Avoid the fuss! Come home after a long day to the tantalizing aromas of healthful, home-cooked meals without spending a lot of time in the kitchen. Slow cookers - known for hearty stews, soups and casseroles - take on a new twist with this collection of plant-based recipes that feature the exotic flavors of some of our favorite international cuisines. From the Passions of Italy and Colors of Mexico to Asian Delights and Irish Epicurean Favorites, along with some American classics, slow cooker enthusiasts will delight in these flavorful dishes. And adopting a healthier eating style that includes more vegetables, legumes, and whole grains into our daily diets becomes effortless. Ecologically friendly and economical to make, these delicious vegan meals are ideal for everyone. From newlyweds and busy families to singles and college kids, nothing can beat the ease and satisfaction to be found with a slow cooker.