Steel Cut Oats in the Instant Pot – Two Ways!

Mornings here in the great white North are still chilly, and most of us still have snow on the ground! Even though our minds are thinking of spring, and our gardens, and sunshine...our reality...

Butter Chicken in the Instant Pot – YUM!

  There is a good reason that this is one of the most popular recipes on the internet...it is truly delicious. It is both comforting and a little exotic and the flavors just make you...

Polenta in the Instant Pot – Part Two

  Here is a recipe that you cannot mess up, and it is so flexible that you can do almost anything with it or to it and it will still turn out great! Polenta is a...

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...

Applesauce in the Instant Pot

If you have been afraid to take your new electric pressure cooker out of the box, today is the day to do it! Here is an easy, fail-proof recipe that will make you so...

Cranberry Sauce in the Wonder Pot

I love anything cranberry at this holiday time of year, so I wanted to try out cranberry sauce in the Instant Pot. I was so happy with how it all came out, beautifully red and...
Instant Pot Rice Pudding

Rice pudding with caramelized pineapple

Rice pudding with caramelized pineapple - - butter, brown sugar, ripe pineapple (diced. roughly 2 cups), coconut milk (or 2 cups of milk and 1 cup of half and half), Arborio rice, water,...

Chocolate Lava Cakes in the Instant Pot

  This elegant little lava cake is a lovely dessert to set at your holiday table. These would be perfect for an intimate dinner on New Year's Eve, too! The ingredients go together quickly, and...

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...

Instant Pot Pumpkin and Pie

  As the leaves turn bright colors and the nights grow chilly, odd orange orbs begin to pop up by the wagon full at roadside farm stands. Markets and groceries have crates of fairytale pumpkins...