Better than Panera: Frontega Chicken Panini

Honestly I've never been Panera's biggest fan. I like it well enough. I go there when it's convenient and I want a sandwich or bowl of soup, but I would never go out of my way to eat there. When I do end up there I always order the Frontega Chicken Panini and a cup of black bean soup. Sandwiches aren't tough to make at home, which might explain my lack of enthusiasm for Panera. After a huge … [Read more...]

BLFGT (Bacon, Lettuce, Fried Green Tomato)

Let me introduce you to one of my favorite sandwiches, it is the BLTs younger brother, the BLFGT. Fried green tomatoes are a weakness for me. I must order them every time I see them on the menu (turns out this is at almost every restaurant). I have two local places that make my favorite fried green tomatoes. While they are fine plain with just a little ranch dressing dipping sauce. I prefer them … [Read more...]

Ranch Grilled Chicken Sandwich

If you follow along on Facebook you will know that last week we had a no shopping week. I ended up cheating and heading out to a closing grocery store to pick up some sale staples, but for the most part I think we did a pretty good job. Other than my cheat I only headed out to grab a few produce items. This sandwich was one of our meals for no shopping week. I picked up an avocado and tomato … [Read more...]

Chicken Pesto on Ciabatta

In need of a quick dinner? I always turn to sandwiches when we have to eat and run. But sandwiches don’t have to be boring turkey and cheese. If you have just a few minutes you can create a tasty, hearty, and healthy sandwich. I found these ciabatta rolls at Sam’s Club and I keep a whole bag of them in the freezer. When I need a quick sandwich I just pop one in the toasted oven to warm up for a … [Read more...]