Recipe Archive

Instant Pot Recipes – Simple, Tasty Meals in an Electric Pressure Cooker

It’s no secret that I love my Instant Pot. I started with the Instant Pot Duo 6 quart and now have the Instant Pot Duo Mini 3 quart. The smaller size works well for two adults where space is limited. While I work on my

Simple, Delicious, Healthy Thanksgiving Sides to Please the Crowds

With Thanksgiving only a few days away we wanted to share a few of our favorite healthy Thanksgiving sides. Some of these side dishes can be made in advance and reheated. Kale Persimmon Salad Mason Jar Vinaigrette Roasted Balsamic Brussels Sprouts Garlic Roasted Cauliflower

Chinese Dumpling Recipe – Celebrating Chinese New Year in Our Home on Wheels

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2016 is the year of the Monkey (猴子). Joe happens to be a monkey, but he’s not just any monkey, he’s a gold monkey. To celebrate, I’m making my family’s Chinese dumpling recipe in our home on wheels. Dumplings (饺子)

Grolla Recipe and Vin Brulé Recipe

We were recently introduced to two traditional Italian drinks: grolla and vin brulé. These drinks are perfect to enjoy after dinner and especially on a cold night. To enjoy these drinks at home check out the recipes below. Grolla Recipe and Vin Brulé Recipe

Chinese Hot Pot Recipe

Growing up, Chinese hot pot was always one of my favorite meals. It meant getting together with family for Sunday dinner, celebrating special occasions (Chinese New Year) or just having a warm and comforting meal on a cold winter night. Every family has their

Chinese Hot and Sour Soup

Growing up, my mom always made Chinese hot and sour soup when I caught a cold. The heat from the soup always soothed my throat and cleared my sinuses. Now, it’s one of my ultimate comfort foods and is super easy to make. The

Grilled Tri Tip Recipe with Homemade Marinade

In this post, I’ll share one of my favorite marinades and grilled tri tip recipe. Plus, there’s a bonus recipe at the end of the post for grilled chicken wings. Tri tip is a small triangular cut of beef from the bottom sirloin cut. This cut originated

Chinese Deviled Tea Eggs Using Marbled Tea Eggs

Have you ever tasted a Chinese tea egg? These marbled eggs are a popular Chinese snack cooked in a soy and tea broth. If you enjoy a dash of soy sauce on your hard boiled eggs like, you will love this Chinese deviled tea eggs

Cayenne Pepper Hot Sauce Recipe

There is nothing quite like hot sauce made with homegrown cayenne peppers and garlic. We made over 10 jars of hot sauce before stumbling upon the perfect balance of heat, salt, garlic and vinegar. The great thing about this cayenne pepper hot sauce recipe is that it’s