Real Food Slow Cooker Suppers (Paperback)

Easy, Family-Friendly Recipes from Scratch

By Samantha Skaggs

Page Street Publishing, 9781624142659, 208pp.

Publication Date: October 11, 2016

List Price: 21.99*
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Incredible Family-Friendly Recipes that Skip Processed Ingredients and Extensive Directions

Feel good about what you’re feeding your family with easy and flavorful Real Food Slow Cooker Suppers. Working adults and busy parents can attest to the appeal of slow cookers: simply pile in your ingredients, set the timer and walk away. While it’s easy, more people are becoming conscious of the processed foods in their diets and choosing to avoid traditional slow cooker meals.

Reclaim the slow cooker and set it free from processed ingredients with Samantha Skaggs’ help. Samantha shows you how to expand your slow cooker’s horizons and make dishes like Cran-Cherry Glazed Ham, Cheesy Spinach Lasagna and Honey-Garlic Baby Back Ribs—ones you never thought were possible in a slow cooker. Samantha also reinvents beloved slow cooker dinnertime classics like Shepherd’s Pie, Cheeseburger Macaroni and Comforting Pot Roast without the canned cream soups and dry gravy packets, and shows readers a wide range of tips and techniques to use real food ingredients instead. With 80 recipes, each accompanied by a mouthwatering photograph, you can be sure your family will have scrumptious real food dinners any night of the week.

About the Author

Samantha Skaggs is the founder, recipe developer and photographer of the blog She lives in Austin, Texas.

Praise For Real Food Slow Cooker Suppers: Easy, Family-Friendly Recipes from Scratch

“My slow cooker is now going to be plugged in and working full-time, thanks to Real Food Slow Cooker Suppers! Samantha has created 80 family-friendly slow cooker recipes that are so beautifully photographed, every turn of the page in this cookbook has me drooling and saying, ‘I want to make this as soon as I possibly can!’” —Martha Pesa,

“Finally, REAL food in the slow cooker! Samantha has applied her amazing recipe development skills to finally get us back to those slow cooked meals we love, minus the packaged stuff. A must-have for my kitchen and my family!” —Karen Gifford,

“Thanks to Samantha’s transformation of classic comfort foods into fresh and flavorful meals using real ingredients, I cannot wait to cook every recipe in this book! There’s nothing more satisfying than homecooked meals that fit easily into my family’s busy schedule.” —Lauren Allen,

“Samantha has written a cookbook that’s a life-saver for busy parents trying to provide real food meal solutions for their families. With her beautiful photography and family-friendly recipes, she’ll have you excited about meal planning again!” —Julie Clark,