Roadblocks

Every challenge has its obstacles. Weight-loss, ESPECIALLY for moms, is a super difficult challenge. Not only are there time and freedom restrictions- eg, you can’t just go running when you’re free because there are two little ones attached to your leg- but also, if you’re overweight, ,there are physical and mental obstacles that you must […]

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Where It All Began…

My story is pretty typical. In my youth, I was always skinny despite having a terrible diet and little to no exercise. I got married in my early twenties and started gaining weight soon after.  Because the weight gain was so gradual, I didn’t really notice it. If someone, including my husband, would comment on […]

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5 Reasons I LOVE My Instant Pot

Thousands and thousands of people have purchased the Instant Pot and most LOVE it! However, there are are still people who wonder what is so special about this appliance. Here are 5 reasons why I LOVE my Instant Pot. The biggest reasons I love my IP is because it allows me to set my food […]

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Instant Pot No-Knead Bread

This No-Knead bread recipe is like magic. Your loaf comes out gorgeous, golden and crisp and the inside is beautifully soft and fluffy. While you don’t use the Instant Pot to actually bake the bread, the ability to proof the dough in the pot allows you to make this bread in 5 hours, start to […]

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Instant Pot Dulce de Leche

This recipe for dulce de leche may possibly be the easiest recipe ever. I used my Instant Pot 7-in-1 DUO60 to make this. You can learn more about it and purchase it here: http://amzn.to/2q4yBin The jars I used, I found at Jo-Ann Fabrics but you can find the same thing on Amazon here (and they’re cheaper!): […]

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Instant Pot Beef Masala Curry

Warm, savoury curry with a hint of spice and so very easy- this is one of my favourite dishes that I’ve made in the Instant Pot. The recipe is heavily adapted from the Gastrosense blog. I’ll share what changes we made below but this one is definitely, definitely a keeper. Changes I made Because I […]

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Glossary of Instant Pot Terminology

When you first get an Instant Pot, you are so excited. That box on your porch means a whole world of culinary opportunities have just opened up for you. You log in to Facebook to join the biggest Instant Pot support ground and all of a sudden, you’re bombarded with these new terms that make […]

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Instant Pot Penne with Meatballs

Who doesn’t love pasta? Certainly not our family. My kids can have pasta for breakfast, lunch and dinner and all the snacks in between. Even though I shouldn’t, I often accompany them in this pursuit to consume all the pasta on the Eastern Seaboard, I’ve been working on subbing regular pasta out for whole wheat […]

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