Food · Sandwiches

Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with Grownup Twists

Happy National Grilled Cheese Day! Celebrate with trying one of these grown up grilled cheese tips or one of the recipes listed below.   Tips for turning a grilled cheese sandwich into being worthy of a grownup meal: Use good quality bread. I like using slices of French or Italian breads. Don’t waste the heels!… Continue reading Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with Grownup Twists

Breakfast · Food · Salads · Sandwiches

Easy Ideas for New Years (or anytime) Brunch

Ok here it is, my ‘go to’ brunch. It is easy and can be executed a gazillion different ways. It’s an open faced sandwich, usually on Italian┬ábread or baguette slices. Topping it with a fried or poached egg is optional but encouraged. Then I serve it with a side salad made up of whatever I… Continue reading Easy Ideas for New Years (or anytime) Brunch

Breakfast · Food · Sandwiches

Chorizo Biscuit Breakfast Sandwich

So there is a lot happening here, but somehow it works. I realize when I blog about food, a lot of what I post are accidents. Like me having to work with what we have when we need to go to the store, (this morning) forcing ┬áme to be creative. Sometimes it works out. Sometimes… Continue reading Chorizo Biscuit Breakfast Sandwich

Food · Sandwiches

Stuffed Focaccia with Balsamic Glazed Pork and Vegetables

Okay really this is just a giant sandwich, but “stuffed focaccia” sounded like a new and fun way to say that. This stuffed focaccia also sounds like a lot of steps, but it’s really easy. Plus, there is so much going on here it’s a meal in and of itself. When I made it I… Continue reading Stuffed Focaccia with Balsamic Glazed Pork and Vegetables

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Croque Madame

I learned about Croque Madame because about year or two ago it was just going to be our small immediate family for Easter. I asked for ideas on Facebook for recipes that incorporated ham since there would be too few of us to cook an entire ham. My friend posted a recipe for Croque Madame… Continue reading Croque Madame


Reblog: Pulled Pork Grilled Cheese

Originally posted on What's for Dinner Moms?:
I didn’t get a chance to post about my son’s birthday dinner last week. This was what he really wanted for his birthday dinner, Pulled Pork Grilled Cheese. We first made this sandwich about 7 or 8 months ago at his urging and he waited until his…