Tag: easy meal

Instant Pot Irish Lamb Stew

  This year, I have been making tons of recipes in my Instant Pot. You can view my <strong>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 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 be the most prevalent food around here.  My kids love it.  Serving Hot ham […]

 

Bloody Mary Goulash – Instant Pot Recipe

Another day, another Instant Pot recipe.  Check out my Instant Pot recipe collection!  I saw where a blogger friend of mine posted a photo of vegetable soup on her Instagram using tomato juice as a base, and my mind started wandering.  Then the next thing I knew, I was at […]

 

cowboy caviar beef sliders

  This past fall I promised my kids that I would make them a Cowboy meal.  Evan though I hadn’t a clue what kind of meal I would actually end up making them. You see, last fall, we put hardwood floors in our dining room, which is also the same […]

 

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 […]

 

Copycat Wendy’s Mango Strawberry Salad

I have been a little obsessed with trying out new salad recipes this summer.  For some reason, strawberries always make an appearance on my salads.  If you like this salad, you should also try my Copycat Panera Strawberry Poppyseed Salad.  Or my Culver’s Strawberry Field’s Salad.  Do you know what […]

 

Pressure Cooker Moo Shu Pork

This post contains affiliate links I think that everyone needs at least one good place for Chinese take-out.  Here in Cedar Falls, there is a Chinese restaurant called Hong Kong that has excellent food 95% of the time.   However, when it comes down to it, I do prefer to cook […]

 

Sheet Pan Orange Beef and Broccoli

My family has been eating a lot of  homemade Asian dinners lately.   I love Asian food, but take-out can be greasy and fattening.   Once you get all of the necessary sauces, there are a ton of recipes you can make with them! Just a few weeks ago, I […]

 

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 […]