Add the chopped onions, carrots, celery, Italian herbs, garlic powder, curry powder, rosemary, and smoked paprika to a large pan or Instant Pot. Sautee the veggies for 8 minutes. If using the stove top sautee over medium-high heat. If using an Instant Pot set the IP on “sautee” mode. Add a splash of water as needed if sticking occurs.