Category Archives: Slow Cooked Thursdays

The Weekend Wrap and A Slow Cooker Classic

Ah, it’s been a busy weekend and I’m writing this while eating a small bowl of left overs, watching Downton Abbey (writing in the ad breaks) and putting my feet up for a few minutes.  I still have to clean … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Thursday – Hoi Sin Ribs

About twelve years ago, when Mr Good and I were carefree uni students he went on an impromptu road trip with some mates (remember days when you could just decide on a whim to head off for a few days?). … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Thursday – Hearty Vegetable Soup

Well I’ve departed from the Woman’s Weekly Slow Cooking Cook Book for this one, though I think I’ve decided to buy it anyway, there are enough recipes in there that appeal to me to warrant a new cook book.  I … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Thursday – Chinese Chicken Hot Pot

This week’s slow cooker meal was basically an Asian noodle soup, cooked all day and then finished off in the late afternoon.  It was a good one if you had to get out of the house quickly as there was … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Thursday – Butter Chicken

A little while before Mr Good and I were married he was offered the opportunity to work in India for a couple of months.  He loved it and he loves Indian food as a result (actually he probably already liked … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Thursday – Simple Beef and Vegetable Casserole

I really put the benefits of the slow cooker to the test today.  Although I used it to cook a delicious soup last week, I didn’t actually have to get myself to work that day.  One of the down sides … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Thursday – Pea and Ham Soup

After much consideration about how we were going to manage my return to work from a practical point of view (ie how on earth was I going to manage to get dinner on the table by six if I don’t … Continue reading

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