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This Girl Takes on Tamales

Tamales Have you ever tried to get a recipe for tamales from someone you know who actually makes them?  I assure you, this is not an easy task.  I have requested a tamale recipe from many friends and acquaintances over the years.  Every time I ask, I hear a variation of these responses: My family would…… Continue reading This Girl Takes on Tamales

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Crack Chicken-Instant Pot Style

I finally am brave enough to make a real meal in the Instant Pot!  I’ve heard great things about Crack Chicken, so I modified it a bit for the Instant Pot.  It is GOOD and you only need a few ingredients.  Oh, and it takes about 45 minutes to make from start to the dinner…… Continue reading Crack Chicken-Instant Pot Style

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Instant Pot Success-Hard Boiled Eggs

My husband is concerned that I won’t use my new 6-1 Instant Pot, so I had to put her to use immediately. Recently, I boiled water with it.  Today, I actually made something edible!  I’m taking this slow.  I don’t want to start with a roast and waste the beef because I didn’t follow the steps…… Continue reading Instant Pot Success-Hard Boiled Eggs