Slow Cooker Recipe – Vegetarian Mushroom & Barley Stew

A beautifully flavoured, hearty vegetarian, slow cooker meal.  Perfect as the temperatures drop! Prep ahead and freeze, or place ingredients straight into the slow cooker to have tonight’s dinner done! Ingredients 700g large field mushrooms 3 carrots 1 onion 3 cloves of garlic 4 sprigs thyme Can of crushed tomatoes 1 cup of pearl barley […]

Big Batch Rich Beef Soup (Bone Broth Variation)

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Spice up Your Life! 17 Recipes Using Spices!

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Once a Week Cooking Plan: Vegan Slow Cooker Meals

  Our Once -a-Week Cooking Plans now all come with a step-by-step breakdown of preparation so that you can prepare like ingredients together with ease before distributing into zip lock bags. Effectively you will be preparing the meals like a chef would prepare their mis-en-place before dinner service begins Menu Chickpea Cauliflower Curry with Coconut […]

Once a Week Cooking Plan: Slow Cooker Meat and Veg Meals – Menu 5

Another week and we have another menu full of deliciously comforting and easy to throw together slow cooker meals. Dishes here feed 6 people or more. The more sides you serve them with (rice, polenta, mashed potatoes, bread etc.) the further they will stretch. If your family comprises 3-4 members, don’t consider reducing these recipes. […]

Once a Week Cooking Plan: Slow Cooker Meat and Veg Meals – Menu 4

  Enjoy another easy to follow MamaBake Once-a-Week Cooking Plan for slow cookers. Make it all in one day, put it in zip lock bags and freeze for a weeks worth of deliciously hearty and flavourful slow cooked dinners that require minimal effort and preparation. Menu Beef Roast with Carrots Ham & White Beans Chinese […]

Once a Week Cooking Plan: Slow Cooker Meat and Veg Meals – Menu 3

These slow cooker recipes are only slightly more complex than the previous slow cooker menus. A little cooking work is required before you put the ingredients into the zip lock bag, but by now I expect you’re such a pro at this, that the extra work will only add a half hour to your preparations. […]

Once a Week Cooking Plan: Slow Cooker Vegetarian Meals – Menu 2

Perhaps the best part about eating vegetarian using a slow cooker is that you can keep all your prepped ingredients in the fridge, and not have to bother with that freezing and defrosting business. Although you can certainly do that if you make meals for the following weeks or months. Also there is the added […]

17 Delicious Chicken Dinner Recipes

I admit that sometimes I too will stare at a whole bird, some thighs or a couple of breasts and be at a loss as to what to do with them. And I’m not talking about body image issues here (though if someone has some good tips for thigh exercises I can do while I’m […]

Once-A-Week Cooking Plan: Slow Cooker Meat and Veg Dinners – Menu 1

Get your freezable zip lock bags ready!  You’re going to be packing it full of meals ready to go into the slow cooker. If you are the owner of a slow cooker then you are one of those lucky people imbued with the happy thought of dinner cooking away at home while you work, play, […]

Chai spiced Porridge: budget recipe

By Camille Gibson One morning recently, (after a particularly tough week!), I decided I needed a properly comforting breakfast. This spiced porridge is what I came up with. It’s silky and sweet, even before you add any honey or sugar. Enough to put a smile on anyone’s face! Serves 4  Ingredients 120g porridge oats 400ml tin […]

Cheat’s Slow Cooker Breads: Cinnamon Pull-Aparts & Foccacia

Recipe by Katie Notley. Words by Michelle Shearer We couldn’t pass this recipe up, it created quite the storm over on our Facey page.  Many of you wrote in to say you had tried it, many with great success.  Keep an eye on that cooking time as it can vary between our darling slow cookers. […]

Big Batch BUDGET Lentil Soup – 5 ingredients

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MamaBake’s Top 5 Family Breakfasts

1. Breakfast Cookies: High Protein, No Processed Sugar Main ingredients: Peanut Butter, Bananas and Oats.  Great for lunchbox snacks and morning tea.  Click here for the recipe (scroll down)   2.  Baked Oatmeal Casserole       Bake this up for half an hour and not only does it fill the house with warmth and good […]