Instant Pot Lemon Rice Pilaf Recipe

Instant Pot Lemon Rice Pilaf Recipe

Make Instant Pot Lemon Rice in under 30 minutes for a delicious Side Dish Recipe everyone will love.  Don’t get too busy and forget to make a side dish.  This quick and easy Rice Pilaf Recipe is a perfect choice to compliment your meal.  I love using my...
How to make Loaded Cauliflower

How to make Loaded Cauliflower

Steamed and Loaded Cauliflower is not only delicious it’s Keto Friendly too. I love how versatile this vegetable is and it’s just delicious. I grew up eating Steamed Cauliflower and love it even more with some melted Cheddar Cheese, Bacon Crumbles and...
How to Roast Sweet Potato and Apples

How to Roast Sweet Potato and Apples

Roasted Sweet Potato and Apples just like Grandma used to make are super simple to make. So simple in fact, you will scratch your head thinking surely there is more to it. Trust me, it’s just an easy recipe to make the best Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Apples...
How to make Honey Roasted Carrots

How to make Honey Roasted Carrots

There’s always room for delicious roasted carrots on the dinner plate especially during the holidays. Honey Roasted Carrots are sweet and delicious, and a perfect side dish with most every meal. It only takes a few minutes to prep and get in the oven while you are...
Amazing Cold Pepperoni Pasta Salad Recipe

Amazing Cold Pepperoni Pasta Salad Recipe

Pepperoni Pasta Salad the PERFECT Pot Luck Salad and let me tell you WHY! This Tri Color Pasta Salad with Italian Dressing is a keeper recipe. Young and Old will go back for 2nds or 3rds and you will wish you made more. The bite size pepperoni with mini mozzarella...
Perfect Instant Pot Brown Rice

Perfect Instant Pot Brown Rice

Did you know you can make Brown Rice in the Instant Pot? You can and it’s so easy. Instant Pot Brown Rice is a great dish to serve with just about anything and so much more healthy too. Brown Rice can often be seen as a tricky thing to cook, this method is...
Quick and Easy Teriyaki Vegetables

Quick and Easy Teriyaki Vegetables

Teriyaki Vegetables are a delicious side dish worthy of sitting on your plate next to the rest of your Asian inspired dinner components. I personally love them for lunch. Of course, it would also do really well beside a brown sugar glazed salmon fillet too! The choice...
Creamy Pasta Salad a Pot Luck Favorite

Creamy Pasta Salad a Pot Luck Favorite

If you haven’t tried Creamy Pasta Salad you are in for a treat! Creamy Pasta Salad is loaded with our favorite ingredients, bacon, green onions, cheese and of course pasta in a delicious creamy sauce. I suppose that’s why we call it Creamy Pasta Salad!...
Creamy Tuna Pasta Salad

Creamy Tuna Pasta Salad

Cold Tuna Pasta Salad is a delicious dish to take to your next potluck or barbecue. Friends will be impressed and go back for seconds with this easy Tuna Salad Recipe. Don’t turn your nose up to this Cold Pasta Salad Recipe until you try it. I’m telling...
How to make Instant Pot White Rice

How to make Instant Pot White Rice

Making White Rice seems simple enough, but how many times has it just not turned out? I’m here to help you make the PERFECT Instant Pot White Rice each and every time. This recipe is no fail. We eat a lot of rice in my home. And hard under cooked rice is never...
Snickers Salad a Side Dish or Dessert, you decide!

Snickers Salad a Side Dish or Dessert, you decide!

Snickers Salad is a sweet and crunchy treat that looks as good as it tastes. With soft cool whip and pudding holding together chopped candies and tart apples, this dish is unlike any other. The colors of green, white, and chocolate brown are too incredible to compare....
Homemade Refried Beans

Homemade Refried Beans

Making Homemade Refried Beans just got easier with this super simple Instant Pot Recipe. I was skeptical, but let me tell you that eating Homemade Refried Beans is sooo good! Honestly, why buy canned when you can make refried beans this quick?  Not only is making your...
Cookie Salad

Cookie Salad

If you’ve never had a Cookie Salad before don’t feel bad. Most of the country doesn’t even know that this dish exists! That said, it is a staple in places like Minnesota. With creamy vanilla pudding, fruit, and cookies, it’s so good! You wouldn’t normally think of...
Frito Corn Salad

Frito Corn Salad

Frito Corn Salad is a tasty dish that’s going to liven up any fiesta themed meal. It would also make an incredible tailgate snack recipe that everyone can enjoy. With a few simple ingredients and 2 steps from start to finish, it’s about as easy as it gets!  If...
Delicious Oven Roasted Fresh Green Beans

Delicious Oven Roasted Fresh Green Beans

Oven Roasted Green Beans are a simple and delicious side dish that helps to make green veggies more flavorful and fun. Even the pickier eaters in your house will agree that they taste great (and possibly ask for seconds). Green beans aren’t usually a popular vegetable...
Oven Roasted Broccoli

Oven Roasted Broccoli

Oven roasted broccoli is a delicious way to enjoy a good for you vegetable in a no hassle kind of way! Making this dish is so fast and easy, it’s a great go-to way to put a little green on your dinner plates. Roasted broccoli with garlic or even roasted broccoli with...
Instant Pot Green Beans

Instant Pot Green Beans

Instant Pot Green Beans is possibly the fastest way to cook fresh green beans! Within a few short minutes you can have bright green, crunchy and delicious green beans on your plate. With delicious parmesan cheese topping these green beans after they’ve been cooked you...
Instant Pot Broccoli

Instant Pot Broccoli

Instant Pot Broccoli is a tasty way to enjoy those little green trees on your plate. With broccoli being packed with nutrients, enjoying cooked broccoli at meals is a great way to eat healthier. Cooking broccoli in the Instant Pot is an incredibly fast way to cook it...
The BEST Deli Macaroni Salad

The BEST Deli Macaroni Salad

Macaroni Salad Recipe is an incredibly bold and flavorful pasta side dish that can help to add a little life to your plate. It’s so easy you can make it the night before your Pot Luck or Family BBQ. It can also help to add in a little color variety too with all...
How to make Candied Carrots

How to make Candied Carrots

Sweet Brown Sugar Candied Carrots are a delicious Fall tradition but can be enjoyed year round. This lip licking recipe is a favorite and you will know why after you taste them. Perfectly coated glazed carrots are wonderful to serve at dinner. I’m a huge fan of...
How to make Instant Pot Corn Casserole

How to make Instant Pot Corn Casserole

Corn Pudding Casserole is a savory dish that combines so much flavor in every bite that you’re going to want to eat seconds, and possibly thirds. Not only can you mix and add in different ingredients to this southern corn pudding, but you can also give it an entirely...
Easy Japanese Rice Bowl

Easy Japanese Rice Bowl

A Teriyaki Japanese Rice Bowl sounds so delicious right about now, doesn’t it? I mean teriyaki glaze and white rice is one of the best flavor combinations ever, so why not make it on purpose in this Japanese rice bowl? Do you ever order teriyaki chicken take-out from...
Bacon Herbed Green Beans and Potatoes

Bacon Herbed Green Beans and Potatoes

You can spruce up dinner time with this fresh green beans and herbed potatoes side dish. It’s a flavorful way to bring veggies to the table by combining garlic, potatoes, and bacon together, you’re sure to have a new family favorite. The best part is that it doesn’t...
Roasted Potatoes and Carrots

Roasted Potatoes and Carrots

Roasted Potatoes and Carrots don’t have to be flavorless and boring. With this delicious recipe, you can make them the star of the show while still complimenting any of the other dishes that you add to the dinner table.  We can all think back to a time when pot...
Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes and Ham is a delicious dish that pairs well with just about anything. What’s great about this scalloped potatoes and ham recipe is that you can consider it a main dish and just add a vegetable side dish to complete the meal. A lot of...
Homemade Baked Beans

Homemade Baked Beans

Making Homemade Baked Beans is easy in your Pressure Cooker or Crock Pot. These Baked Beans are LOADED with flavor, packed with ham, bacon and beans. YUM! Years ago we made this easy recipe in our Dutch Ovens using charcoal. Oh how we loved a good Baked Bean Recipe...
Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

You had me at Loaded Baked Potato, so why not a Loaded Baked Potato Salad Recipe! It’s a fun twist on a classic Potato Salad Recipe that is perfect for your BBQ and summer socials. Making a Red Potato Salad even better by adding crumbled bacon, cheese and onions...
Best Southwest Pasta Salad

Best Southwest Pasta Salad

I’m excited to share this Southwest Pasta Salad filled with cheese tortellini, and fresh ingredients. It’s creamy and a Potluck Favorite Recipe. Summers are a busy time for neighborhood BBQ’s, Family Reunions, and fun with the family which is why we...
Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad Sound Familiar? Well, it should this is a Copy Cat Recipe for Suddenly Salad Bacon Ranch Pasta. It’s creamy, and so much better made fresh. As a teen I loved making Suddenly Salad but hated those dehydrated vegetables packets. Even back...
Creamy Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad

Creamy Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad

You LOVE Chicken Caesar Salad, so why not try Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad! It’s a fun twist on a classic recipe that my family loves. Creamy Caesar Dressing over pasta, romaine lettuce, chicken, croutons and of course parmesan cheese makes this a PERFEC Pot Luck...
Pistachio Salad Recipe

Pistachio Salad Recipe

You don’t have to love Pistachio’s to enjoy Pistachio Salad! This creamy Fluff Salad is a perfect Pot Luck Salad Recipe. Pistachio Salad has been a family favorite for decades. My boys used to call this Shrek Salad because it was a shade of green and that...
The BEST Orange Jello Fluff Salad Recipe

The BEST Orange Jello Fluff Salad Recipe

Orange Jello Fluff, that creamy whipped salad recipe you know and love with Mandarin Oranges, Mini Marshmallows and of course a creamy pudding mixture. This is a favorite for any BBQ or Pot Luck. I’ve made this often when attending a family reunion where I have...
Taco Pasta Salad

Taco Pasta Salad

On the lookout for the Perfect Pot Luck Salad? I’ve got you covered with this Taco Pasta Salad. This Pasta Salad has a creamy zesty sauce over pasta with your favorite Taco add ins like Tomatoes, Onions, Olives, Avocado, and of course Cheese! Serves 6 | Ready in...
Delicious Strawberry Poppyseed Pasta Salad

Delicious Strawberry Poppyseed Pasta Salad

Pasta Pasta Pasta!  Strawberry Poppyseed Pasta salad is one of those Pot Luck Salads that is eaten right up, it’s truly the Best Pasta Salad Recipe. With the creamy dressing made of Poppyseed Dressing and Mayonnaise it’s an easy pasta salad that will be...
Authentic Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

Authentic Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad, a traditional pasta salad I tried more than 20 years ago I was in Hawaii. It’s traditionally served on a lunch plate with the bold flavors of BBQ. This subtle flavored Macaroni Salad Recipe is a favorite of our family. Not expecting the...
Garlic Mushroom Rice Pilaf

Garlic Mushroom Rice Pilaf

I’ve raised my boys making “Yummy Rice” which is a very simple rice pilaf, this recipe for Garlic Mushroom Rice Pilaf is a spin off from that recipe and a Rice Pilaf that I just LOVE! Making Garlic Mushroom Rice Pilaf is so good served as a side dish and can be made...
Mushroom Garlic Noodles

Mushroom Garlic Noodles

I’m always on the lookout for side dishes to go with my main course and Mushroom Garlic Noodles go well with so many recipes! Are you a fan of Butter Noodles? You will LOVE Mushroom Garlic Noodles especially when made in the Instant Pot. The noodles become...
Light and Delicious Parmesan Zucchini

Light and Delicious Parmesan Zucchini

I think Zucchini is my very favorite Summer vegetable. So why not throw it into this amazing Parmesan Zucchini pasta side dish. It’s a light cream sauce with fresh cherry tomatoes, zucchini and a little bacon. Who does’t love Bacon? It’s fresh and...
Ramen Pad Thai

Ramen Pad Thai

Pad Thai couldn’t be easier with Ramen Noodles and an Instant Pot. You won’t even believe how good this super simple recipe is. 4 Servings | Ready in 5 minutes | Good for Dinner or Side Dish About Ramen Pad Thai If you love Thai Food, then you have to try...
How to Make Ramen Asian Noodles

How to Make Ramen Asian Noodles

Asian Noodles with garlic, sesame and soy turn into a wonderful noodle for any side dish or as a lunch.  In less than 5 minutes they are done!  We promise! I adore Asian Noodles, every last strand on my plate. Adding any veggies I can find in my fridge, well...
Ranch Roasted Potatoes

Ranch Roasted Potatoes

Roasted Potato Recipe with Ranch and Parmesan cheese.  Do you have dippers in your home?  They will love to dip these Ranch Roasted Potatoes into creamy Ranch Dressing.  It’s just so good! These little ‘Baby Potatoes’, cook up soft and...
Easy to make Wild Rice Pilaf

Easy to make Wild Rice Pilaf

With so many Fall flavors this Apple Pecan Cranberry Wild Rice Pilaf is a wonderful Rice Bowl with so many flavors and textures.  It’s wonderful. All the flavors of Fall in one dish.  Apple Pecan Cranberry Wild Rice Pilaf can be eaten as a side dish or my...
Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Perfect Side Dish Recipe, Garlic Roasted Potatoes for the Instant Pot are made in 7 minutes.  My boys love these tender new potatoes with parmesan. Do you need a quick side dish for most any meal?  Try Garlic Roasted Potatoes in the Instant Pot.  Use...
Quick and Easy Teriyaki Noodles

Quick and Easy Teriyaki Noodles

Once my boys tasted Japanese Teriyaki Noodles, they forgot about their favorite boxed after school snack of Mac and Cheese and this became a family favorite.  It’s commonly served with sautéed veggies or in a noodle bowl with chicken or steak.  My boys...
Mac & Cheese like Grandma Used to Make

Mac & Cheese like Grandma Used to Make

An American Favorite…. Mac & Cheese can be made even easier in the Instant Pot Pressure Cooker! In 5 minutes this favorite will be perfectly cooked for you to enjoy. Who doesn’t love a good Mac & Cheese? I think we all do! And we likely have eaten enough of...
Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice is a wonderful alternative to a more traditional Spanish Rice often served with a Mexican meal.  The even flavors are a little more tame and less spicy, but still rich and full of flavor.  Although this can be made in a rice cooker with some...
BBQ Ranch Pasta Salad

BBQ Ranch Pasta Salad

BBQ Ranch Pasta Salad will whip up in a snap!  This easy recipe is full of zesty flavor and will soon become a favorite especially on those busy evenings.  I love the combination of flavors from the creamy ranch to the crunch of the corn chips.  The textures and...
Bacon and Broccoli Salad

Bacon and Broccoli Salad

In the heat of the summer, a salad is right on the money for something that light and fresh. If you must know, summer salads just make me happy! Summer Bacon and Broccoli Salad is a wonderful side dish to any summer meal or anything you put on the grill. And,...
Spanish Rice

Spanish Rice

We all love those handy little boxes of rice mix and seasonings in when we are in a pinch. However, this is one recipe we suggest you skip the box and go for a more authentic Spanish Rice that is so easy to make and so much better! You’ll get everything...
Savory Rice

Savory Rice

Savory Rice can be made on the stove top, or in a rice cooker whichever you prefer.  This is not a time saver recipes because it takes the same time to cook as regular white rice – but let me tell you, it just tastes so much better!  Put these simple...