The Cozy Cook

Island Chicken Marinade

 This mouth-watering chicken marinade recipe comes straight from a waterfront restaurant and has a truly unbeatable flavor combination. You’ll feel like you’re eating on a tropical island!  I am so thankful that I got my hands on this recipe. We have...

Instant Pot Hamburger Helper

This quick and easy instant pot hamburger helper puts dinner on the table in no time and tastes just like the classic hamburger helper recipe we know and love, minus the unknown ingredients!  Oh man. Sometimes you can’t go...

Cajun Chicken Pasta

This Cajun chicken pasta is loaded with perfectly cooked Penne that’s smothered in a savory Parmesan cream sauce and topped with Blackened Cajun chicken and diced tomatoes.  Hmmm… this is my second Cajun Chicken recipe in a row, and...

Cajun Chicken Tacos

These Cajun chicken tacos are loaded with fresh lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, juicy seasoned chicken, and a drizzle of ranch dressing.  I’m such an idiot. I need to go to Taco Bell more often. (Allow me to explain as I...

Crispy Breakfast Potatoes

These extra-crispy breakfast potatoes are prepared in a single skillet with onions, sausage, bell peppers, and an optional drizzle of maple syrup! It’s almost Mother’s Day, it’s almost Mother’s Day!! I’m realizing now that my awareness towards this holiday...

Lemon Pepper Wings

These lemon pepper wings are ultra crispy and brushed with a simple combination of lemon and butter, then topped with freshly ground pepper. This post also includes tips on how to perfectly grill, bake, and fry the perfect crispy chicken wing. ...

Cheeseburger Pie

This simple and comforting cheeseburger pie has savory ground beef and onions that’s layered with a simple batter and topped with melted cheddar cheese. An easy weeknight casserole that the family will love!  I am feeling very victorious right...

Instant Pot Split Pea Soup

This thick and savory instant pot split pea soup is filled with carrots, onions, potatoes, and ham- and takes less than an hour from start to finish!    I have a bold statement to make. Once you try this...

Roasted Asparagus

This roasted asparagus recipe takes 10 minutes from start to finish! It’s brushed with olive oil and has a sprinkling of salt and pepper along with finely minced garlic and lemon slices. An optional sprinkling of Parmesan cheese adds...

Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

This creamy orange fruit salad is loaded with an easy combination of mandarin oranges, crushed pineapple, coconut flakes, and an orange-flavored cool whip mixture that’s topped with maraschino cherries.  I have to thank my dear ol’ mommy for this...

Instant Pot Cheesecake

This decadent instant pot cheesecake recipe includes tips for making the smoothest, creamiest cheesecake you’ll ever taste. You won’t believe that it came from your instant pot!  I can’t even begin to tell you how bad I get when...