Archive | Slow Cooker Meals RSS feed for this section

Slow Cooker Oyster Blade Steak and Vegetable Stew

Slow Cooker Oyster Blade Steak and Vegetable Stew

In an attempt to balance work and coming home late after school pick ups I am vowing to cook one slow cooker meal a week.  I am hoping this will help combat the I AM STARVING comment from the boys every afternoon as we get home close to normal dinner time. This week is the […]

Read More
Slow Cooker Chorizo Minestrone Soup

Slow Cooker Chorizo Minestrone Soup

This chorizo minestrone soup is so full of flavour you’ll be coming back for seconds.  I have used D’Orsogna Mild Spanish Chorizo Salami to add a bucket load of flavour to what is normally a rather plain soup.  As the chorizo cooks it unleashes all of its full flavour into the soup making for one […]

Read More
Slow Cooker Potato and Leek Soup

Slow Cooker Potato and Leek Soup

On the Gold Coast we have had our first taste of cooler mornings and evenings which means it’s time to start enjoying warm filling meals.  My slow cooker is gracing my bench again for the season and first up is this Potato and Leek Soup.  If you love your potatoes then you are going to […]

Read More
Rich Tomato and Beef Stew

Rich Tomato and Beef Stew

The cooler weather is here and the sunlight hours are shorter which means by the time I pick the boys up from after school care and get home from work it is already starting to get dark and I have two hungry boys on my hands. I have started to use my slow cooker again […]

Read More
Slow Cooker Mild Beef Curry

Slow Cooker Mild Beef Curry

The slow cooker graced my bench again this week cooking another deliciously easy dinner that the whole family enjoyed.  Slow cooker mild beef curry is so easy to put together and the smell you are greeted to when you return home in the evening makes you instantly hungry and lucky for you – dinner is […]

Read More
Slow Cooker Beef and Sweet Potato Stew

Slow Cooker Beef and Sweet Potato Stew

Winter has made its appearance well and truly this week.  I have live on the sunny Gold Coast all my life and we complain that we are freezing simply if the temperature drops below 20 degree celcius.  We are built from warm sunny days here.  I’ll happily embrace the cold weather though if it means […]

Read More
Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti bolognese would have to be one of the most cooked meals in our house and many households around the world.  It is a family favourite because it is frugal, you can hide vegetables in it, it makes great leftovers and can be frozen once cooked.  When I normally cook bolognese it is simmering on […]

Read More
Slow Cooker Corned Sliverside

Slow Cooker Corned Silverside

Corned silverside is a budget friendly meat that you can pack full of flavour. With a cut costing about $10 to feed a family of 6 it is a regular staple of many families.  It is Summer here is Australia and while roasting any meat is left for the BBQ, we shouldn’t forget the slow […]

Read More

Slow Cooked Balsamic Glaze Beef Eye Round Roast

During Winter I really embraced my slow cooker, more so than any other Winter.  The only reasons I can think why I did is that I am more busy (if that’s possible) than last year and I love walking in the door after a long day at work to dinner being 95% complete.  Also, the […]

Read More