Rushed off your feet, but tired of ready meals? Want to spend time in the kitchen, but still want to eat well? Not sure what time you'll be home, but you know the family will be hungry? The solution in this fast-paced, 24/7 world is - believe it or not - a slow cooker.
With a little planning and preparation - and the recepies in this book - you can set off for work, visit your mom, or spend a day shopping, knowing that when you get back a fabulous homecooked meal will be ready and waiting.
There are dishes to suit all occasions and tastes, including family favorites and low-fat recepies. There are clever ideas for every course, from soups and appetizers to desserts, with a mouthwatering collection of everyday main courses and easy entertaining recipes. Whatever the season, you're sure to find someting to please all the family, whether a delicately flavored pasta sauce, a warming winter stew, a spicy curry, or Chinese-style chicken.