Instant Pot · Meal-Prep · Side Dishes

Instant Pot Wild Rice Pilaf

Instant Pot Rice Pilaf is a must-have recipe. It's a perfect side dish that pairs well with pretty much any meat, such as broiled or grilled steak, grilled chicken thighs or boneless pork chops. Or meal-prep on the weekend for weekday lunches. Sometimes if I have cooked leftover meat (from the night before or in… Continue reading Instant Pot Wild Rice Pilaf

Quick & Easy Meals

Skillet Boneless Pork Chops with Creamy Chive Pan Sauce

Here's a 5-ingredient super easy main dish that's ready in less than 30 minutes. Top the pork chops with the delicious Creamy Chive Pan Sauce, serve with your favorite potato or rice-type side dish and add steamed vegetables for a hearty meal with a gourmet flair! And if you don't care for pork chops, chicken… Continue reading Skillet Boneless Pork Chops with Creamy Chive Pan Sauce

DIY

5 Reusable Homemade No-Sew Face Masks

Ok, here's the deal...the Covid 19 virus isn't going away anytime soon. We are still under self-isolation, and the CDC has now declared that everyone should wear a face covering when going out in public or around other people. At least for another few weeks. I ran across some simple no-sew options for face masks,… Continue reading 5 Reusable Homemade No-Sew Face Masks

Diet · Quick & Easy Meals

5-Ingredient Pineapple Beef Stir-Fry

This super easy versatile dish hits all the high notes for a recipe! The basic recipe is only 5 ingredients, takes only 15 minutes to make, plus the basic version is gluten-free, paleo, weight watchers & 21-day fix friendly. Although perfect as pictured, if you aren't following one of the above mentioned diet plans, or… Continue reading 5-Ingredient Pineapple Beef Stir-Fry

Sweets & Treats

Semi-Homemade Hummingbird Cupcakes

I have never had a opportunity to sample Hummingbird Cake, but whenever I would run across a recipe, I would think about how wonderful it sounded. I mean, what's not to love . . . a cake with bananas and pineapple, maybe a little coconut and nuts, and topped with a cream cheese frosting. Oh… Continue reading Semi-Homemade Hummingbird Cupcakes