Crock Pot Tomato and Spinach Risotto (Now With Instant Pot Instructions)

One of my favorite side dishes is risotto. It’s a creamy rice dish that tastes amazing, but it’s the high maintenance cousin to rice. To make it, you have to stir while slowly adding in the broth, stir, broth, repeat. It’s definitely not meant for multi-tasking evenings but I’ve tried a couple like Saffron Risotto and […]

Cheesesteak Casserole

In honor of Super Bowl Sunday starting off this week, I’m bringing you a great idea that you can take to parties and potlucks. It’s a take on a Philly Cheesesteak Sub, but done casserole style so that you can simply slice yourself a hunk and eat it while watching the game. If you’ve ever […]

Quick and Easy Cauliflower Etouffee

I live near Louisiana so that means it’s always a perfect time for etouffee. Bam, y’all! For those of you new to etouffee, it’s typically a seafood stew that’s served in New Orleans and area. I’ve seen shrimp etouffee and sometimes a crawfish version. Like many Southern comfort foods, there’s a hint of veggie with […]

Single Serve Chocolate Chip Cookie

Do you ever have those days when you’ve just got to have a cookie? Then you have one, and you want another, and the vicious cycle has started. Catch me in a bad moment and I have no willpower. All cookies within a 15 foot radius of me are in grave danger. Don’t even talk […]

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

The Kid works at a restaurant that sells a mile high carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. They have it sitting on the counter right by the cash register to entice customers to buy a slice. Since she has a dairy allergy, she hasn’t been able to try it but that doesn’t stop her from […]