Plant-based Eating and the Instant Pot

Most of us know that we should eat more vegetables. How? The iconic food writer Mark Bittman famously wrote: "Eat Food. Not too much. Mostly plants." Many of us are now familiar with the idea of more...

Homemade Vanilla Extract – Instant Pot

Have you checked the price of bottled vanilla extract at your supermarket lately? You simply cannot afford to buy it anymore! Cyclone damage and climate shift have decimated the vanilla bean crop in several of...

A Brief History of the Pressure Cooker

Did you know that the pressure cooker was invented in 1689? A French physicist named Denis Papin was experimenting with steam, hoping to use a steam digester to help food cook faster. Two years...

Apple Butter in the Instant Pot

Apple were plentiful here in northern Michigan this fall, and, they were VERY tasty! Apple butter makes a thoughtful and tasty gift, and, since the Instant Pot makes most things easier, we decided to...

Comments on Our Quick and Carry Bag for the Instant Pot

Who does not love a nice compliment every now and then? We are happy when our customers are happy. Each day or so we go on to Amazon and check to see what people are...

Quick and Carry and the Girl Scouts!

The Quick and Carry Kitchen Show team travelled to Leland, Michigan to spend the afternoon of February 23 with Girl Scout Troop 4563. The troop is comprised of Daisy's, Brownies, and Girl Scouts and...

Dried Beans in the Instant Pot – Soak, or Not?

Beans, bean, that glorious fruit, the more you eat, the more you....well, you know. That school yard chant is based on truth - some beans are hard for some people to digest, and that...

Julia Child and Coq Au Vin in the Instant Pot

  "As Julia Child used to say, Bon Appetit". If you have ever watched our Live Facebook Quick and Carry Kitchen show, you will know that I end the show by saying, "As Julia Child used...

Welcome to Quick and Carry Bags!

Hey there! We are so glad you have found us. Our new bag for the Instant Pot and other similar cookers is going to change your life! Cooks want to take their pots with them everywhere...

Quick and Carry Quality Control

When the first bag came, we were all so excited! Our idea was becoming a reality! When we first came up with the idea for our awesome Quick and Carry Transport bags for the Instant...