Making Yogurt in the Instant Pot

Homemade yogurt and whey, made in the Instant Pot   One of the functions of the Instant Pot is the yogurt function (not included in LUX version). This function makes the whole yogurt making process simpler, and allows you to determine the incubation time. This process was created for the 6 quart Instant Pot Duo.Read more

Creole Style Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya

  Creole Style Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya   Jambalaya I love jambalaya, but was afraid to make it for a long time, I think my brain made it seem more complicated than it really was. I have now made it countless times over the last 5 years, and have noticed that the details matter. AndRead more

Maple Pecan Mini Cheesecakes

I really enjoy the combination of real maple syrup and pecans, and of course I love having an excuse for making mini cheesecakes. Once the idea of maple pecan mini cheesecakes entered my brain, I had to try making them. First time I made them I didn’t write down the recipe (oops!) so I finallyRead more

Crispy Potato Wedges with Pressure Cooker and Air Fryer

I love cooking with my pressure cooker and air fryer, and I love crispy potato wedges. My husband and I received an air fryer for Christmas from my mom, and potato wedges were the first thing I made in it. Why Cook Twice? I choose to ALWAYS do a double cook on fries and potatoRead more

Cube It: A Way to Plan Ahead for Flavor with Onions and Garlic

Cube It:  A Way to Plan Ahead for Flavor with Onions and Garlic by www.KaylasFoodObsession.com My husband and I love finding ways to add flavors to our dishes without creating a lot of work for ourselves, but we are willing to put in a little time if it means making our lives easier and tastier inRead more

Soft Rice Soup Recipe

This is a soup that has a long history for me, personally. My step-mom (Ramphai) is originally from Thailand, and she is an amazing cook. During trips to visit her and my dad in Alaska, she should make this soup for breakfast before we would go out fishing with my dad. Sometimes I would askRead more

Kahlua Cheesecake

  This started as a tale of seeking a kahlua cheesecake recipe that had a good coffee flavor in the cheesecake itself, wrapped by chocolate and covered in whipped cream. The recipe I decided has the most potential also had chocolate in the batter, which wasn’t what I was looking for but intrigued me. IRead more

Pressure Cooker and Air Fryer Chicken Wings

by www.KaylasFoodObsession.com   Wing night was a hit at my house! Yes, the skin was very crispy. Yes, the meat was tender. No, I didn’t use flour. To do this, I moist cook it through (tenderizes everything, keeps it moist), and then dry cook to get the perfect crispness on the outside.  This was a longer process,Read more

Spiced Apple-Nut Quick Bread

  I love quick breads (such as banana bread and pumpkin bread), there is something comforting about them…and they disappear quickly in my house. I decided that I really wanted to try making an applesauce quick bread, since I have a lot of homemade applesauce needing to be used. This recipe was based slightly onRead more