Butter a slow cooker or spray with nonstick baking spray.
In a large skillet melt butter and add sausage, cooking and breaking up, until sausage is lightly browned. Add onion and celery and continue cooking until vegetables are tender. Add parsley poultry seasoning, and sage, if using.
In a large bowl, combine the sausage and vegetable mixture with the crumbs. Stir until blended; add chicken broth. Add salt and pepper to taste and blend well. Blend in the lightly beaten egg and stir in the cranberries or raisins. Spoon into the prepared slow cooker; do not pack. Cover and cook on HIGH for 45 minutes. Reduce heat to LOW and cook for 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 hours longer.
2 cups regular grits
6 cups water
1/2 teaspoon paprika (optional)
1/2 to 1 teaspoon salt
4 to 6 ounces chopped mild green chile (New Mexican if you have it)
1 or more jalapeno chiles, seeded and finely chopped
Combine all ingredients in the Crock Pot and cook on low for 6 to 9 hours or on high 2 to 3 hours, stirring occasionally. If cooking on high, add 1/4 to 1/2 cup more water if too thick.
1 can (20oz) crushed pineapple, undrained
1/4 cup evaporated milk
1 cup packaged cornbread stuffing crumbs
1/2 to 3/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup melted butter or margarine
3 eggs, beaten
Lightly grease the bottom and sides of a 3 1/2-quart slow cooker/Crock Pot (you may use a baking dish that fits in a larger slow cooker/Crock Pot). Combine all ingredients; pour into the slow cooker/Crock Pot. Cover and cook on high 2 1/2 to 3 hours. Good with baked ham.
8 slices bread with crust removed
8 ounces cheddar, swiss or american cheese grated
1 cup cooked and chopped meat or shrimp (optional)
1 cup light cream or milk
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon parsley paprika
Lightly grease Slow Cooker or Crock Pot. Alternate layers of bread and cheese and if desired, meat. Beat together eggs, milk, salt and parsley. Pour over bread and cheese in slow cooker/Crock Pot. Sprinkle top with paprika. Cover and cook on high 30 minutes, then turn to low for 3-4 hours.