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Fried Cabbage & Bacon Low Carb Side Dish

I’m always looking for new ideas for side dishes. Today I decided to try fried cabbage and bacon. We are grilling steaks and I wanted something different to go along side. Here’s what I used: 5 slices of bacon 1/2 yellow onion 1 tsp garlic1/2 head chopped cabbage SaltPepperPaprika There’s just two of us so… Continue reading Fried Cabbage & Bacon Low Carb Side Dish

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The Ultimate Comfort Food; Instant Pot Chicken & Dumplings

I saw a slow cooker recipe for chicken and dumplings where you use canned biscuits for dumplings and although there is nothing wrong with that recipe, I decided to make my own version with homemade dough, in the Instant Pot. I love cooking in my Instant Pot. I have not used my slow cooker since… Continue reading The Ultimate Comfort Food; Instant Pot Chicken & Dumplings

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My Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

This is my absolute favorite soup. It’s hearty, comforting and easy to make. I have been making this for years on the stove but recently converted it to the instant pot. Here are the ingredients: 2 T Olive Oil1 Medium onion diced2 Garlic cloves minced 2 T Chili powder1 T Oregano 1 4oz Can Mild… Continue reading My Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

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Mashed Potato Bombs

This is a total comfort food recipe! They are perfectly crisp on the outside and soft and gooey and full of flavor on the inside. Here’s how you make them: 3-1/2 C Mashed potatoes (cold and leftover is better)Approximately 3/4 C All Purpose FlourSalt, Pepper, Garlic Powder to your liking1 EggPanko CrumbsFor the filling: Cheddar… Continue reading Mashed Potato Bombs

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Instant Pot Chicken Rice Soup Comfort Food

It’s Fall, temps are dropping and there is nothing better on a cold gray day then a cup of soup! Here is my instant pot recipe. Ingredients: 2 Celery Stalks Chopped1-2 Carrots Chopped1/2 C Diced Onions1 tsp Garlic Powder1/2 tsp Thyme1 tsp Dried Parsley 1 tsp Salt1/2 tsp Pepper1 C Brown Rice2 Chicken Breast4 C… Continue reading Instant Pot Chicken Rice Soup Comfort Food

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Creamy Chicken Chili Instant Pot

This is a great Fall soup! It’s so fast and easy to make. Place three boneless skinless chicken breasts in the instant pot. Add ingredients: 1 can corn with liquid 1 can rinsed, drained black beans1 can Rotel with chili’s1 packet Ranch Fiesta seasoning 1 tsp cumin1 Tbsp chili powder 1 tsp dried onion flakes… Continue reading Creamy Chicken Chili Instant Pot

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Chicken & Stuffing Casserole

This is a hearty meal for a busy weeknight. It is a fast dinner and so delicious. I make mine with a special ingredient. I haven’t seen it used anywhere else. First, I put boneless skinless chicken breast in a casserole pan. I use iron skillets for baking. The meals turn out so good. Sprinkle… Continue reading Chicken & Stuffing Casserole

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Instant Pot Beef Stew

Fall is fast approaching and I’m getting in the mood for stews and soups! This is my fast and easy instant pot beef stew recipe. I shop at Aldi a lot and this stew is made almost entirely with Aldi ingredients: 1lb Stew Meat1/4 C Chopped Onions1-2 Garlic Cloves MincedOlive Oil1/2 tsp Salt1/2 tsp Pepper1… Continue reading Instant Pot Beef Stew

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Spicy Egg Roll In Bowl Figure Friendly, Low Carb Recipe

This is a quick stir fry recipe that is healthy and full of flavor! It can be customized very easily with different veggies or meat. It can be low carb it you leave out the beans and corn. It has a savory dressing that goes on top that is so good. If you are counting… Continue reading Spicy Egg Roll In Bowl Figure Friendly, Low Carb Recipe

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Black Bean Salsa; Perfect Summer Meal

This is a recipe I’ve been making for years. It’s great served with tortilla chips. We like to use it as a filling in quesadillas. It’s super easy and can be made in advance and stored in the refrigerator. Ingredients: 1 can fire roasted tomatoes 1 can black beans, rinsed1 cup frozen corn1/2 cup diced… Continue reading Black Bean Salsa; Perfect Summer Meal