Food: Instant Pot- Absolutely Amazin’ Apple Dumplins

Food: Instant Pot- Absolutely Amazin’ Apple Dumplins

  I live on the outskirts of Charlottesville, Virginia.  I am surrounded by beautiful mountains that give life to many wineries, breweries, and ORCHARDS!   There are peaches, blackberries, strawberries, and yes... apples. Tinky (Julia) has been obsessed with "ap-pulls" as of late.  She demolishes them! Carter Mountain Orchard Stacy Knighton | Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & [...]

Food: Instant Pot/Slow Cooker – Carnitas Aguascalientes

Food: Instant Pot/Slow Cooker – Carnitas Aguascalientes

I absolutely ADORE my Mexican American culture and heritage!! My family (mom's side) hails from the beautiful city of Aguascalientes, Mexico and I am so thankful that my family has never forgotten where they came from. I get an overwhelming feeling of pride and joy when I experience anything that has to do with my [...]

Food: Instant Pot / Pressure Cookers – Cook Times

Food: Instant Pot / Pressure Cookers – Cook Times

While I have been cooking in my Instant Pot since November of last year, I feel like such a noob.  When I say I've been cooking in my pot- I think I've used the stove just to boil things or to heat up stuff in the oven- OR to broil something I've cooked in my [...]

Food: Instant Pot – Bacon Wrapped Apple Maple Chicken

Food: Instant Pot – Bacon Wrapped Apple Maple Chicken

Hi everyone!  First and foremost- thank you for stopping by.  I am floored by the number of visitors I have had to my little blog.  As of this moment, 4:40 PM on Thursday, Feb 1, 2017- I have had a total of 3,372 unique visitors and 4,332 views!  YOU GUYS!  My first post was on [...]

Food: Instant Pot- Buttery Honey Garlic Glazed Chicken

Food: Instant Pot- Buttery Honey Garlic Glazed Chicken

Click here for the PDF version: IP - Buttery Honey Garlic Glazed Chicken I keep saying that each recipe is my favorite.  I just can't help it.  Not to toot my own horn here... but I kinda gotta- THIS IS DELICIOUS.  Holy balls!  Another recipe that's soooo easy! The chicken came out so tender- but [...]