Instant Pot Chicken Adobo

This is a great recipe if you are new to Instant Pot. It doesn’t require that many ingredients and cooks fairly quick. There is a little bit of extra time involved reducing the sauce. If you like Asian food give this one a try, it’s really good. 4 chicken leg quarters separated legs and thighs (I purchased 1 package of legs and 1 package of thighs because they were on sale cheaper than buying the leg quarters) Instant Pot Chicken Adobo Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Middle Eastern Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 45 …

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Slow Cooker Country Captain Chicken

This Slow Cooker Country Captain Chicken has pretty much the vegetable ingredients as chicken cacciatore but uses much different spicing. The sauce is a little on the sweet side, has a little bit of heat incorporated into the spicing associated with chutney. If you looking for a good dish that is a little different, give this one a try. This is a recipe that is simple to put together and because it is cooked in the slow cooker it will free up some your time while it is cooking. Slow Cooker Country Captain Chicken Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep …

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Basic Instant Pot Stew Recipe

I have seen many different versions of stew recipes created in an Instant Pot some a little more complicated than others. I decided to keep it simple. I started with the meat and just piled on the rest of the ingredients. Mixed everything up good, sealed the Instant Pot, and pressed the stew button. Once the instant pot reached pressure the timer automatically set for 35 minutes – for me the end result was perfect, but I like my vegetables real tender. If you prefer your vegetables a little on the firm side you may want to reduce the time …

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Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken with Bacon and Onions

This Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken with Bacon and Onions is one of my favorites. It is cooked in the slow cooker so the chicken is fork tender and the sauce is rich and creamy; loader with bacon and cream cheese. You and your family will love this one. Slow Cooker Smothered Chicken with Bacon and Onions Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 4 hours Total time: 4 hours 20 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Kraft.com

Small and Simple Pickled Beets Recipe

One of my wife’s friends gave her a few beets from the garden, and seeing that it has been years since I have canned pickled beets, I decided to prepare a couple of jars. I used a canning recipe and decreased the ingredients to an amount suitable for the number of beets I had on hand. I used 3 beets in this recipe about medium size – the amount of brine was just right. Small and Simple Pickled Beets Recipe Author: Larry 3.4.3177  

Mini Meatloaves for Two Recipe

This has to one of the best Meatloaves I have ever eaten and just the right amount for two people.  It does take a little bit of time to put it together but it is well worth the effort. If you are just feeding two people put this one on the supper menu it’s delicious! Mini Meatloaves for Two Recipe Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks County Cooking Two CookBook

Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms

We have had a lot of rain here in Upper Michigan which has made the wild Chanterelle Mushrooms very plentiful. I have a large number on hand so when I saw this Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms recipe I decided to use some of them and give this recipe a try. The mushrooms, tarragon, and Marsala are a perfect combination of flavors. Give this Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms recipe a try; it’s delicious. Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 2-3 3.4.3177 Adapted from Allrecipies.com

Blueberry Crumbles for Two

I love the fresh berry season and blueberries are one of my favorites. This Blueberry Crumbles for Two recipes is just right for two people. This recipe requires very little prep time and bakes in less than half an hour. Serve it warm with ice cream and it is a delicious desert. Blueberry Crumbles for Two Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 30 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two Cookbook

Slow Cooker Spicy Beans with Smoked Turkey Sausage

  This is a great one dish recipe if you want to free up some time. There is very little prep time and once it’s in the slow cooker it will take care of itself until supper time. This recipe uses salsa as one of the ingredients, I used mild, but if you want to turn up the heat a little bit use medium or hot. Slow Cooker Spicy Beans with Smoked Turkey Sausage Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 6 hours Total time: 6 hours 10 mins Serves: 6 3.4.3177 Adapted from tasteofhome Slow Cooker cookbook

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe for Two

This Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe for Two has very little prep time and doesn’t require many ingredients. You can have the pork in the slow cooker, ready to cook, in a matter of minutes. Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Recipe for Two Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 4 hours Total time: 4 hours 10 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two Cookbook.

Garlic Mashed Potato Bake Recipe

This is a simple and delicious side dish recipe. Basically, mashed potatoes fancied up a little bit with garlic, cheese, and sour cream. This recipe is simple and fairly quick to prepare. If you looking for a good side dish give this Garlic Mashed Potato Bake Recipe a try. Garlic Mashed Potato Bake Recipe 3.4.3177 Adapted from blogchef.net  

Korean Style Pork Chops Recipe

  It has been a while since I put Asian food on the supper menu. I ran across this recipe on my sons blog; Blogchef.net. It looked really good so I decided to give it a try. This is a simple recipe and fairly quick to put together. The pork chops turn out juicy and tender with a delicious combination of flavors. The next time you’re in the mood for Asian food give these Korean Style Pork Chops a try; they are really good! Korean Style Pork Chops Recipe Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Middle Eastern Author: Larry Prep time: 30 …

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Chicken Florentine for Two

This Chicken Florentine for Two recipes has a delicious combination of flavors and the health benefits of fresh spinach. This recipe is the perfect amount for serving two people. The recipe calls for Parmesan cheese mixed in the sauce and then used again as a garnish – I just used it in the sauce because I did not want to overpower the recipe with the Parmesan cheese. However, I did include that step in the recipe. Chicken Florentine for Two Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 30 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 …

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Crispy Garlic Chicken Cutlets Recipe

Serve these Crispy Garlic Chicken Cutlets on a bun with your favorite topping or as a standalone with fries. They are seasoned perfectly with garlic and have a delicious crispy coating. This is a simple recipe but does require a little bit of prep time to prepare the bread crumbs. Crispy Garlic Chicken Cutlets Recipe Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 50 mins Serves: 6 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cookscountry.com

Classic Pork Ragu Recipe for Two

This Classic Pork Ragu Recipe for Two is simple to put together and doesn’t require a lot of ingredients This is just a basic recipe and is easy to fancy up a little bit by adding additional ingredients like mushrooms and bell peppers; however it is good just the way it is written. Classic Pork Ragu Recipe for Two Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 90 mins Total time: 1 hour 45 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two  

Slow Cooker Southern Style Chicken and Dirty Rice for Two

If you’re cooking for two this is a great recipe to free up some time by using the slow cooker. There is only about 15 minutes of prep time and 4 – 5 hours of cooking time. It’s a great way to free up an afternoon, and because it’s a one dish recipe supper will be ready to serve. Slow Cooker Southern Style Chicken and Dirty Rice for Two Recipe Type: Cooking for Two Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 5 hours Total time: 5 hours 15 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177   Adapted from Cooking for Two Cookbook

Pizza Spaghetti Bake

This Pizza Spaghetti Bake recipe is quick and simple to put together and just requires a few ingredients. Use your favorite spaghetti sauce and you can have supper on the table in less than an hour. Pizza Spaghetti Bake Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 12 mins Cook time: 25 mins Total time: 37 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Pint sized treasures

Slow-Cooker Braised Steaks with Root Vegetables

Spring is here and with a lot of yard work on today’s to-do list, I decided on this Slow-Cooker Braised Steaks with Root Vegetable recipe for supper to save some time during the day. This recipe is a delicious combination of sauce and vegetables and because it is done in the slow cooker the chuck steak is supper tender. The next time you need to free up some time by using your slow cooker give this Slow-Cooker Braised steak with Root Vegetable recipe a try.   Slow-Cooker Braised Steaks with Root Vegetables Recipe Type: Slow cooker Author: Larry Prep time: …

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Bacon Wrapped Pork Chops with Roasted Potatoes for Two

This is a recipe for 2 but it could easily be doubled. This Bacon Wrapped Pork Chops recipe is simple and only requires a few ingredients; it’s delicious. Bacon Wrapped Pork Chops with Roasted Potatoes for Two Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 45 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177  

Bacon Chicken Casserole

The local market has deli chicken on sale so I decided to put this Bacon Chicken Casserole on the menu for supper. This is a simple recipe that’s fairly quick to put together and doesn’t require a lot of prep time because the chicken is precooked. If you have leftover chicken give this one a try it’s really good. Enjoy Bacon Chicken Casserole Recipe Type: Main Author: Patricia Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4-6 3.4.3177 Adapted from Pillsbury.com