilly evenings as well, when you want […]

Slow cooker bolognese sauce - a simple and delicious crockpot recipe for the whole family

Simple Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

Now there are cold winds and the evenings are much darker, I am valuing my slow cookers even more. Coming home to a hot meal is a massive plus point for me. When my children come home from school or go to after school activities, I love the fact I don’t have to start cooking […]