Author Archives: IWasBornToCook

Jul 14

Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Carnitas

Talk about a delicious and EASY meal! Our friends loved this one! Healthy, too! Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Carnitas adapted from PaleOMG 2 pounds pork shoulder/butt, cubed 2 teaspoons canola oil 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

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Jan 20

Instant Pot Beef Stew

Yep, another recipe using my IP! I can’t help it – it’s just too easy. Biscuit recipe coming soon! And yes, those were made in the oven ūüėČ Instant Pot Beef Stew adapted from Imperfectly Happy 2 pounds stew meat … Continue reading

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Jan 9

Pressure Cooker Sausage, Peppers & Onions

Yep, another Instant Pot post…get used to it because I’ve been experimenting a lot! How great does this look!?! And you won’t believe how easy it is. Pressure Cooker Sausage, Peppers & Onions adapted from Pressure Cooking Today Approximately 3 … Continue reading

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Jan 6

Minestrone in the Instant Pot

Happy New Year! 2017 is going to be a great year, I just know it! Especially when it comes to easy meals…and I have my Instant Pot to thank for that. This minestrone was delicious and of course, super quick … Continue reading

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Sep 14

Pressure Cooker Salsa Chicken Burrito Bowls

I love simple and easy meals that are also healthy. ¬†This delicious dish took just minutes to make and is perfect for those living a low carb lifestyle. ¬†Or, use tortillas and wrap away! Add your favorite toppings, and you’ve … Continue reading

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Sep 14

Quick Pressure Cooker Potato Salad

I’ve been having so much fun with my new Instant Pot! I can’t believe how much easier it’s made my life, which has become quite hectic. Doesn’t this look delicious? And it only takes 4 minutes to cook! This was … Continue reading

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Jan 25

Hot Pizza Dip

Well, now that we know who’s playing in the Super Bowl, it’s time to figure out what’s on the menu! ¬†And this dip is the perfect addition… It should be called “Addictive Dip”. ¬†Because it is. Hot Pizza Dip adapted … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers, cheese, dip, mozzarella, QuickAndEasy | 1 Comment
Jan 20

Hamilton Beach Stand AND Hand Mixer Giveaways!!

Well, isn’t this exciting! ¬†Two giveaways rolled into one! ¬†Thanks to Hamilton Beach, I’m giving away this great stand mixer¬†(see pic!) AND this awesome hand mixer! I love both of these products so much! ¬†They’re easy to use and get … Continue reading

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Dec 1

Pumpkin Ginger Cupcakes

Thanks to OXO for once again including us in Cookies for Kids’ Cancer! We love our new cupcake set, and especially love the cause it represents! We made these delicious cupcakes with this delicious cream cheese frosting. Perfect for the … Continue reading

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Nov 17

Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

This dish screams fall!! Delicious and comforting. Acorn squash has been one of our favorites this season…if you haven’t tried it yet, you need to! Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash adapted from Prevention RD 2 large acorn squash, halved … Continue reading

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