INSTANT POT CHICKEN AND DUMPLINGS no dairy and no egg.

Ingredients “dumpling” 1 cup flour 1 tsp baking powder ½ teaspoon salt 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided ½ cup (120 mL) warm water “soup” 5 celery stalks chopped 4 carrots chopped 1 onion chopped 1 package of chicken thighs – about 4 thighs (from costco) 1 tbs minced garlic 1 teaspoon dried dill 1 teaspoon…

Pot-o-Gold-Shots

Tried this recipe. It was so amazing! We used Woodford Reserve Whiskey. It was a hit and so delicious!

Easy Alton Brown’s Shepherd Pie Recipe

So I tried this amazing recipe for our St. Patty’s Day Party. I’m hoping to try the original recipe with lamb. So I’ll write down all the changes that I made below and I doubled the recipe. Everything else was the same. 2 lbs ground beef 4 x Idahoan Buttery Homestyle Mashed Potatoes 4 oz…

Instant Pot Baked Beans Recipe

I needed a simpler baked beans recipe. The first recipe I read sounded amazing but I didn’t have enough time wait. I was in a rush. For the second recipe it was too many steps…I needed to combine things to make it more efficient. Let’s see how things go….. First attempt (let’s hope it tastes…

Simple Instant Pot Ox Tail Bone Soup

Simple Instant Pot Ox Tail Bone Soup Ingredients: 1 package of Ox Tail Bones 1 package of flank 1 medium daikon radish chopped. salt/pepper to taste Instructions:  I pour water up to the 10 cups inside the instant pot. Unwrap the Ox Tail Bones package and place it inside the instant pot. Make sure the…

Crochet Bonnet Pattern

Crochet hook sizes I, Yarn needle; Ribbon, approximately: 1 yard. Gauge: With larger size hook, 11 sts and 8 rows = 4″ Crown: With MC and larger size hook, ch 42 loosely. Row 1 (Right side): 2 Dc in fourth ch from hook, skip next ch, sc in next ch, skip next 2 chs, 4…

Simple Crochet Lamb or Bunny Ears

Big Twist Value Yarn Medium Weight 4 100% Acrylic Yarn Hook Size H 5.0mm (for newborn crochet hat ears) ABBREVIATIONS AND STITCHES (US crochet terms) ch = chain stitch st(s) = stitch(s) rnd(s) = round(s) yo = yarn over lp(s) = loop(s) sc = single crochet = insert hook, yo, pull the lp back through the st (2 lps on…

Classic Newborn Crochet Bonnet Pattern

Vanna’s Choice Lion Brand Acrylic Yarn 3oz 85g Yarn Size G 4.0mm Crochet Hook (feels like it fits a premie….not a newborn…going to try and use a hook Size 5mm next) Round 1 – 3 single crochet and then 10 dc from the third chain from the hook (or you can do magic circle) R2…

Instant Pot Rice Pilaf

Tried this recipe. Did two american cups of rice and didn’t realize till too late. The recipe called for 2 asian cups of rice and 2.5 asian cups of water. She said that translated to: 1.5 american cups of rice and 2 cups minus 2 tbs of water/stock. So I did 2 AMERICAN cups of…

INSTANT POT OXTAIL HO FUN NOODLE SOUP

I guess oxtail is a hot commodity in the winter! It was sold out everywhere but the one place that sold it for $10/lb. I tried this recipe today. It was delicious! The only problem was I don’t know what it’s supposed to taste like. I did substitute chuck roast for the other half of…