BLD: Breakfast. Lunch. Dinner. – The Cookbook!

December 12, 2013
BLD - Breakfast Lunch Dinner: A cookbook fundraiser for adoption

*UPDATE* Now available as an ebook! My friend Lexi and I have been working hard on putting together a cookbook, and we are excited to announce that it is finished and available for purchase! As you might remember, Lexi is my food stylist friend who has been improving the look of my food photography.  What […]

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Peanut Butter Banana Split Sandwich – The Kids Cook Monday

August 13, 2012
Peanut Butter Banana Split Sandwich from

Hi!  My name is Joe, and today my sister Leila and I are going to teach you how to make our very favorite sandwich.  We love going to eat at a place called Joe’s Farm Grill because they have something called a Peanut Butter Banana Split sandwich.  We eat lunch at home almost every day, […]

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Easy Lunch Idea – Broiled Apple, Walnut and Cheese Tortilla

June 15, 2011
Broiled Apple, Walnut and Cheese Tortilla

So I was on Facebook the other day and noticed a post from Half Assed Kitchen (tagline: Eh…it’s edible) talking about a recipe from the original Moosewood cookbook for an open-faced sandwich with butter, apple pie, cashews or walnuts and cheese heated under the broiler.  An apple pie sandwich?  Yum! I didn’t have any apple […]

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Caprese Avocado Wrap

August 31, 2010

Last week, I had planned to make caprese salad with dinner, but our schedule changed and the ingredients were still sitting around on Friday afternoon.  I didn’t want them to go to waste, so I put the salad together on a piece of Trader Joe’s whole wheat lavash and wrapped it up as a sandwich. […]

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Veggie and Brie Panini

July 17, 2010

Veggie and Brie PaniniIngredients:-1 large sweet potato-1 yellow squash-1/4 C. olive oil-1 t. salt-bread (I used the sourdough bread from our Bountiful Basket)-1 sweet onion-1 bunch fresh arugula-1/3 lb. wedge brie cheese Directions:1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. 2.  Peel and thinly slice the sweet potato.  Thinly slice the yellow squash lengthwise.  Toss with 2 […]

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Thai Peanut Burger Wraps

July 14, 2010

When I was recovering from my c-section, we had quite a few friends who were nice enough to bring us dinner so that I wouldn’t have to cook.  Our friend Angela (the one who has an affection for gold) blessed us with some amazing wraps that I just had to get the recipe for.  This […]

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Healthy Lunch Idea

June 9, 2010

If you are tired of the same old PB&J or ham and cheese sandwich, why not try a healthy wrap for lunch?  If you can find whole wheat lavash bread, that is what I recommend.  I get mine at Trader Joe’s.  If you can’t find lavash, try to find a whole wheat tortilla with five […]

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