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May’s Slow Cooked Challenge

May’s Slow Cooked Challenge

I keep seeing people saying it is lovely and sunny and feels like summer, but here it has been bright but cold. I am now wondering why here down South we aren’t getting warm weather when everyone else seems to be enjoying it! Due to […]

6 Amazing Slow Cooking Recipes and April’s Slow Cooked Challenge

6 Amazing Slow Cooking Recipes and April’s Slow Cooked Challenge

March was a chilly month and therefore great for slow cooking! We had six amazing slow cooking recipes for March for the Slow Cooked Challenge, including not just one but two vegan and one vegetarian recipe, as well a delicious indulgent pudding, together with two meaty main […]

Slow Cooked Challenge Roundup January 2017

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 […]

Slow Cooker Lamb Curry #SlowCookedChallenge

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 […]

Slow Cooked Challenge September 2016 Roundup

Slow Cooked Challenge September 2016 Roundup

I am not sure how it is October already and there are conkers on the ground, leaves turning yellow, red and brown, and the only hint of summer left is a much weaker sun that is still peeping out at times. We are right back in […]

Slow Cooked Challenge April 2016 Roundup

Slow Cooked Challenge April 2016 Roundup

The beginning of May already and the trees are growing their leaves, tulips are in full bloom, yet the weather here at least is still decidedly chilly. It hasn’t really occurred to me to stop using my slow cookers yet, due to the cold winds […]

Spring Ingredients – Slow Cooked Challenge

Spring Ingredients – Slow Cooked Challenge

Last month we had the theme of Oranges and Lemons for the Slow Cooked Challenge, and you’ll find the March roundup over on Farmersgirl Kitchen now. After Easter, filled with chocolate, hot cross buns and roast dinners in my case, I am craving lighter spring […]

Slow Cooked Challenge Roundup February 2016

Slow Cooked Challenge Roundup February 2016

How can it be the end of February already? Time is flying and the evenings are slowly getting lighter. There is still a coldness in the air though so using the slow cooker is a great way to come home to a hot meal. The entries […]