HAM VEGETABLE SOUP

1 meaty ham bone
2 c. diced potatoes
1 c. diced carrots
1/2 c. chopped celery
1 small onion, peeled and sliced
1/2 t. salt
1/8 t. pepper
1 1/2 qts. hot water

Combine all ingredients in crockpot.
Cover and cook on low 6 to 8 hours.

Makes about 2 qts.