Beef, Butternut Squash, and Barley Soup

I love my Instant Pot. I also have to admit that stovetop pressure cookers scare the crap out of me though. My mom used to cook soup in a stovetop pressure cooker when I was a kid because it would quickly make the most deliciously tender meat, but the sound would always freak me out…

Sloppy Mo’s (’cause it’s mo’ betta than Joe’s)

Who doesn’t love Sloppy Joes? I always used to wonder why people would use packets or cans of sloppy joe sauce growing up because I learned how to make them from scratch thanks for a cookbook for children that I once had. The ingredients were so easy, I couldn’t figure out why anyone would want…

Food Porn: Steak Dinner

This was a birthday present to Arc’s ma, who had been wanting a steak dinner for quite some time.  Everything was something that she mentioned that she wanted and I hope she enjoyed her birthday dinner, which was more than a month ago.  That’s how behind I am with posting. Arc was in charge of…

Roast Beef

Sometimes I just crave beef.  I try not to eat too much red meat, but there are times when a big piece of cow just hits the spot.  I picked up a 4 pound rump roast at the store and decided to roast it up.  Served it up with some roasted asparagus and ranch style…