Tag: meal

Pressure Cooker Bavarian Pork Roast

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RealFlavorRealFast #SmithfieldRealFresh #CollectiveBias About once a year my Italian mother will step away from her fabulous risotto making and make a traditional Bavarian dish at my dad’s request.  I remember as a child that I […]

Pressure Cooker Fire Roasted Tomato Sloppy Joes

I happen to have a few good friends who consider themselves to have type-A personalities.   I try to keep those friends from opening up my silverware drawer when they come over to my house.  ( or any other drawer)  I consider myself to be very organized.  In a way that works for […]

Mango-Black Bean Quinoa Salad with Lime Dressing

this post may contain affiliate links  When our college friends get-together ( about 5-6 couples) we all have the dishes we frequently bring.  Bridget likes to bring cucumber sandwiches or a cheese and cracker plate.  Jeannie loves to bring her famous chicken dip or a jello poke cake.  Hillary always […]

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 […]

Kid- Approved Peanut Butter Noodles

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StarsOfSummer  #CollectiveBias I love these Peanut Butter Noodles.  I will tell you why. This is an easy make-ahead recipe that can be fantastic when eaten for lunch or dinner. These peanut butter noodles […]

spicy brown sugar pulled pork- Instant Pot recipe and video

This post contains affiliate links  Check out the rest of my Instant Pot recipes! I have gotten into some meal-prepping on Sunday afternoons.  Not prepping whole meals, but just some simple meal prepping so I can make easy healthy snacks, lunches, and dinners.   Right now, on Sunday afternoon, I meal […]

Sheet Pan Cuban Sandwiches

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Mazola® Corn Oil. All opinions are mine alone. #SimpleSwap #CollectiveBias One thing I love about my work, writing about food, is discovering new food products and ways to use them. I actually learn a lot about how to cook for […]

Lemon Dill Potato Crusted Salmon

  There is something so Scandinavian about this Lemon-Dill Potato Crusted Salmon.   Even though I consider myself to be very much American, and a midwesterner at that, I am more Scandinavian than anything else. I mean are you surprised?  My maiden name is Johnson.  Plus, I took an ancestry DNA […]

Instant Pot Fish Tacos

this post contains affiliate links  So here we are again.  another Instant Pot Recipe.  #sorrynotsorry.  In case you’re looking for more recipes using your Instant Pot, here are all of mine.   I happen to be a practicing Catholic and was trying to figure out a few fish dishes to make this […]

Copycat Panera Turkey Chili- Instant Pot Recipe

  This post contains affiliate links  Before I get into this recipe, I want to let you know that I am compiling a master list of all my Instant Pot recipes, just incase you are looking for more recipes to make. I have been meaning to make some Copycat Panera Turkey […]

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 […]