Rosemary, Olive Oil and Sea Salt Pizza Dough (a Bread-Machine recipe)

Flavor Inspiration The combination of rosemary, olive oil and sea salt creates this mouth-watering pizza dough. This flavor combination was inspired by my favorite bagel, at a The Bagelry (located in Bellingham, WA). I can’t help but get hungry at the thought of them. This amazing combination of rosemary, sea salt and olive oil deservesRead more

Air Fried Crispy and Tender Broccoli recipe

Air Fried Happiness This simple Air Fried Crispy and Tender Broccoli recipe is a favorite with my family. We often make this with the intention of them being a side, but rarely do they make it to the dinner plates. So I guess, it would be more accurate to call them an appetizer or snackRead more

Instant Pot Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya

  Impress Your Friends and Family When having friends and family over for dinner, you can impress them with this Instant Pot Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya recipe that uses traditional flavors. The vegetables, herbs and proteins really come together to make a comforting rice dish that keeps your family coming back for more. Finishing theRead more

Instant Pot Irish Cream Mini Cheesecakes

  Irish Cream Irish cream cheesecake has become one of my favorite flavors of cheesecake, so far, because of the original full-sized version of this recipe. Now, there are even more options with this Instant Pot version. Using Irish Cream Liqueur (such as Bailey’s, O’Mara’s, or Kirkland brand) provides such great flavor and creaminess toRead more

Air Fried Parmesan Chicken Strips

Chicken Strips Our family’s favorite chicken strips are Air Fried Parmesan Chicken Strips. Between the parmesan and the air fryer the exterior is delicious, and the interior remains juicy. We use chicken tenders or chicken breast cut into strips. We have served these for dinner or as snacks for a party, either way they areRead more

Irish Cream Cheesecake

Irish Cream Irish Cream is a much loved flavor, and it works so well in a cheesecake. Using Irish Cream Liqueur (such as Bailey’s, O’Mara’s, or Kirkland brand) provides such great flavor and creaminess to this Irish Cream Cheesecake, and pairs amazingly with chocolate. I used the Kirkland brand of Irish Cream for this recipeRead more

Yogurt Customization #2 (Vanilla Bean, Blueberry, and Peach-Mango)

Customize Without Compromise As discussed in Yogurt Customization #1, the best part of making your own yogurt (I make mine in my Instant Pot), is that you can completely customize your yogurt. Everyone in my house has their own opinion about what flavor we should have or what toppings should be on top. The biggestRead more

Instant Pot Vanilla Bean Mini Cheesecakes

Vanilla Vanilla Bean is such an amazing flavor, and deserves to have it’s own cheesecake (or in this case, mini cheesecakes). These Instant Pot Vanilla Bean Mini Cheesecakes have the sweet and floral notes that you would expect from the vanilla bean paste and vanilla extract. Instant Pot Cheesecakes The 8 quart Instant Pot cooksRead more

Yogurt Customization #1 (Citrus, Strawberry, and Raspberry Flavors)

Customize Without Compromise The best part of making your own yogurt (or buying in bulk), is that you can completely customize your yogurt. Everyone in my house has their own opinion about what flavor we should have or what toppings should be on top. The biggest request is not to compromise the homemade yogurt’s thickRead more

Pistachio Love Cheesecake

Slice of Pistachio Love Cheesecake

  Pistachio Love As I mentioned in my Mini Pistachio Cheesecake recipe (same base recipe, different cookware and cooking times), pistachios are my favorite nut, and my pistachio cheesecake showcases them beautifully. The┬ádry roasted shelled pistachios┬áprovide that amazing pistachio flavor, a little saltiness, and great texture. You’ll find these delicious little nuts in the crust,Read more