Do you have this issue with overnight slow cooking? Slow cooking during the day is of course wonderful; you can set up the slow cooker in the morning, and then step into the house after work and be greeted by the delicious fragrance of a home-cooked meal. It's almost as good as having a maid!
Here are a few favorite slow cooker recipes that are suitable for cooking while you're at work — or at night, while you sleep, as long as you don't mind waking up to brisket.
Slow Cooker Meals
• Recipe: Slow-Cooker Lemon Garlic Chicken
• Recipe: Slow-Cooked Pork Roast, Two Ways
• Slow-Cooked Brisket and Onions
• Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew
• Rich and Meaty Lamb Ragù
• Pot au Feu
• Slow-Cooked Bolognese Sauce
What's your favorite thing to make in the slow cooker?
(Image: Faith Durand)