Creamy Miso Peanut Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Today’s yummy lettuce wrap post is sponsored by Grapes from California! 🍇 Okay, first things first. Miso + crunchy peanut butter + chili spiced chicken + grapes. It doesn't even make sense, you say. Oh, but friend, it most definitely DOES. It's a ... Read More →

Loaded Turkey Panini (For Thanksgiving Leftovers)

Oh hi there. Meet my golden brown panini of melted Muenster cheese, turkey, cranberries, crisped sage, pear slices, goat cheese, and bacon. No but seriously. THAT JUST HAPPENED. Bjork has had this long-time obsession with a panini slash grilled cheese ... Read More →

Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

This post is sponsored by King's Hawaiian. Bring me all the bunss. Firstly, HOT HAM AND CHEESE I LOVE YOU. Secondly, the bike ride. I survived! Thirdly, school is starting soon! Like, August and then September. Some of you Southern friends might have ... Read More →

Grilled Pineapple Pork Sandwiches

This post is sponsored by King’s Hawaiian, maker of pillowy soft sweet sandwich buns that are the vessel of choice for this grilled pineapple pork sandwich business. Check out their first ever commercial here to see people go pupule (crayyyzee!) for this ... Read More →

Simple Garlic Butter Mushroom & Provolone Melts

Hiya team. Team MUSHROOM. You're on that team, right? If you're not, let me attempt to hypnotize you in three two one zero ... Read More →

Lightened Up Curry Egg Salad

I was putting off posting this because I want to look at those pictures of 10-Minute Peanut Butter Fudge pretty much forever. Plus I don't even like eggs. Totally serious. But somehow in the last seven months I've turned into an egg salad eating ... Read More →

How I Make Hummus

This is how I make hummus. Authentic hummus: love it, but that's not exactly what I'm talking about here. This is the Lindsay-making-hummus-at-home-in-less-than-30-minutes hummus variety. Which actually is my favorite variety, because spending 30 ... Read More →

Southwest Chipotle Burgers with Guacamole

Burgers make me happy inside. Regular burgers, cheeseburgers, bacon cheeseburgers, barbeque burgers with onion rings, bacon cheeseburgers with fried eggs on top... I'll take one of each with a side of fries. Because it's Friday. Oh, and how about those ... Read More →

Mango Chicken Salad Sandwich

Sweet juicy mango sitting on my kitchen counter, I love you. Sadly, so do the neighborhood ants. But that won’t stop me from buying, bleaching (I’ll tell you about it later), slicing, slurping, eating, and loving you every single day that I live in Cebu. I ... Read More →

Bacon, Pear, and Raspberry Grilled Cheese

Bjork just officially declared this the best sandwich I've ever made. And we officially have a cute - ? -Charlie Brown Christmas tree. Let's talk about bacon and cheeeeeese. And fresh, crispy soft pear slices.  And sweet raspberry preserves.  With ... Read More →

Mozzarella, Basil and Corn Quesadilla

This yummy snack? Yes, snack. Some people might call it a meal, but I'm not one of those people. Whatever it is, it's healthy and filling and yummy. And cheeeesy. ... Read More →

Chipotle Turkey Burgers

Once upon a time, I made Nectarine Basil Salsa. Once upon a different time, I made a smoky and spicy chipotle turkey burger and loved it. But my love wasn't pure because I was still dreaming of the Nectarine Basil Salsa. ... Read More →

Red Pepper & Goat Cheese Panini

I heart predictable things. My panini maker is more than predictable. There’s usually a 100% chance that whatever comes off of that thing is going to be goldenbutterycrispy goodness. And this red pepper goat cheese panini is no exception. ... Read More →

Creamy Basil Dip

Good news, bad news. Or should I say good news, good news? Good news: Every year, my family takes some time during the summer to go up to a cabin in northern Wisconsin. And that time is now! Today! ... Read More →

Classic Bean Burgers

Would you make bean burgers 10 (ten) times to get the recipe just right? Me, either. But they would! Meet Alex and Sonja of A Couple Cooks.  ... Read More →

Garlic Shrimp and Zucchini Wrap

Weird things happened yesterday. It all started when Bjork jumped into oncoming traffic to save a dog. Mmhm. ... Read More →

Portobello Red Pepper & Pesto Pizza

Mushrooms. I have a thing going with mushrooms. It’s not really a good thing.  It’s more like a grossed out thing. But then I had a delicious portobello burger on our road trip, and things started heating up for me and the mushroom.  So I bought some. ... Read More →

Grilled Barbeque Onion and Smoked Gouda Quesadillas

Thanks to Alex and Sonja from A Couple Cooks for today’s guest post! Yum! Ahh, summer. The season couldn’t come fast enough this year, at least in my book! Now that it’s finally here, we’ve been taking good advantage of two of the best things of the season: ... Read More →

Parmesan Pesto Veggie Sandwich

Being out of school isn’t as easy as it seems. On my first day of summer break, I ran into a former student. Former as of a few days ago. Too soon, people, too soon! Not only was it too soon, but I was sporting that previously mentioned bedhead look (yes - ... Read More →

Garlic Parmesan Burgers & Creamed Spinach Sauce

This week, my class has been working on an assignment called “The Unusual News”. It’s fun, it’s creative, it’s a little goofy. In the elementary schools… we’re all a little goofy right now. But I want to tell you about the one specific unusual newsletter ... Read More →

Sausage and Mozzarella Calzone

This calzone taunts me. First of all, it just had to be sitting on top of an “affordable escapes” travel magazine, reminding me that summer vacation + travel + swimsuit season are all lurking around the corner. The taunting continues when I’m about to cut ... Read More →

Artichoke and Red Pepper Melt

My life right now is kind of like If You Give a Mouse a Cookie. ...If you give Lindsay dessert hummus, she’s going to remember how much she loves regular hummus.  So she’ll want to make some. When she starts eating it by the spoonful, she’s going to want ... Read More →

Avocado Tomatillo Dip

Meet the newest member of our family: Avocado Tomatillo Dip. She’s smooth, refreshing, and feisty all at once. She’s a close relative of guacamole. She works well with anybody. She’s good looking and low maintenance. I think she might even ... Read More →

Nuevo Cubano Sandwich

Hola, amigos. Maybe we haven’t met in real life, but I shall soon be your amigo favorito if you should choose to make this delicious panini! Currently, my amigo favorito is my Panini Press for putting out possibly the best sandwich yet. ... Read More →

Butternut Squash Black Bean Wrap

Last night, I had a life-changing experience. I saw the Justin Bieber movie. In 3D. After laughing, crying (what?), and reaching out to touch Justin’s 3D hand… I’m here to tell you that, yes, it’s possible for an almost-25-year-old to have Bieber fever. ... Read More →

Gorgonzola and Bacon Panini

Is it too early for round two with the Panini Press?  I told you I was dying to add some bacon, and if that means having paninis twice within a week, I guess I can sacrifice. I used the pea puree sauce again in place of mayo.   It’s garlicky and green.  ... Read More →

Red Pepper and Artichoke Panini

Red pepper hummus, artichokes, turkey and provolone for good measure, all enveloped in a crispy, buttery crust... all courtesy of my new Panini Press. ... Read More →

Edamame Hummus Wrap

It’s the day after Thanksgiving. I woke up hungry (somehow that doesn’t seem right, considering all that I ate yesterday) and after exhausting all my energy trying to snag some doorbusters…. I was more than ready for something to eat. Preferably something ... Read More →