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Instant Pot Turkey breast

It’s thanksgiving, which means turkey time. I usually buy butterball boneless turkey breasts to make since I like getting more meat out of my turkey, and these are all meat and no bones (hence the name) Cooking one with an instant pot is actually pretty quick, and tasty. What you need: 1 Butterball Turkey Breast […]

Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya (Instant Pot Style)

I haven’t posted a good recipe in a while, so decided to post this one. It’s a dish I enjoy making in the Instant Pot. What you need 2 Tablespoons coconut oil 12 ounces chorizo sausages cut into 1/4 in. thick slices 1 boneless skinless chicken breasts cut into small pieces 1 yellow onion, chopped […]

Cheesy Zucchini Bread

Love cheesy bread? But want a healthier alternative that still tastes good? This cheesy zucchini bread is both healthy and tasty. What you need: 3 medium zucchinis 2 large eggs 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 3 cup shredded mozzarella 1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan 1/4 cup cornstarch salt and pepper to taste […]

Speedy Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala is one of the most popular Indian dishes out there, and I love it, but I wanted to make a simpler version that was both speedy, healthy and tasty. This dish is great when served over rice. what you need: 4 teaspoons garam masala half teaspoon salt quarter teaspoon turmeric half cup […]

Pressure Cooker Balsamic Chicken Breasts

I love my pressure cooker, and this is a dish that’s one of my favorites. What You Need 1 package of boneless skinless chicken breasts 2 tablespoons of fresh cilantro, chopped 1-1/2 teaspoons of minced garlic 1 teaspoon of dried basil 1/2 teaspoon of salt 1/2 teaspoon of Pepper 2 tablespoons of minced onion 1 […]

Grilled Salmon Fillet with Spicy Blackberry Sauce

It’s summer, and that means it’s time for grilling in the backyard, but maybe you want a break from the usual burgers or steaks or hot dogs? This spicy, but sweet and tasty fish dish will hit the spot. What You need 4 salmon fillets 1 cup fresh blackberries, washed and drained 1/4 cup unsweetened […]

Roasted Tomatillo and Pepper Sauce

When you want a nice zesty sauce but don’t want the usual salsa or pesto, this tasty Tomatillo and Petter sauce is great. What you need 1 pound tomatillos, husked, washed and halved 4 cloves garlic 4 jalapeno peppers 1 green bell pepper 1 onion, cut into quarters salt and pepper Extra-virgin olive oil, for […]

Slow Cooked Turkey Breast

It’s Christmas, and one favourite Christmas dish is turkey. What you need 2 kg / 4 lb turkey breast, skin on, bone in or boneless 1 head of garlic, cut in half horizontally 1 onion (brown, yellow or white), unpeeled, cut in half 5 sprigs of thyme (or 2 tsp dried thyme leaves) Rub 1.5 […]

Mediterranean Chicken Quinoa Bowl

What you need 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground pepper 1 jar roasted red peppers 4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided 1 small clove garlic, crushed 1 teaspoon paprika 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 2 cups cooked quinoa 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion 1 cup diced cucumber 1/4 cup […]

Pineapple Peach Ghost Pepper Sauce

We grow our own Ghost peppers and various handy kitchen herbs in our back yard, it’s nice to just walk out and grab what you need to make something. A recent trip to the local farmer’s market got me a few fresh peaches, and the pineapple, well, that I bought in a store since those […]