Instant Pot Chicken Tortellini Soup

Soup. Soup. Soup. As soon as cooler weather hits soup is all I can think about. And let me tell you, Pinterest does not help. I'd seen The Recipe Critics Slow Cooker Chicken Tortellini Soup recipe floating around more than once and I knew I had to make it.. Problem is, I tossed my slow cooker a few months ago when I realized I hadn't used it since I got my Instant Pot. Plus, who wants to wait 6 hours for a soup that looks that good?So I decided to try it out in my Instant Pot. I had no intentions of blogging it, but took some pictures along the way to show all my Facebook friends. Then I had my first … [Read more...]

Instant Pot Ravioli

I love me some cheese stuffed ravioli. If I could convince the kids to love it as much as I do, we would have it weekly in our house. It's quick, easy and pretty darn affordable, especially since I figured out how to cook it in the Instant Pot. Tonight's dinner cost about $12 and we have left overs for lunch tomorrow. You don't need a ton of stuff either, just hamburger, your favorite spaghetti sauce and a bag of frozen ravioli.To begin toss your hamburger in your instant pot and push saute. Scramble till all your meat is cooked well, then drain the fat.Add your jar of pasta sauce. We use don't … [Read more...]

Instant Pot Spaghetti

My second meal ever in my Instant Pot was spaghetti. I was nervous as heck. Worried that the noodles would come out under cooked or that it would taste starchy. But it didn't. It turned out delicious and I only dirtied one pot. I'm pretty sure will be the only way I will make spaghetti from this point forward. Ingredients: 2.25lbs of 93% ground beef 1 box Pasta 28oz can Hunt's Diced Tomatoes 28oz water Seasoning Salt & Pepper to taste  Put your Instant Pot on Saute. Place hamburger in pot, along with pepper and some seasoning salt. Cook till brown, then drain fat.Add both cans of … [Read more...]