Instant Pot Ramen

On any given day, ask my kids what they want to eat and they will 99.9% of the time respond with “ramen.” While I appreciate their love of carbs and the cheap little packs that take about .5 seconds to make, I don’t always want to join in on the sodium overload the little silver […]

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Instant Pot Chicken Spaghetti

I love my Instant Pot, I think we have established this already! Any meal that I can get on the table within 30 minutes and have minimal cleaning, I am here for. This meal is perfect for that and reheats very well. Oh and the kids love it, too! Ingredients 1-1/2 pounds chicken breast cut […]

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Instant Pot Mississippi Roast

You may or may not have heard of a Mississippi roast. There are a lot of different variations of this meal, but making a Mississippi roast in an Instant Pot versus a slow cooker just shaved about 6 hours off of your cooking time. Most roasts are typically a little lackluster in flavor, but this […]

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Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

One of my favorite cuisines is Indian. I feel like it is underrated, and perhaps one of an acquired taste, but one that I love and crave. This version of butter chicken is made in a slow cooker and has a ton of bold flavors that my family loves. ingredients 1-14 ounce can of coconut […]

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Instant Pot Chicken and Rice

It is no surprise that I love my Instant Pot. Place your ingredients in, turn it on, and go on about your business. Throw in a couple picky kids who don’t like “weird” things, this Instant Pot Chicken and Rice dish is one of our favorites. It’s 2021, if you don’t have an Instant Pot, […]

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Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

Indian food is one of the most underrated cuisines, in my opinion. The warm spices that are integrated throughout most Indian dishes are unlike any others. Bursting with flavors and spices, Indian is one of my favorites. When Aric was deployed to South Korea and the boys and I went to visit, I had some […]

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Slow Cooker Lasagna

Lasagna is one of Aric’s favorites. However, sometimes I just don’t have it in me to make it all at once. This slow cooker version has a homemade meat sauce and homemade cheese mixture, but both can be made in advance which will ultimately cut down on the amount of time spent in the kitchen […]

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Slow Cooker Cinnamon Applesauce

I really enjoy making my own applesauce during apple season. It is beyond easy, as you can just throw it in your slow cooker, and forget about it for awhile.  I started making homemade applesauce when Rowan was a baby and have continued to do so over the last couple of years. You can control […]

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