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Instant Pot Chicken Pot Pie

Instant Pot Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie is a pretty easy meal to make anyway, but even easier when the chicken and potatoes are cooked together! Using the Instant Pot to pull this together saved me time and clean up! You will need: 5 peeled potatoes 1 teaspoon black […]

Instant Pot Roasted Chicken

Instant Pot Roasted Chicken

One of my favorite things about the Instant Pot is not having to defrost meat anymore! I now cook most meats from frozen in the Instant Pot – even a whole chicken! You will need: frozen whole chicken (mine was 6lbs) 2 teaspoons dill weed […]

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Tacos

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Tacos

I love shredded chicken tacos, but I don’t always have time for the chicken to cook as long as it needs to in order for it to shred nicely. Making them in the Instant Pot, they cook in under half an hour and always turn […]

Instant Pot Pot Roast

Instant Pot Pot Roast

Making a pot roast in the Instant Pot can save you hours of time, a couple less dishes to wash and during the warmer months, it wont heat up your house! You will need: 2.5lb chuck roast 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 teaspoons minced garlic […]

Copycat El Pollo Loco Chicken, Attempt 1

Copycat El Pollo Loco Chicken, Attempt 1

This recipe accompanies this video – https://youtu.be/L4QQjc8Vny0 In this video, I tried to copy our favorite meal from El Pollo Loco. It’s pretty close but not quite there yet. It needs more of a kick and while I think starting it in the Instant Pot […]

Barbecue Short Ribs

Barbecue Short Ribs

Usually, when I make ribs, I roast them in the oven all afternoon. I have no yet attempted to use my grill as a smoker and I wasn’t feeling into learning how to do it on a Wednesday afternoon, so I decided to roast them […]

Barbecue Chicken Souvlaki

Barbecue Chicken Souvlaki

Tonight’s dinner has been my favorite so far, and actually the second time I’ve made it this summer but the first time I’ve made it since Memorial Day when we started this. I grew up in Greek restaurant kitchens, so this meal was a staple […]

Top Sirloin with Mushrooms & Onions

Top Sirloin with Mushrooms & Onions

Day 9 and yes, this is the second time I’ve grilled a top round sirloin. It’s my husband’s favorite and while he is a good sport when it comes to my ridiculous cooking experiments, I need to feed him dinners I know he loves in […]

Barbecue Dad’s Hamburgers, 2.0

Barbecue Dad’s Hamburgers, 2.0

The funny thing about sharing my father’s recipes on this blog is that most of the time it’s kind of a sham. Hear me out. When I share a recipe from my father that I remember making with him or that I have called him […]

Steak and Mushroom Kebabs

Steak and Mushroom Kebabs

We are officially one week into our 100 Days of Barbecue and we haven’t missed a day! We’ve also gotten into a pretty good routine with prepping the grill, and the clean up after as well. This is the first kebab recipe I’ve made this […]