Food · Sandwiches

Making Italian Subs at Home

This pregnancy has messed with my appetite so much that my recipe posts have become pretty much nonexistent. But don’t fear! I am here to finally share one, an easy summer meal. For awhile my husband and I were on the search for the perfect Italian sub. Seems easy right? Wrong. After ordering out we… Continue reading Making Italian Subs at Home

Food · Sandwiches

Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day with Grownup Twists

Did you know that April 12th is National Grilled Cheese Day?! Celebrate by trying one of these grown up grilled cheese tips or one of the recipes listed below.  (Even though these tips and recipes will elevate your grilled cheese game, your kiddos will still probably like it too.)   Tips for turning a grilled cheese… 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 bread 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  me to be creative. Sometimes it works out. Sometimes… Continue reading Chorizo Biscuit Breakfast Sandwich

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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…

Food · Sandwiches

Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Remember about a month ago when I could not stop posting about soups? Well I think I may be entering into my next phase, grilled cheeses. Besides the fact that there are endless delicious possibilities for grilled cheeses, I think they subconsciously remind me of summertime. When we were kids we would make them most days… Continue reading Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese Sandwich