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An oval bowl with Instant Pot mushroom risotto and Parmesan cheese on the side.

Instant Pot mushroom risotto


  Instant Pot mushroom risotto is savory, wholesome and creamy. It’s a great electric pressure cooker dish for a mid-week meal. This recipe can also be made plant-based. Savory mushroom risotto is one of my favorite dishes to make with an Instant Pot (electric pressure cooker). Imagine perfectly cooked el […]

A bowl of hearty classic beef stew with a side salad.

Classic beef stew


This classic beef stew recipe has everything I love about a hearty beef stew. Tender beef, potatoes, carrots, garlic, onions, celery and gravy. It’s savory and beefy.

A platter of traditional flaky butter tarts.

Traditional butter tarts


How to make traditional butter tarts. Butter tarts are a distinctively Canadian sweet treat. Flaky pastry is baked with a sweet filling made with sugar, butter, vanilla and dried fruit such as raisins or currents.

An oval bowl of roasted balsamic brussels sprouts

Roasted balsamic brussels sprouts


Roasted balsamic brussels sprouts is a savory and flavorful vegetable dish. Roasting brussels sprouts makes them tender and caramelized. Tossing the roasted sprouts in a splash of rich dark balsamic vinegar finishes the dish with a burst of flavor and acidity.

A big bowl of creamy cheesy mac and cheese topped with parsley sprigs.

Instant Pot macaroni and cheese


Yes, you can make creamy, delicious macaroni and cheese in an Instant Pot / electric pressure cooker / multi-cooker!! I use a blend of sharp cheddar cheese, Neufchatel cheese and Parmesan cheese in this homemade macaroni and cheese recipe. This blend of cheeses gives a rich creamy and tangy flavor. Plus it’s easy and fun to make!

A bowl of easy turkey chili topped with shredded cheese and green onions.

Easy turkey chili


This easy turkey chili is a hearty, saucy and flavorful meal. The addition of a small diced jalapeno pepper gives it just the right amount of spice. Cooking lean ground turkey with a medley of vegetables, seasoning and saucy San Marzano tomatoes gives this turkey chili extra depth of flavor.

Monster-eye deviled eggs are creamy deviled eggs with a sliced pimento olive in the center for an eye.

Monster-eye deviled eggs


These monster-eye deviled eggs are an easy, spicy and tangy snack for Halloween. The pupils of these monster-like blood-shot eyes are made from sliced green Spanish olives with pimentos.