Slow Cooker Paprika Chicken

27 February 2013 1 comment

I was originally inspired by the Hairy Dieters (Bikers) Chicken Paprika Recipe.  I didn’t buy the book because I’m on a diet, even though I should be, but because I was at a friend’s recently and she made the Lamb Tagine and it was amazing.  I had a quick look through the book and saw […]

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Slow Cooker Sunday: Creamy Chicken Pasta

24 February 2013 5 comments

Yes, you can cook Pasta in a slow cooker! I must admit that this isn’t the normal type of thing I cook.  However, it is school holidays, our daughter eats at the childminders for the majority of the week, so I was conscious of making child friendly meals.  We’ve had Sausage and Mash, Macaroni and […]

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Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken Thighs

31 January 2013 5 comments

Here is an incredibly easy Slow Cooker Recipe for Chicken thighs, that takes all of 5 minutes to prepare and your kids will love it!  Well it does have Tomato Sauce in it.  Apparently, it counts for one of the 5 a day???? Click here for more slow cooker recipe inspiration.

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Slow Cooker Sunday – Chicken and Mushroom Pie (13 May 2012)

13 May 2012 7 comments

My offering for Slow Cooker Sunday, where we come together and share our recipes, this week is a traditional Chicken and Mushroom Pot Pie with a twist. I saw a photo of one online with a pastry perched on top and I was intrigued. As you know pastry really is a ‘no go’ in a […]

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Slow Cooker Jambalaya

3 May 2012 1 comment

I was actually scared of my own dinner! I don’t mind a bit of kick but Cayenne pepper and Tabasco was worrying. However, in the end it wasn’t too mind blowing. Sadomasochists may want to add a few more dashes of both! Serves 6-8 Cooking time: 7-8 hours Temp: Low Ingredients TBSP of oil 500g […]

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Portugese Style Piri-Piri Chicken (Slow Cooker)

11 March 2012 0 comments

I was inspired by Schwartz New Recipe Kits to make Piri Piri Chicken.  I’d never cooked or eaten it before and was intrigued.  But as usual, I went totally off-piste and tried to find a way to do it in the slow cooker. In the end, I found this delicious Portugese-Style Piri-Piri recipe by the […]

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Slow Cooker Honey Mustard Chicken

20 February 2012 1 comment

Thanks to the lovely Amy from Miss Cherry Red,  for this incredibly easy and delicious slow cooker recipe.  We will definitely be having it again. Ingredients: 4 x skinless and boneless chicken breasts 4 x cloves garlic 1 x small knob of butter 4 x tablespoons wholegrain mustard 4 x tablespoons honey 1 x tablespoon […]

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Chicken Bhuna Recipe

22 January 2012 0 comments

A HUGE thank you to my mate Kev Ball for sharing this recipe.  It was delicious and perfect for a Friday night.  Please excuse the Okra, my husband for the life of him, can not follow a recipe, he always has to add his own touch, but Kev did say we could experiment a bit! […]

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Slow Cooker Chicken and Couscous

8 January 2012 3 comments

Thanks to the lovely Victoria Roberts (@starPS) who shared this slow cooker recipe with me.  She’s very keen to share no nonsense meals that kids will devour and my family did! ‘This one is a staple in my house,  my mates (and their various offspring) request it often…its my kids fave too!  Dead easy.’ Ingredients […]

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Slow Cooker Chicken Stock

21 December 2011 5 comments

I’m usually to lazy to make chicken stock as it always seemed like quite a faff, but someone suggested doing it in the slow cooker and it was so easy. Ingredients: 1 chicken carcass 2 carrots – roughly chopped no need to peel 1 tsp of celery salt (could use real celery) 1 onion – […]

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