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Easy Instant Pot French Dip Sandwich Recipe

Easy Instant Pot French Dip Sandwich Recipe

Instant Pot French Dip Sandwich Recipe is easy to make, is full of flavor, and the leftovers are easily re-heated in au jus for a quick weeknight meal! A perfect dessert to follow-up with would be my Instant Pot Golden Oreo Chocolate Chip Cheesecake. What […]

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Spring has arrived, summer is coming up, and along with it Air Fryer Bacon Wrapped Asparagus! Asparagus is super abundant this time of year in my area. So easy to make perfectly each time in the air fryer, this is a perfect keto or low-carb […]

Simply Seasoned Air Fryer Chickpeas

Simply Seasoned Air Fryer Chickpeas

One of the first things I cooked in my new Air Fryer was roasted chickpeas because they were so much easier than doing them in the oven. So much easier! They take way less time and hold their flavor profile so much better. Delicious, nutritious, […]

Instant Pot Crack Chicken: Keto, Low-Carb

Instant Pot Crack Chicken: Keto, Low-Carb

Instant Pot Crack chicken is a classic dish, and I finally decided I needed to try out. Of course, at first I tried the classic method using the ranch seasoning packets but often found it either over- or under-seasoned. My son asked me if I […]

Instant Pot Asparagus with Lemon

Instant Pot Asparagus with Lemon

A quick and easy side dish that screams Springtime is Instant Pot Asparagus with Lemon. Easy to make and quick to put together I love making this to pair up with my Easy Spiced Holiday Ham with Pineapple Crusted Glaze! This also fits in with […]

Instant Pot Perfect Pot Roast (+Slow Cooker)

Instant Pot Perfect Pot Roast (+Slow Cooker)

I’m always on the look out for a great, not just good, but great pot roast recipe. I love to use round roasts, but nothing beats a chuck roast done properly. One of the things the Instant Pot is terrific at, is turning out consistently […]

Instant Pot Frittata: Keto, Whole 30, WW

Instant Pot Frittata: Keto, Whole 30, WW

Breakfast during the week for me needs to be portable, and quick to make that day or made ahead to reheat later. The morning rush of packing lunches, getting the kids to spring out of the bed, and just getting myself together to head out […]

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 […]