Tag: easy meal

Pressure Cooker Pork Tenderloin Marsala

This post contains affiliate links When you’ve had ten days of steamy temperatures, and you finally get a cold rainy day, it is time for a comforting meal.  Have I ever mentioned to you that I choose to live in Iowa?  I happen to love this state.  It is an amazing […]

Mango Chicken Lettuce Wraps

This post contains affiliate links.  I still can’t believe that we have had such strange weather this year.  Snow throughout the entirety of April and now blazing hot in June.   When the weather gets this steamy, I try not to heat up my house too much while cooking meals.   I like […]

Instant Pot Irish Lamb Stew

  This year, I have been making tons of recipes in my Instant Pot. You can view my Instant Pot Recipe Index Here. I picked up some ground lamb at Aldi this weekend, and I didn’t really know what I was going to make with it.   I love the taste […]

Brown Sugar and Butter Frozen Ham in the Instant Pot

As a child, I never liked ham.  I was actually traumatized by it.  Especially since there were several years where my family made ham instead of turkey on Thanksgiving!  Talk about the ultimate crime! But these days, ham might just be the most prevalent food around here.  My kids just love it.  […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata

This post contains affiliate links  During this busy season of life, making food in my slow cooker or my Instant pot can be a godsend for my sanity.  I love making my favorite meals in them, and they usually turn out just as good as the original. Some of my […]

Sheet Pan Eggplant Parmesan

When you’re Italian mom lives 250 miles away, but you still need your fix. When I was a kid, my mom would spend hours making tons breaded eggplant slices.  She would always make extra and leave them in the fridge.   We would eat them warm.  We would eat them […]

Slow Cooker Pad Thai Chicken

Have I ever told you that I LOVE Pad Thai?   When I was pregnant with my oldest son, I ate it for lunch all the time.  I have started making Pad Thai part of our regular dinner rotation.  I tell my sons that they’re “peanut butter noodles.”.   They ask […]