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Instant Pot Rice and Black Beans

March 31, 2020

I have to admit that sometimes I get lazy in the kitchen. I just don’t want to have to be in there for an hour preparing a meal. That is one of the main reasons why I love to have “throw and go” recipes ready for both my slow cooker and my Instant Pot. It keeps me from reaching for highly processed convenience foods. And it allows me…

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Instant Pot Black Beans

March 25, 2020

I love cooking all kinds of beans in my Instant Pot! They are so easy to make and you get so much more for your money. You also don’t have to worry about unwanted additives or the high amounts of salt you find in canned beans. So black beans were a perfect choice to make in my Instant Pot! I love cooking the beans this way because then…

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Instant Pot Chicken Taco Soup

March 12, 2020
A bowl of chicken taco soup

Dump and set recipes make eating healthy so much easier! And when you’re using either a slow cooker or an electric pressure cooker, it’s a no-brainer. I actually made this chicken taco soup on an evening when I needed something I could make quickly with little fuss. I had forgotten to thaw out meat, so I wasn’t sure what to fix for dinner. I had all of the…

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Instant Pot Chickpeas

January 30, 2020

I’m going to admit something to y’all. I had never really eaten chickpeas until recently. I’m a recent convert to hummus and chickpeas in various recipes. And I had truly taken for granted these little bundles of nutrition-packed joy. There are a few ways you can get chickpeas, also known as garbanzo beans. You can get them canned, dry, and in flour form. Now, I’ve been cutting down…

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Instant Pot Vegetable Frittata (Recipes for Two)

June 28, 2018
A picture of a piece of fritata on a plate with the blog post title "Instant Pot Vegetable Frittata, gluten free, grain free"

One of the best things about using an Instant Pot is that it is super easy to use. There can be a learning curve when you first start using it, especially with more complex recipes. But simple recipes like this are a breeze to cook!  And they make life so simple. This vegetable frittata is a great Instant Pot recipe for beginners and experienced cooks alike! It doesn’t…

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Instant Pot Quinoa

May 24, 2018
A picture of a bowl of quinoa with the blog post title "Instant Pot Quinoa, gluten free"

Electric pressure cookers like the Instant Pot have made life so much easier! Having the ability to set it and forget it, but to have food cook relatively quickly makes eating whole, real foods much more accessible. That’s important, especially if you are in the process of healing your body and still experience fatigue and brain fog! When you feel yucky, it can be so much more difficult…

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Instant Pot Sausage Rice Soup

November 22, 2017
A picture of a bowl of soup with the blog post title "Instant Pot Sausage Rice Soup, gluten free, grain free option"

I really love getting in the kitchen and creating new recipes like this Instant Pot sausage rice soup. I love using my creativity to make new dishes that inspire my tastebuds…and hopefully yours too! But I especially love helping people discover healthy, real food recipes. This helps them to live healthier lives. Food is one important part of keeping the body functioning the way it should. Simple, unprocessed…