How to Make Instant Pot Corned Beef and Cabbage

Do you know how to make Instant Pot corned beef and cabbage? Before I got my Instant Pot, corned beef and cabbage was an all day affair. Corned beef brisket is generally a tough cut of meat and to make it tender, you’d need to cook it for a long time. That’s not true anymore […]

25 Instant Pot Meals for a Busy Saturday

Have you ever had a busy Saturday where you completely forgot about dinner? These past few weeks have been crazy, especially the weekends. Our refrigerator died. My desk broke. Our phone stopped charging. I’ve been searching for a few simple meals to make on a busy Saturday and have decided that my Instant Pot is […]

24 Main Dish Recipes That Use Real Maple Syrup

I’m not sure it’s possible to be from Vermont and not love recipes that use real maple syrup. Since my Dad was born and raised in Vermont, we have always had real Vermont maple syrup. If your only exposure to maple syrup is from imitation syrups in the grocery store, please go find a jug […]

25+ Homemade Pizza Topping Recipes for Pizza Night

Years ago, I remember ordering pizza delivery on Friday night with my husband before we had children. Now that we’re feeding six people instead of just two, we use these homemade pizza topping recipes to create our own pizzas at home. This lets us customize our pizzas with toppings that everyone will enjoy. Plus, it’s a […]

50+ Homemade Salsa Recipes to Try This Summer

Salsa, for the most part, is a much healthier “dip” than mayonnaise or sour cream based dips. As much as I love to dip things, you can really add on the fat and calories when you do. Lately, I’ve been using salsa as a dip instead so I wanted to share a variety of homemade […]

50+ Healthy Hot Sauce Recipes With a Kick

Whether you like your hot sauce recipes mild or with a major kick, you’re sure to find a few new ones to try here. I love hot sauce and while I generally prefer them a bit on the mild side, my son and husband love them hot and bold. Hot sauce is also known as […]

Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Parfait with Oat and Honey Granola

Feeding my family a healthy diet is a priority, and one of the ways I do that is by looking for products that are organic and made from natural ingredients. Like many women, I prefer to shop at one store for our groceries, and I want to get the best prices I can there. I […]

Three Cheese Macaroni and Cheese Recipe with Buttered Breadcrumbs

One of our favorite holiday dishes is my Three Cheese Macaroni and Cheese Recipe with Buttered Breadcrumbs. Each year, as the weather cools down, I start to get requests to make it for dinner. It’s often made near the holidays, because we like to add leftover ham to the recipe. But, it’s just as good without […]

Easy Sugar Cookies with Maple Frosting

I’ll let you in on a secret. I don’t make a dozen different cookies for Christmas. I have a few favorites that I make each year and then I swap with my Mom who also makes a few favorites. That makes it seem like I made more cookies than I actually did. One of my […]

How to Make Caramelized Apple Topping for Ice Cream

Do you know how to make caramelized apple topping? If not, you have got to try it. There are apples everywhere that I look: the grocery store, the farm stand, and the trees outside. Of course, that means that they are one of the most affordable fruits to buy and that means my grocery budget […]