Slow Cooker Roast Beef

  Slow Cooker Roast Beef   Ingredients   3 pounds beef chuck roast 1/3 cup soy sauce 1 (1 ounce) package dry onion soup mix 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper 1 Package mushrooms 1 medium sized onion 1 Pkg baby carrots   Directions   Pour the soy sauce and dry onion soup mix into the slow cooker. Mix well. Place chuck roast into slow cooker. Add water until the top 1/2 inch of the roast is not covered. Add the fresh ground pepper over the top. Cover and cook on low for 22 hours. Add the mushrooms/carrots/onion after 16 hours...

Red Beans And Rice

  Red Beans and Rice   Ingredients   2 cups dried red beans 1/2 teaspoon dried minced garlic 1 tablespoon dried minced onion 2 teaspoons salt 1 bay leaf 1 teaspoon white sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon celery seed 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 ham hock 1 pound smoked sausage, sliced   Directions   Pick over the dried beans, and soak them in water overnight. The next day, drain off the soaking water, and place the beans in a large pot or slow cooker. Cover with water, and stir in the dried garlic and onion, salt, bay leaf, sugar, cayenne pepper, celery seed, cumin, and crushed red pepper flakes. Push the ham hock down into the beans. Bring to a boil, reduce the heat, and simmer over low heat for 3 to 4 hours. Stir in the smoked sausage, simmer for 20 more minutes, and...