simple meals

instant pot pot roast

Instant Pot Roast

Ginny has dialed up her Instant Pot game with this recipe. I have had lots of pot roasts, but this one definitely tops the charts. She used red wine, Worcestershire sauce and balsamic vinegar for the liquid base. The result was a savory delight. She also did some delicious stuffed […]

taco stuffed baked potatoes

Taco Stuffed Baked Potatoes

Baked potatoes can be as simple or as fancy as you want them to be. This is what I have learned from Ginny’s recent spuds. I often want to get a loaded baked potato at a restaurant, but I’m not sure if it’s going to have everything I want. These […]

chicken and mushroom soup in bowl close up

Chicken And Mushroom Soup

This is another one of Ginny’s delicious creations. She is so good at putting together great recipes on the fly. Shiitake mushrooms have become a staple in our kitchen. We get a really great deal on them at our local coop and they are grown nearby on Sweden Creek Farms. […]

spicy shrimp bowl with lime

Spicy Shrimp Bowls

This recipe is soooo easy! It only takes a few minutes to prepare and it is delicious. It has a lot of my favorite things: blackened shrimp, black bean and corn salsa and fresh avocado. I have found that alternating between time-consuming recipes and really quick and simple recipes makes […]