I almost hate to admit it, but I’ve grown to be pretty dependent on my Instant Pot. Case in point – last weekend my husband requested our favorite tortilla soup for dinner. That recipe requires TWO types of beans, of which I had ZERO cooked. I pulled out my Instant Pot, made garbanzo beans inClick to Continue »
One of the keys to saving money is to use the food you already have. That’s why I shared these 15 ideas for vanilla extract substitute. It’s also why I shared these 14 easy baking hacks. And it’s also why I’m sharing with you today 15 ways to substitute for eggs.
I don’t know why, but cooler temperatures make me want to eat granola. Last year it was cinnamon granola with coconut oil. Before that it was cranberry orange granola. And before that it was strawberry chocolate granola. This year, it’s chocolate peanut butter granola – which (in my humble opinion) is the best flavor I’veClick to Continue »
Have you seen the cost of vanilla extract lately? The last time I saw vanilla at Costco, it was $27 for 16 ounces of vanilla… say WHAT?!?! The combination of natural disasters and a vanilla bean shortage means prices are higher than they used to be, but the amount of baking and cooking that we realClick to Continue »
I like to think that all of my recipes are pretty stinkin’ good, but every now and then I make something and REALLY hit it out of the park. Here’s how I know it’s awesome: I eat the whole thing, by myself. It happened with healthy peanut butter oatmeal cookies and with homemade cheez-it’s andClick to Continue »
If you could tell already by the Instant Pot honey garlic chicken, 30 minute maple glazed pork chops and the overnight einkorn pizza dough, I’ve been on a “I need dinner and I need it fast and I don’t want to do a whole to make it happen” kick lately. Let me guess – youClick to Continue »
I know that having a meal plan in place is the best way to avoid the “what’s for dinner” panic at 4pm. But I also know that sometimes, for one reason or another, plans don’t work out. That’s why it’s SUPER helpful to have a handful of things in the freezer that you can whipClick to Continue »
Cooler temperatures usually has me craving comforting meals likes home-style slow cooker pot roast or slow cooker pumpkin chili or even one of my favorite dump recipes, slow cooker peach cobbler. But sometimes I want something that feels a bit fresher and a bit cleaner. Still easy and delicious of course, but maybe a littleClick to Continue »