I cook what I want, I cook what I need

Monday Is Meatloaf

Monday Is Meatloaf

I cook what I want, I cook what I need

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Creamed Chipped Beef on Toast (aka SOS)

Creamed Chipped Beef on Toast (aka SOS)

Creamed chipped beef is an easy meal for breakfast or dinner. We celebrate the Marine Corps birthday each year by making this for breakfast! Served on toast points this makes for an economical and filling breakfast. What is creamed chipped beef? Creamed chipped beef or […]

Instant Pot Jalapeno Rouladen

Instant Pot Jalapeno Rouladen

Jalapeno Rouladen may seem like some food fusion gone awry, but really it’s not! I promise. 😉 Thin-cut seasoned beef stuffed with fresh parsley and cilantro, cheddar cheese, and sliced jalapenos then cooked in beef broth and salsa verde…how could you go wrong? Especially when […]

Slow Cooker Korean BBQ Pork Tacos

Slow Cooker Korean BBQ Pork Tacos

Korean BBQ Pork Tacos are a delicious meal that is easily made with your slow cooker. The recipe features a pork loin that is cooked in a savory and sweet marinade with brown sugar, soy sauce, jalapeno, and fresh grated ginger served with a yummy […]

Instant Pot Chicken Stir-Fry

Instant Pot Chicken Stir-Fry

Chicken Stir-Fry is extremely versatile. This recipe calls for broccoli, red pepper, and cucumber but you could easily switch them out for other vegetables like cauliflower, carrots, bok choy, or zucchini. Use whatever is in season for the best flavors.  I’m so excited to share this recipe with you […]

Instant Pot Pumpkin Patch Cheesecake

Instant Pot Pumpkin Patch Cheesecake

Pumpkin Patch Cheesecake is a great dessert to take to any Halloween party! A simple recipe featuring a cinnamon sugar graham cracker crust, cute marshmallows that the kids will love to decorate, and a neat flame effect on the side. This sweet treat would be […]

Easy Instant Pot Baked Potatoes

Easy Instant Pot Baked Potatoes

Instant Pot Baked Potatoes have been an absolute game changer for me. Baked potatoes have somehow turned into a mystery on the grill and in the oven as sometimes no matter how long you cook they don’t always come out done! In the pressure cooker […]

Instant Pot Apple Cider Turkey Breast

Instant Pot Apple Cider Turkey Breast

Apple Cider Turkey Breast let me count the ways! 😉 If you’ve never brined a turkey before, just let me tell you that you are truly missing out. This is an easy technique that will up your turkey game, and using the Instant Pot makes […]

Instant Pot Swiss Steak

Instant Pot Swiss Steak

Instant Pot Swiss steak is a classic weeknight standby for home cooks, and economical when using beef cube steaks. Nicely seasoned steaks topped with a tasty tomato gravy with baby red potatoes makes for a great one-pot comfort food dinner! This would be great followed […]

Best Instant Pot Beef Stew

Best Instant Pot Beef Stew

Beef Stew is full of tender meat, carrots, and potatoes with a luscious broth that is perfect for dipping crusty buttered bread in that is easy to make in the Instant Pot! Warm your belly on a brisk Fall evening with this delicous stew that […]

Instant Pot Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Instant Pot Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Instant Pot Stuffed Cabbage Rolls are a great comfort food with seasoned beef, shredded carrots, and onions rolled in a steamed cabbage leaf then simmered in diced tomatoes. Pair this with my Perfect Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes for a great meal. Prep the stuffed cabbage […]