Mexican Rice

This rice is the bomb! Savory, full of flavor and a touch of heat, it pairs perfectly with all your Mexican favorites

Winter Chicken Soup

This hearty, delicious soup is perfect for a cold winter night. Packed with flavor, it's easy to adapt to your favorite flavors and what's in the fridge, you'll want this soup around all season

Instant Pot Lentil Soup

The Instant Pot is the perfect vehicle for this savory, flavorful soup. Loaded with vegetables and a bit of heat, it's just the ticket on a cold winter night. Don't have a pressure cooker? Check out the fabulous Lentil Soup with Bacon recipe on the blog

Vegetarian Chili with Butternut Squash

This smokey, hearty chili will please everyone in your house. It's vegetarian, vegan, paleo and, of course, gluten free. This chili is a nice addition to the table for those of you observing Lent too.

Pressure Cooker Barbecue Pork

This savory, delicious barbecue pork is the first dish I made in my Instant Pot. I love a pressure cooker for quick, weeknight meals and this is one your whole family will love. (this recipe was inspired by an Epicurious recipe)

Tacos Al Pastor – Slow Cooker

This easy, cook all day, delicious recipe takes an inexpensive pork butt to new heights. The sweet pineapple melds with the spicy chilies to create a fabulous dish your whole family will love. Perfect to bring to a party or pot luck too.

Tortilla Soup

This savory, spicy and delicious soup is one of my favorites. The rich, smooth broth envelopes shredded chicken, avocado, Mexican cheese and cilantro creating a fantastic, flavorful soup everyone in your house will love. (this recipe is adapted from a Rick Bayless recipe)

Chicken Sweet Potato Chili

This slow cooker chili is perfect for these busy fall days. A few minutes in the morning results in a delicious chili ready for dinner and a lovely fragrant kitchen all day