Clean your beans well and let them set over night then place them in deep pot with water covering the top of beans let cook on med. for about 1 hr.then brown your ground beef , with onions chop your bell peppers I use red and green and I chop everything small drain fat off meat add to beans with bell peppers
add to that the tomato paste, diced tomatos,sugar,minced garlic, chili seasoning ,kidney beanscook low and slow about 2 hrs. stir on occ.
the longer cooked better they are :)top with chedder cheese , green onions,sour cream if you like .