event itself, and then we ran 200 miles and drank wine together in Napa. I returned home mid-September not really knowing when we'd be back in Chicago or they in St. Louis. What's one to do in this situation? Eat foods that remind them of home! These were previously featured on the blog but were in need of an updated picture and recent readers deserved a chance to hear about them. These remind me of home, as we ate these sandwiches many times growing up, never once complaining. They're a family favorite and now I know why my mom never denied our requests to have them--they couldn't be easier!
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Slow Cooker Shredded Beef Sandwiches
-2 1/2 - 3 lbs chuck roast
-1 package dried onion soup mix
-1/3 cup packed brown sugar
-3/4 cup ketchup
1. Place meat in crockpot. Cover with soup mix, brown sugar, and ketchup.
2. Cook on low for 6-8 hours, or until meat can be easily shredded.
3. Shred meat with 2 forks. Serve on buns.