Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake is one of those desserts that has withstood the test of time.  With mentions in cookbooks dating back to the 1500’s and Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, this combination of fruit, cream and cake has won the hearts and sweet tooths of generations. As a child, I devoured bowls of sweet biscuit topped with unsweetened strawberries drizzled […]

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Simple Smashed Potatoes in the Instapot/Electric Pressure Cooker

I’ve been using an electric pressure cooker for over ten years now-long before the Instapot craze began.  But, it wasn’t until recently that I decided to harness this awesome tool to improve one of my favorite recipes: Smashed potatoes. There are three goals when making the perfect smashed potatoes Creamy insides Crunchy, browned exteriors Just the right amount of salt […]

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