Electric Pressure Cooker ~ Chicken & Bowtie Pasta Alfredo

I'm discovering that I really like to make pasta dishes in my electric pressure cooker.  Besides being super fast, I also have just one pan to clean up!  No pasta pot and strainer and skillet!  I love it!  Here … [Read more...]

Electric Pressure Cooker ~ Ramen Noodle Stir Fry

After a busy day of Christmas shopping and wrapping gifts I finally remembered at 5:30pm that I had kids and a husband to feed.  I had been craving Chinese food and just about sent my husband out for take out … [Read more...]

Electric Pressure Cooker ~ Creamy Mushroom Pork Chops

Besides baby back ribs, I haven't attempted many electric pressure cooker recipes that didn't include chicken.  This week I thought I'd give a favorite crock pot mushroom pork chop recipe a try.  As always, it … [Read more...]

Electric Pressure Cooker ~ Cranberry Chicken

We first tried this recipe when we visited our dear friend Doris Page in Sun City, CA several years ago.  It's been a family favorite ever since.  Doris baked hers in the oven and so did I until I discovered an … [Read more...]

One Minute Vinyl Record Bowls

  When I started looking for ideas for the 80's party I came across bowls made from vinyl records.  They were so neat and I knew they'd be perfect to serve the snacks in!  All the tutorials I found … [Read more...]

1980’s Theme Birthday Party

Last night we surprised Kristen with an 80's theme party to celebrate her upcoming 41st birthday.  We knew she would never expect a party for such a random year and we almost pulled off the surprise until my … [Read more...]

Electric Pressure Cooker ~ Chicken & Dumplings

Chicken & Dumplings is one of my new favorite crock pot recipes.  It's so easy to throw everything in the crock pot, turn it on and let it go until dinner time.  Unfortunately I don't always plan ahead so I … [Read more...]

Halloween Subway Art ~ Free Printable

I had so much fun making the Fall subway art that I decided to try one for Halloween.  I wanted it to have a little more of a vintage look so I could display it on my vintage Halloween fireplace mantel.   I … [Read more...]

Microwave Stuffed Peppers

Here is a family favorite recipe for quick stuffed peppers cooked in the microwave.  I'm not a fan of green peppers so I use red, orange or yellow depending on what's on sale.  This recipe is so fast to … [Read more...]

Super Simple Salsa

College football game day is the perfect excuse for making a batch of this delicious salsa.  Ok, actually any occasion is a good excuse to whip some up!  If you crave restaurant salsa like I do then you're … [Read more...]