Pressure Cooker Beef & Barley Soup

Pressure Cooker Beef & Barley Soup is full of amazing flavors. Beef, barley, veggies and broth all combine in one easy meal.  So, Santa brought me a Power Pressure Cooker for Christmas, wrapped up all pretty and just itching to be used. Truth be told I was super intimidated by the machine after I unboxed it. The instruction manual that came with it was far from helpful. It sat on my kitchen counter staring at me for well over a {Read More}

Quinoa & Pepper Pilaf

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BlockPartyHero #CollectiveBias Need a tasty side for summertime entertaining? Quinoa & Pepper Pilaf is versatile, filling and can be served, hot, cold or room temperature. We all want to be that lady who brings an awesome dish to the neighborhood party right? I know I do. It takes some thinking – my neighbors are pretty awesome! I love serving summer dishes that aren’t so {Read More}

Grilled Turkey Pesto and Swiss Sandwich

This post is sponsored by Pepperidge Farm in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand and I have been compensated for my participation. All opinions are my own. Whether for lunch or dinner you’ll love the flavors found within this Grilled Turkey Pesto and Swiss Sandwich. A wonderful meal with little prep work.  Ok friends, lets talk about having a healthy, tasty dinner that is ready in MINUTES! I got your attention on that right? I love sandwiches for dinner – it {Read More}

Homestyle Spanish Rice

I have never been a big fan of tomato saucy Spanish rice; it was always just too gooey for me.  When I met my husband 20+ years ago, I fell deeply in love with his mother’s Homestyle Spanish Rice (Love you Josie and miss you every day!)  It’s light, fluffy and fresh!  It took me a few years to get the recipe down, but my rice is as good as hers now. I have also passed the tradition down to {Read More}