Five Minute Instant Pot Mushroom Risotto

Have you ever had risotto in an Italian restaurant? It’s a soft and creamy rice dish with tons of flavor. Strangely enough, there’s no cream in it usually. It’s made with a short grain rice that has a lot of starch in it. The constant stirring while cooking breaks down and mixes with the liquid while it […]

Spinach and Chicken Alfredo Panini

You hear people use the word “sandwich” as a verb. This was sandwiched between X and Y. Why don’t people use the word “panini” as a verb? It seems to make so much more sense. The world would be a better place if more people paninied things. 😉 I panini. Do you panini? Actually I […]

Guinness Beef Stew

I’ve been on a cleaning mission around the house. Or more accurately a cleaning out mission. If I haven’t used it in a while, out it goes to be donated because clearly I don’t need it. It’s amazing all the stuff you buy thinking you have to have it, but then realize later that it […]

Spicy Crunchy Roll Sushi Bowl

The theme for me lately is to make sure I use all the leftover bits and pieces from recipes and meals I’ve made. It’s a great way to cut down on grocery purchases as well as the amount of food that goes to waste. Both wins in my single mom budget book. I try to […]

Three Little Questions To Ask Yourself About Food

I’ve been so good lately and have lost weight so I can loosen up a little. I worked out extra hard to earn these pancakes/ice cream sundae/extra slice of pizza. I’ve got calories left today so let me go find something to eat. I’m sure lunch didn’t have that many calories so I can have dessert […]