Instant Pot Coconut Lime Rice

This Coconut Lime Rice is perfectly creamy, soft and only slightly sweet. The fresh, tangy flavor of the lime zest makes this dish sooo good. As if that all wasn't good enough - this is a super simple and fast Instant Pot Recipe too. When I first heard of Coconut rice I was a little skeptical. This just didn't seem like a good flavor combo to me but boy was I wrong. The addition of the coconut milk to cook the rice in (instead of broth or...

Zucchini Relish

Are you looking for the perfect recipe to use up your zucchini abundance? This zucchini relish recipe is perfect because it is slightly sweet, a little sour, simple to put together and delicious as a side to meat or mixed in sandwich spreads and appetizers. What makes this zucchini recipe so good? This zucchini relish recipe is a little sweet and a little sour. The perfect combo of flavors actually. It is canned too so that makes it shelf...

Homemade Raw Milk Ricotta Cheese

Is cheese your love language too? Ha . . .I sure do enjoy EATING cheese and lately I have been making homemade cheeses from raw cow's milk. It's not as difficult as you might think. And boy is it yummy. Let's make Homemade Raw Milk Ricotta Cheese together! Ricotta can be made from cow, sheep or goat's milk or even water buffalo! Because I don't have ready access to water buffalo! Ha . . . I prefer to use WHOLE cow's milk for a rich creamy and...

Perfect Mashed Potatoes

My husband claims this recipe is HIS but I have made them this way for years . . . shhhhh . . . It's okay, he's very proud of his "creation" and who wouldn't be?! They are creamy but also fluffy. Cream cheese, butter and whole milk are to "blame" for this luxurious creaminess. He can make them for me all the time. I don't mind! Perfect Mashed Potatoes are an ultimate comfort food for me. I am a self-professed connoisseur of mashed potatoes. I...

Sweet & Salty Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin, pumpkin - all things pumpkin. This time of year we enjoy pumpkin everything. Pumpkin sweet, pumpkin savory . . . Today I have pumpkin chili in the InstantPot and I am snacking on Homemade Sweet & Salty Toasted Pumpkin Seeds. No part of the pumpkin goes to waste 'round here and these seeds are such a delicious and HEALTHY snack. Let's make some! Sweet & Salty - The perfect flavor combo! There is just something about the contrast...