Summer is finally over and it feels like we have skipped fall and moved straight into winter.  Cold weather calls for a hot meal and slow cookers are a great cooking method to plan an easy meal for cold nights.  Slow cookers have been around for many years, but recipes have come a long way from the soups and stews of those early years of use.  Slow cookers are a great way to have dinner ready when you come home from a day away.

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