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#FoodieExtravaganza: Strawberry Avocado Salad

Did you know that June is National Fruits and Vegetables month? I didn’t, until I saw the theme for this month’s Foodie Extravaganza. But it makes sense, the farmers markets and grocery stores are full of fresh produce. And most importantly, the price of strawberries and watermelon has finally went […]

Turkey Cranberry Monte Cristo Sandwiches

If you can’t decide between french toast or a sandwich, this is the perfect recipe for you. A Monte Cristo sandwich is traditionally a ham and cheese sandwich where the bread is coated in a milk and egg batter before being pan fried. Then it’s topped with a sprinkling of […]

Bacon Cheeseburger Salad

I don’t know why I’ve never thought to add a cheeseburger to a salad before. It’s so simple! I typically eat my burgers with lettuce and tomato, so why not use a bed of vegetables for the burger instead of a bun? Recently I’ve realized that if I pick and […]

Recipe Swap: Pot Roast Sliders

For this blogger’s choice recipe swap, I decided I wanted no part in choosing the recipe. I wrote down some things that I thought Tom would like and handed it to him, telling him it was completely his choice. Jaida has pretty similar tastes to Tom and I so knew […]

Recipe Swap: Shrimp Po Boy Sandwiches

Sometimes I wonder if there is a recipe god of coincidence. I’ve had some shrimp in the freezer for a while now and every recipe I plan to make with them just hadn’t happened. I went searching through my binders to find something and found a recipe for Shrimp Po’ […]

Barbecue Pulled Chicken – Crock Pot

I’ve had pulled pork sandwiches but I’ve never had a pulled chicken sandwich. Last year when I bought the 30 Day Shred Jillian Michaels DVD I was suckered into signing up to see what recipes she offered. I quickly found out that almost all of the recipes she recommended came […]