INSTANT POT BRAISED PORK with CREAMY POLENTA

I woke up with determination on my mind….determination to have a productive day and accomplish many if not all of the “to do” things on my list. Things were moving right along and I was feeling good about the day. That is until I realized I had not taken anything out of the freezer for…

BEEF BOURGUIGNON

It has been “one of those days!” Actually, it’s been one of those weeks, but I will spare you the details. I will say this…. my plans of prepping, cooking, relaxing, enjoying a slow-cooked delicious meal today, turned into new tires, oil change, grocery shopping, and cleaning from the activities of the day before. Do…

INDIAN BUTTER CHICKEN (INSTANT POT)

If you have friends that own an Instant Pot or belong to any websites where Instant Pot recipes are traded, then you’ve probably heard of Butter Chicken. Everyone was talking about how good it was, but quite frankly, the pictures I saw didn’t look that appetizing. Who wants orange colored chicken? “Don’t judge a book by…

PORK TENDERLOIN (INSTANT POT)

We are still in wedding planning mode. It’s only 3 weeks away and I’m beginning to get very anxious. (I was anxious before, now it’s very anxious – there IS a difference!)    We are planning to butcher one of our hogs to smoke. Will it be big enough for this many people? How many…

CHICKEN AVOCADO SOUP (INSTANT POT)

I am loving my Instant Pot! Who knew you could prepare such healthy, delicious meals in a very short amount of time?!    This recipe came from a dear friend who loves to cook as much as I do! We’ve cooked together on several occasions now, and it’s always such fun! His recipe was a…