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...

Whole30 and the Instant Pot

You can do anything for 30 days, right? For the first post in our series on "Diets and the Instant Pot", we are going to talk about the Whole30 program and how the Instant Pot,...

Nordstrom’s Tomato Soup in the Instant Pot

    Is there anything more comforting on a cold winter day than a bowl of steaming tomato soup, served with either a grilled cheese sandwich, or some other morsel of bread? I think not! Sometime during...

Seal the Deal: Sealing Rings in the Instant Pot

  Remember this:  Seal the deal!  Part of the definition of "seal the deal" is to solidify, or finalize. There are two very important steps you must take before you push the buttons on the Instant...

Facebook and the Instant Pot

Just for fun, do a Facebook search and type in Instant Pot. Amazing, isn't it? So many groups, so many recipes, so much information! The Instant Pot Community page, run by the Instant Pot people themselves,...

Late Summer Borscht

This traditional Eastern European peasant soup is a delicious way to use up some of the late summer harvest. Beets are full of vitamins and minerals, and paired with carrots, potatoes and cabbage, this...

BBQ Chicken in the Instant Pot

Got a picnic coming up? Need a quick and easy way to use up some frozen chicken thighs? This is a make-your-own healthy alternative to store bought barbecue sauces. Using only dates to sweeten it...

Fresh Tomato Sauce in the Instant Pot

  Late summer and early fall are beautiful seasons in northern Michigan. Even though we had a dry summer, some good gardeners and farmers have had bumper crops of tomatoes, and my favorite farmer, Joan...

Rhubarb Sauce in the Instant Pot

 Rhubarb Sauce in the Instant Pot - - rhubarb (cut medium to small), sugar (more to taste), orange peel (grated), nutmeg (to taste), Wash and cut up the rhubarb and place in a...

Homemade Corn Dog Bites – Instant Pot

Happy Halloween! This is a spooktacular recipe! I have three kids, and when they were little, Halloween was their favorite day of the year. They spent countless hours planning and deciding what costume they would...