Instant Pot Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole

If you don’t own an Instant Pot yet, you absolutely need to. (trust me, this Instant Pot Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole needs to happen!)  Put it on your Christmas list, birthday list, or any other holiday list coming up that you normally get a gift for, and make it yours! I can’t explain to you in words how much I love my Instant Pot and all the amazing recipes that I cook in it. Finding ways to feed my family that are delicious was always a bit of a challenge before I starting using the Instant Pot. Now, every time Continue Reading...

Swiss Apple Pie

Making this Swiss Apple Pie couldn’t be any more simple. With just a few ingredients, you’ll have a piping hot apple pie ready in no time! I love a good old homemade Swiss Apple Pie. Technically, with the current season being Fall, it’s apple season as well. But honestly…in my mind, it’s always time for apple pie time year round. The trick to this apple pie? Finding good tart, crisp apples to give it that flavor explosion. While sweet apples will work, the flavor tends to be in the tartness more. Once you add your apples and mix with the Continue Reading...

Easy German Chocolate Cheesecake Bars

Everyone loves the taste of German Chocolate cake, right? The way that the pecans and the coconut mesh together make it nearly impossible to start after just one bite. What if there was a way to combine the flavor of German Chocolate Cake with another fan favorite…cheesecake. This is your lucky day. This EASY German Chocolate Cheesecake Bar recipe will change the way that you think about cheesecake…in a good way! Part of the “problem” of having a delicious dessert is that it’s often hard to say no to eating too big of a piece. These EASY German Chocolate Cheesecake Continue Reading...

Instant Pot Chipotle Bean and Corn Soup

If you are searching for an easy homemade soup, look no further than this Instant Pot Chipotle Bean and Corn Soup. It’s hearty, simple and absolutely delicious! Soup in the Instant Pot might just be my new favorite thing. Do you remember those days of crockpot soup? Hours upon hours of waiting, just to have a nice bowl of homemade soup? I remember them well, and honestly, I’ve lost a little bit of patience for that long process.   With my Instant Pot, I can make this Instant Pot Chipotle Bean and Corn Soup from start to finish in less than 30 Continue Reading...

Pineapple Whip Pie

Everyone always tends to think of pineapple as a summer fruit that’s only in-season when the hot weather comes around. In our house, that’s 100% incorrect! We love to eat pineapple 12 months out of the year, and this Pineapple Whip Pie is one of the reasons why! Don’t get me wrong…this pineapple pie is absolutely delicious during those hot summer months but it’s also just as amazing in the spring, fall and winter! Using canned pineapple instead of fresh really gives it the versatility to be able to be made at any point in time that you’re craving it. Imagine Continue Reading...

Pumpkin Pie Bars

These Pumpkin Pie Bars will be your go-to Fall treat the second that you taste them. Easy and delicious, your taste buds will be on cloud 9! Have you ever had a bite of something and just knew instantly it was meant to be? Sounds a bit funny, I know…but food has a way of transporting us to different places or thoughts with ease. This is probably why I find that I love these Pumpkin Pie Bars so much! Not only are they crazy simple to make, once I take one bite I’m instantly taken to the thoughts of cooler weather, Continue Reading...

Instant Pot Pasta Fagioli Soup

Are you looking for a dinner that tastes like a million bucks but is easy on the wallet and also time? Look no further than this Instant Pot Ground Beef Pasta Fagioli Soup. It’s hearty, meaty and full of goodness that your family is certain to love. Why spend hours and hours of your day cooking and working over a hot stove when you can use your Instant Pot with ease? If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to cook a meal from start to finish in an Instant Pot, this Ground Beef Pasta Fagioli Soup is a Continue Reading...

Banana Crumb Muffins

I must admit…I’m guilty over sometimes over-buying on the bananas when I head to the store because deep down, I know that I want to make this Banana Crumb Muffins. While my family is large, there’s no way that anyone can possibly eat the amount of banana‘s that I buy in a week. Thankfully, this recipe calls for overripe bananas, which I never seem to have a shortage of! Growing up, I have fond memories of muffins and banana bread warm out of the oven. Combining those two flavors into one power-packed combo is perfect for those early morning taste buds. Continue Reading...

Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings

It’s no surprise that these Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings are amazing. When you think of comfort food, THIS dinner option comes to mind. But honestly, so many people shy away from cooking chicken and dumplings because many believe that it’s complicated and hard to do. Wrong, Wrong, Wrong. (Did I mention that’s wrong?) Grab your handy dandy Instant Pot, and get ready to make this Chicken and Dumplings recipe with ease. You’ll be amazed at just how simple it truly is, once you actually give it a try! In just about the same amount of time that you can Continue Reading...

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts

Everyone loves donuts. They’re round, they’re delicious, they’re full of flavor, and most of all, they’re completely addictive. Pair that love of donuts with pumpkin…and you’ve taken the taste of donuts to a whole other level of amazing. It’s no secret that everyone waits until Fall arrives to start eating everything pumpkin, but in all honesty, our household eats these Pumpkin Spice Donuts year round. When you find something so delicious and amazing, why would you want to limit yourself to a specific time to enjoy it? Imagine waking up to the smell of pumpkin in April…with this amazing pumpkin donut Continue Reading...

Pumpkin Crumble Muffins

The time of the pumpkin is here! Fall is right around the corner and millions of people all over the world are craving that magical taste of pumpkin. And I’m right there with them! For a seasonal food, pumpkin is so versatile it’s hard to ignore. My family and I have such a love for pumpkin, that we try to make it as much as possible to enjoy it each and every day. These Pumpkin Crumble Muffins are one of our favorites! If you’ve ever wanted to eat Pumpkin Pie for breakfast, this recipe is about as close as you Continue Reading...

Whole Wheat Granola and Mixed Berry Pancakes

Just uttering the words “pancakes” in my house is enough to cause a small stampede. Pancakes are a dish that my entire family loves. Breakfast, lunch, or dinner honestly doesn’t even matter. I love to make a different variety of pancakes for their taste buds, and this Whole Wheat Granola and Mixed Berry Pancakes recipe didn’t disappoint. This recipe reminds me of old-fashioned pancakes with just a few extra ingredients mixed in. There isn’t an overabundance of sugar and I love how applesauce is used as more of a natural sweetener. The taste of this Whole Wheat Granola and Mixed Continue Reading...