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Instant Pot Pork Carnitas (Whole30 Paleo)

Instant Pot Pork Carnitas (Whole30 Paleo) - a delicious Mexican pulled pork recipe made in the Instant Pot or slow cooker. So easy and family friendly! | tastythin.com

Instant Pot Pork Carnitas (Whole30 Paleo) – a delicious Mexican pulled pork recipe made in the Instant Pot or slow cooker.  Perfect for tacos, burritos, salads, and more!  So easy and family friendly! By far, one of my favorite uses for the Instant Pot is making huge batches of tender, flavorful proteins.  Much like a slow cooker, the IP is perfect for cooking large quantities of meat while infusing tons of…

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Instant Pot Curried Cauliflower Soup (Paleo Whole30)

Instant Pot Curried Cauliflower Soup (Paleo Whole30) - an anti-inflammatory power house, this soup is comforting, delicious, and beyond simple to make. | tastythin.com

Instant Pot Curried Cauliflower Soup (Paleo Whole30) – an anti-inflammatory power house, this soup is comforting, delicious, and beyond simple to make.  Works great in the Instant Pot, slow cooker, or on the stovetop! This week I am taking a break from my usual lunch of Butternut Squash Bisque and have replaced it with this fantastic curry vegetable soup.  This stuff is just magical…not only does it taste wonderful and…

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Instant Pot Shredded Chicken (Whole30 Paleo)

Whole30 Instant Pot Shredded Chicken (plus 2 Bonus Recipes) - add this to your Whole30 or Paleo meal plan, it's a lifesaver! | tastythin.com

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken (plus 2 Bonus Recipes) – add this to your Whole30 or Paleo meal plan, it’s a lifesaver! Every week I make a huge batch of this easy shredded chicken in my Instant Pot.  Whether you’re working on a round of Whole30 or just trying to survive a busy week, simple recipes like this one can make life a whole lot easier.  One big batch covers lunches…

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Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala (Whole30 Paleo)

Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala (Whole30 Paleo) - A comforting, flavorful Whole30 compliant dish cooked in the Instant Pot or slow cooker! | tastythin.com

Instant Pot Chicken Tikka Masala (Whole30 Paleo) – A comforting, flavorful Whole30 compliant dish cooked in the Instant Pot or slow cooker! First of all, let me say that I am in love with my new Instant Pot!  After many months of debating if I really needed another kitchen appliance, I broke down and bought one back in early December and have zero regrets!  I use it so frequently, it has found a…

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Top 12 Most Popular Recipes of 2016

Top 12 Most Popular Recipes of 2016 - a look back at the most visited and popular recipes of 2016 on Tastythin. | tastythin.com

Top 12 Most Popular Recipes of 2016 – a look back at the most visited and popular recipes of 2016. Happy Holidays Friends!  I hope your holiday season has been full of family, fun, and good food! I have to say a huge THANK YOU to all who have read and supported my little project this year.  It has been such a fun and educational first year of food blogging!  I hope you will continue to…

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Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps & Giveaway!

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps - Just like the classic comfort food without the calories! (recipe credit Skinnytaste.com) | tastythin.com

This recipe is coming to you from my new favorite cookbook, Skinnytaste Fast and Slow.  I am absolutely LOVING this book and everything in it!  So much that I had to share this recipe for Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps AND will be giving away a free copy!!!  See the bottom of this post to enter the giveaway! I’m a huge fan of Gina’s blog, Skinnytaste,  and her first cookbook, so I’ve been…

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Crockpot Whole30 Chili

Crockpot Whole30 Chili - a hearty, no bean chili recipe. The perfect addition to a Whole30 or Paleo menu and super simple to prepare ahead! | tastythin.com

Crockpot Whole30 Chili – a hearty, no bean chili recipe. The perfect addition to a Whole30 or Paleo menu and super simple to prepare ahead! Includes Instant Pot instructions. If you’re embarking on Whole30 challenge for the first time, this Crockpot Whole30 Chili recipe is the perfect addition to your meal plan!  Simple, satisfying, and easy prep – perfect for a quick dinner and packing leftovers for lunch.  If you’re in a…

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Slow Cooker Quinoa & Bean Chili

Slow Cooker Quinoa & Bean Chili - a fast and versatile vegetarian chili that is low in fat and high in protein! | tastythin.com

This Slow Cooker Quinoa & Bean Chili is a fast and versatile vegetarian chili that is deliciously low in fat and high in protein!  My crockpot has been busy these last few weeks!  I am slightly obsessed with using the slow cooker this time of year, so much so that I think it’s time for an upgrade.  My current one was a wedding gift, making it about 15 years old, and…

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Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Chili

When it comes to seasons in Michigan, I am a summer girl all the way.  But fall is a close second, mainly because it is officially soup/crockpot season!  There is nothing I love more than a hot bowl of soup or chili for dinner – especially one that is this easy to throw together.  This Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Chili is so simple and full of flavor, it will definitely be a regular on our…

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Chicken Caesar Salad

Chicken Caesar Salad – Easy crockpot shredded chicken topped with a creamy and healthy homemade Caesar dressing. The perfect make ahead lunch! Shredded crockpot chicken is combined with a light and creamy homemade Caesar dressing in this super versatile recipe. This Chicken Caesar Salad is an excellent option for a make ahead healthy lunch.  Prepping lunch and breakfast items on Sunday for the week ahead is my number one tip for reducing…

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