Monday Is Meatloaf

Monday Is Meatloaf

I cook what I want, I cook what I need

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Red Beans and Rice with Sausage

Red Beans and Rice with Sausage

Red beans and rice with sausage is a traditional dish that symbolizes Louisiana cuisine. Historically made on wash day or Monday this was an economical dish that would cook all day and use ingredients that were readily available. My family loves this recipe, and it’s […]

Perfect Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes

Perfect Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are a common side dish that is often prepared every week in most homes. If you are a meat and potatoes household or it’s a once week cheat to tame your carb craving these can be deceptively difficult to make! Sometimes you get […]

Instant Pot French Toast Bites

Instant Pot French Toast Bites

So, I bought these silicone molds to make my Instant Pot Omelette Bites, which I adore. However, it’s the only thing I’ve been cooking in it! I was starting to get a little bored with my egg bites, and started wondering if there was something […]

Instant Pot Meatloaf with Italian Roasted Vegetables

Instant Pot Meatloaf with Italian Roasted Vegetables

My Meatloaf with Italian Roasted Vegetables features a classic meatloaf recipe for a one pot meal that gets on the table quickly. The Instant Pot will have you eating within the hour or just a little over an hour in the oven. This would be […]

Instant Pot Herbed Lemon Salmon

Instant Pot Herbed Lemon Salmon

Fish?!?! In the Instant Pot? You’ve got to be kidding, right??! LOL Plus it’s healthy, low-carb, and keto-friendly but tastes delicious! Or, so I thought! Tonight I picked up some fresh salmon from the grocery, and did some of it in the oven then some […]

Classic Chicken Pot Pie

Classic Chicken Pot Pie

One of the best classic comfort food dinners to have, in my opinion, is chicken pot pie. Warm, filling, and satisfying it helps use up veggies from the fridge or leftover chicken. Lately, I’ve really been craving this so I decided to make my Classic […]

Instant Pot Cinnamon Roll Apple Galette

Instant Pot Cinnamon Roll Apple Galette

Apple pies have kind of been my Achille’s heel in the kitchen as long as I can remember. Even after following recipes and directions perfectly, or shopping for the perfect type of apple they usually turned out pretty disappointing. After many years of soggy pies […]

Easy Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce

Easy Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce

I adore cranberry sauce, but I don’t like the fact that it takes so long to make on the stove top. Sometimes it turns out perfect, sometimes it doesn’t…. and forget about doing it in the crockpot! The one time I tried that it wouldn’t […]

Instant Pot Tips, Tricks, & Recipes for Beginners

Instant Pot Tips, Tricks, & Recipes for Beginners

The best place to start is usually at the beginning. The decision to buy an Instant Pot is a big one, and often it can seem intimidating and exciting for new users at the same time. However, if you buy it prepared or make sure […]

Italian Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

Italian Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

I took my cooking show on the road this past week!  I made a special birthday dinner for a cherished family member. Of course, it was a great day filled with swimming to take advantage of the last warm days of summer before fall came […]