Cheesy and Chunky Instant Pot Potato Soup

  Ingredients 5 lbs of Potatoes peeled and cubed 1 Onion, diced 48 oz of chicken broth 1/4 tsp of garlic powder 1/8 tsp of red pepper flakes 4 tbs of butter 8 oz brick of cream cheese 8 oz of sour cream 2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese salt and pepper to taste 1…

My Favorite Christmas Ornaments

As I was packing away my Christmas décor, I thought I would share my favorite Christmas ornaments that I have. This year was our 25th Wedding Anniversary.  We added a 25th anniversary ornament to go along with out Very First Christmas Together ornament. Of course "Parents to be" and "New Mommy and Daddy" ornaments are…

Mom’s Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Ingredients 3 cups of all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 3 cups of granulated sugar 1 15 oz can of pumpkin 4 eggs 1 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup of water 1 can of whole berry cranberry sauce Directions Preheat oven to 350…

Instant Pot Taco Soup

Ingredients 1 lb of cooked Ground Beef One dice Onion ⅓ teaspoons Salt ⅛ teaspoons Black Pepper One packet of dry Ranch Dressing mix One packet of taco season Can of Whole Kernel Corn, drained 15 oz can of diced tomatoes Can of diced tomatoes with green chilies 15 oz can of Pinto Beans, drained…

Thrifted Santa

I have been looking for a Santa Cookie Jar for awhile.  I like to use cookie jars for my k cups.  I have a Santa theme in my kitchen for Christmas. On my weekly trip to Goodwill, I found this guy.  I was thrilled.  Five dollars, I couldn't pass it up. I got it home…