Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Tasty Tuesday!

So this is something I thought might be neat to start and that is a new slow cooker recipe every Tuesday! I know we are super busy in our lives and slow cooker recipes can be a life saver!! So today is my first Tasty Tuesday and we have Taco Soup in the slow cooker smelling oh so yummy making this momma oh so happy that dinner will be done when we walk in the door!! So feel free to try the recipe or send me some of your favorite slow cooker recipes!


2 lbs ground beef
1 cup chopped red onion
1 package of taco seasoning
1 envelope of Ranch-style dressing mix
2 cans of whole kernal corn, undrained
1 can of pinto beans, undrained
1 can of black beans, undrained
2 cans of diced tomatoes
2-3 cups of water

toppings: cheese, sour cream, chips, cilantro
makes 16 cups

1. Cook meat and onion in large skillet over med high heat – I threw some garlic, salt & pepper

2. Combine meat mixture and all other ingredients (except toppings) in a 5.2 quart slow cooker.

3. Cover and cook on LOW for 5 to 6 hours. Serve with toppings.


  1. Can't wait to try this! What a great idea for a Tuesday blog!

  2. It was really yummy!! We put the corn chips, cheese and sour cream in it and yummy!! I had 2 bowls!!