Sandwiches

Chicken Cheese Panini Sandwich – Slimmed Down Lunch Delight

Chicken cheese panini with a bowl of slimmed down turkey chili

My daughter bought me a panini pan for Christmas.  She and I often have mum-daughter dates at Panera Bread and I always choose a half panini sandwich and bowl of soup.  Jess knew that I would be cooking up a panini storm for lunch if I had my own pan. She was right!  This slimmed…

Turkey Cordon Bleu Wraps

Turkey Cordon Bleu Wraps

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hillshire Farm®. All opinions are entirely my own.  It’s time for some Turkey Cordon Bleu Wraps. Lighten up your lunch time with these Turkey Cordon Bleu Wraps. Getting back in to a healthier way of eating after the last few months of holiday eating can…

20 Tips for Making a Great Sandwich

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Making a Great Sandwich is Easy with these 20 tips. Every since the 18th century, when the 4th Earl of Sandwich (as legend has it) spent 24 hours at a gaming table, eating only cold slices of beef between pieces of toast, people have been on the quest of making a great sandwich. Sandwiches are…

Hot Turkey Sandwich with Cranberries & Stuffing

Hot turkey sandwich with cranberries and stuffing

Printable Recipe:  Open Face Hot Turkey Sandwich with Cranberries & Stuffing With Thanksgiving and Christmas usually comes left over turkey and lots of it.  I have a variety of recipes to use it up.  I actually love left overs and buy a turkey much larger than I need so that I can make the taste…

Curried Egg Salad with Olives

Curried Egg salad with olives

Printable Recipe:  Curried Egg Salad with Olives Pita pockets are the perfect containers for salad type sandwiches.  They hold the ingredients well and don’t spill contents all over you when you bit into them. This recipe for curried egg salad with olives takes a normal egg salad recipe to a whole new level. The recipe…

Decadent Lasagne Sandwich Recipe

Decadent Lasagne sandwich

Take Lunch to a New Level with this Lasagne Sandwich Recipe. Looking for something special to serve for a lunch for your friends?  Try this decadent lasagne sandwich recipe.  Lasagne is one of my favorite meals.  I love the layers of goodness the seem to combine so well together.  But lasagne takes quite a long…

Bean Burritos with Vegetables – Hearty Mexican Recipe

Kidney Bean and pinto bean burritos with veggies.

Bean Burritos Printable Recipe Are you looking for a meatless meal?  This recipe for bean burritos uses a kidney bean and pinto bean combination, which is a nice change from the traditional black bean recipe and is really tasty. My husband and I love meat and other forms of protein, but we also try to…

Pepperoni and cheese calzone with vegetables

Pepperoni Cheese Calzone

Pepperoni and Cheese Calzone – Printable Recipe My daughter and I often go to Lily’s Pizza in Raleigh.  One of their specialties is their calzones.  Sort of like healthy little pizza pockets! I do my best to duplicate the taste at tome and my family loves these! You can add whatever fillings you like. For…

BLT Sandwich with Avocado with Garden Vegetables

Open Face BLT sandwich with avocado

Traditional BLT Taken to a New Level. The traditional BLT (bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich) is taken to a new level in this delightful lunchtime recipe which adds Haas avocados for an extra bit of creaminess.  I love BLTs. Always have, always will. They are hearty and full of fresh goodness (from the garden today!) …

Cheesy BLT with Colby Jack Cheese Avocado & Bacon

Cheesy BLT with Colby Jack and Avoccado

Hearty Cheesy BLT Hits the Spot. Who doesn’t love a BLT? There are many versions of them, but each one seems to have its own appeal.  This great Cheesy BLT recipe combines Colby jack cheese with tangy mayo and veggies, as well as a fried egg.  It will be sure to satisfy the most hearty eater.…

Focaccia Chicken Sandwich with Avocado and Red Peppers

Focaccia Chicken sandwich with avocado and roasted red peppers

Printable Recipe:  Focaccia Chicken Sandwich This Focaccia chicken sandwich reminds me a little bit of Italy.  It combines fresh Mozzarella cheese with roasted red peppers and avocado and a creamy basil pesto.  Avocado and tomato slices add more nutritious goodness to the sandwich. Serve with a side of sweet potato fries and a fresh dill…