Easy Instant Pot Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole

This recipe is fast and easy and you probably have everything you need in your pantry and freezer. The recipe:  2 Boxes of Chedder Broccoli Rice a Roni  32 oz. of Chicken broth  16 oz. bag of frozen broccoli  2 to 3 pounds of chicken.  I used boneless, skinless chicken thighs this time.  You could…

Instant Pot pineapple and brown sugar Ham

I was wanting to try a ham in my instant pot.  I found a ham on the small side.  It was about 5 lbs.  It was sliced, which was a bonus!  It turned out great.  I'm certainly going to make my next holiday ham this way.   I used a can of crushed pineapple, a…

Chili Cheese Baked Potatoes

I made a huge pot of chili the other day.  I had so much leftover and wanted to use it up. Why not chili cheese baked potatoes? I baked some potatoes, split them open and put them in a cast iron skillet. I spooned some chili on the potatoes and topped them with cheese.  Put…

Instant Pot Baked Sweet Potatoes

I was never a fan of sweet potatoes.  I recently tried a baked sweet potato and yum!  I have been making baked sweet potatoes in the instant pot.  The easy and fast way.       Ingredients 1 Cup of water Sweet potatoes, I used 3 large sweet potatoes   Directions Place trivet or steam…

Baking Pantry Organization

I'm not the baker.  I will make the occasional birthday cake and will bake for the holidays.  So I don't have a lot of baking supplies. I have two cabinets, very small, above my cook top, I store all my dry baking goods, oils and vinegars. It was time to clean out the cabinets when…

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…