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Instant Pot Ranchero Beans {nourishing, soaked, no gas!}

Every Mexican-inspired meal needs a side of Instant Pot Ranchero Beans! Soaking for 36 hours eliminates the phytic acid that causes gas and bloating, so you can savor the smoky flavor of these nourishing beans without paying for it later!

4 Ways The Instant Pot *Really* Does Save Time (+ 8 tips to account for & speed up pressurizing time)

It often takes a LONG time for the Instant Pot to come to pressure, which may have you second-guessing your purchase or use of this handy appliance. Well, here are 4 ways the Instant Pot REALLY does save time over using a slow cooker, oven, or stovetop. Plus, 8 tips to account for the time it takes the Instant Pot to pressurize!

Instant Pot Spinach-Artichoke Meatball Soup {Paleo, Whole30, Keto}

I was craving spinach and artichoke dip (without the dairy, of course) AND meatballs — so I put them together and hoped it would work! Happily, it did! The result is a creamy, hearty, filling, and nourishing low-carb, veggie-filled soup! This Instant Pot Spinach-Artichoke Meatball Soup is Paleo, Whole30, and Keto-friendly!

Instant Pot Sweet ‘n Spicy Asian Pulled Pork (paleo, keto option + finding pastured pork)

Any way you season it, any way you serve it, nothing beats tender, juicy pulled pork! This Instant Pot Sweet ‘n Spicy Asian Pulled Pork is LOADED with flavor. It’s Paleo and has a sugar-free, keto option! Make this easy, delicious main dish with pastured pork… I’m discussing the benefits of pastured pork + how to find it, too!

Perfectly Steamed Wild-Caught Crab Legs In The Instant Pot {Paleo, Whole30, Real Food}

The Instant Pot takes all the intimidation out of something fancy like crab legs! When dipped in K2-rich butter, these¬†perfectly steamed wild-caught crab legs in the Instant Pot provide one powerfully nourishing meal or appetizer — perfect for any special occasion where you want to serve Real Food!

The Fastest Way To Render Animal Fat (*hint* it’s in your Instant Pot!)

How did I render over 20 pounds of grass-fed beef fat into 13 quarts of tallow in an hour? THIS METHOD! I’ll never render our pastured animal fats another way! Here’s the fastest way to render animal fat in the Instant Pot! (By the way, rendered animal fat is nothing to be afraid of! This nourishing traditional food won’t make you fat or clog your arteries… those are 1980s health myths!)

Instant Pot Pumpkin Pie {with maple sugar crust & a dairy-free option!}

Have you tried “baking” in your pressure cooker yet? If not, this Instant Pot Pumpkin Pie is THE recipe you need to start with! It’s creamy-dreamy delicious with nourishing, healthy ingredients, sooooo easy, and can be made even more allergy-friendly with a dairy-free option!

How To Make Any Blended Soup In The Instant Pot

If you thought blended soups were just for babies and old people missing their teeth, you thought wrong! Learn how to make delicious blended soups in your Instant Pot so you can enjoy the healing, blood sugar-stabilizing, nutrient-dense benefits of more veggies in your healthy lifestyle!

Instant Pot Vegetable Beef Stew {potato-free!}

Full of nourishing broth, colorful cooked veggies, and pastured meat, this is one nutrient-dense, healing stew! And perhaps best of all? Without potatoes, it’s much friendlier to your blood sugar than traditional beef stew.

Dairy-Free Instant Pot Queso {nourishing & budget-friendly!}

I know my Texan food groups really, really well. And chips and queso are in a category all on their own! But what if you can’t have dairy? Life’s too short to live without queso! So, I created this Dairy-Free Instant Pot Queso that’s super nourishing, allergy-friendly, and so budget-friendly! Even my kids said it tastes like the real thing!