Tag: easy meal

No-Bake Slow Cooker Stuffed Shells

This post contains affiliate links¬† I realize that for the past two years or so, Instant Pot has been all the rage.¬† ¬†People tell me that they don’t even use their slow cookers anymore.¬† ¬†Can I tell you something that an Instant Pot can’t do?¬† ¬† There is still something […]


The Best Instant Pot Root Beer Pulled Pork

This post may contain affiliate links Whenever anyone asks me about getting an Instant Pot, the first thing I still tell them is ” Pulled Pork in the Instant Pot is so good!¬† You will never make it in your slow cooker again!”¬† Because it’s true.¬† One thing I notice […]


Hot lunch ideas for your child’s thermos

There are several good reasons to pack a hot lunch for your child in a thermos. It’s Healthier-¬†My kid’s cafeteria actually has a decent menu with lots of fruits and vegetables, but still, there is nothing as healthy as a home-cooked meal.¬† One thing that I am starting to notice […]


Instant Pot Chimichurri Pork Carnitas

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Adding Chimichurri Sauce to Pork Carnitas makes for a flavorful switch up to one of my favorite meals!¬† This dish cooks in your Instant Pot, a pressure cooker, quickly and turns out crispy and juicy!¬† A delicious make-ahead dish!¬† In this melting pot of […]


Autumn Pork Chop Sandwich with Pears and Fig Jam

¬†This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AllNaturalPork, #GuaranteedTender, #EasyNaturalSmithfield #CollectiveBias Here we are, exactly 12 days away from the start of school, and I finally decided to try to organize the kids a bit before school.¬† I have organized […]


Pulled Beef Gyros- Slow Cooker or Instant Pot

This post may contain affiliate links¬† These Slow Cooker Beef Gyros are so good. ¬†They’re so flavorful and tastes so good with homemade Greek Yogurt Tzatziki sauce. ¬† I know I have mentioned before on this blog that I love Greek food. ¬†Growing up, I lived just minutes away from […]


Almond Thai Basil Chicken Salad

This post is sponsored by Sensible Portions, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. #BackToNutrition #VeggieStraws #EarthsBestOrganic I have always thought of making a chicken salad as one of the very best ways to use leftover chicken.¬† I love that you can pretty much add anything you […]


Chimichurri Steak Loaded Fries

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of McCain Foods. The opinions and text are all mine. #MyMcCainPotatoes #CollectiveBias Right now, until 5/31, you can get $1.50 off when you purchase two participating McCain products.¬† This offer is good until 5/31.¬† Check out more information about this […]


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 Supreme Pizza Chicken

This post may contain affiliate links¬† A few years ago, I made this Hawaiian Pizza Chicken, which was excellent.¬† I have a few recipes, which when I make them I always say ” I will make that more often.”¬† then I don’t for some reason.¬† ¬†I suppose that every time […]


Easy weeknight one-pot jambalaya

Thank you to Klement’s Sausage¬ģ for sponsoring today’s post.¬† For more information about Klement’s sausage, visit their website.¬† All opinions are entirely my own.¬†¬† I learned how to make a simple jambalaya recipe in a dutch oven when I earned an outdoor cooking certification while I was in my twenties.¬† […]