Sandwiches & Burgers

Parmesan Crusted Pepperoni Pizza Grilled Cheese

April 10, 2014
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Grilled cheese like you’ve never had it! Celebrate grilled cheese month (or any month!) with this Parmesan crusted pepperoni pizza grilled cheese recipe. So, I don’t know if you’ve heard or not, but it is Grilled Cheese Month!!! This is exciting for so many reasons. I went through a major grilled cheese phase in graduate school. I […]

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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork with Mirabelle Plum Bourbon Barbecue Sauce {giveaway!}

March 5, 2014
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This slow cooker pulled pork has a sweet and spicy barbecue sauce made with Mirabelle Plum jam and bourbon. This will become your new favorite pulled pork recipe. Slow cooker pulled pork. One of my favorite go-to meals when I want something in the slow cooker that is going to taste great and be ready […]

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110 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes

January 11, 2014
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Stuck on what to do with that package of chicken breasts in your freezer or fridge? Look no further! Here are 110 ideas – something for everyone. Chicken Breasts. Boneless skinless chicken breasts. I bet if you’re not vegetarian or vegan, there is a 90% chance you have a package of these in your freezer […]

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30 Things to do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

November 23, 2013
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After Thanksgiving, there’s always a fridge full of Thanksgiving leftovers. Why have a boring sandwich? Here’s 30 fantastic options to keep things interesting. You can even make breakfast with your Thanksgiving leftovers! You know, the worst part of not having Thanksgiving at your house is that you don’t always end up with leftovers. And the […]

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Ham and Egg Wrap with Herbs {easy lunch idea!}

October 2, 2013
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Easy, healthy and protein-packed, this egg wrap makes the perfect lunch. It would be a great breakfast too! I tend to get in lunch ruts so it is really nice to mix things up a bit. This egg wrap seems to be something I just keep coming back to. Especially if I didn’t have eggs […]

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Vegetarian Wrap with Provolone and Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

August 30, 2013
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sargento Foods, Inc.. All opinions are 100% mine. This vegetarian wrap will leave you feeling full and satisfied thanks to protein-packed provolone cheese and hummus. Lunch is my least favorite meal of the day. It always seems like so much of a chore, and […]

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Apple & Cookie Butter Dessert Sandwich

February 20, 2013
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Sometimes you just want to indulge in a quick sweet treat, using ingredients you have in the house and can make in a flash. I love to simplify my life by creating fun new recipes from things I already have on hand. This recipe fits the bill. Who needs to stand over the stove slaving […]

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Pizza Turkey Burgers

May 21, 2012
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I love summer and everything that goes with it, especially corn on the cob, watermelon and burgers. And potato salad. And baked beans. And everything else. I love making turkey burgers because they are healthier than their beef counterpart (don’t get me wrong–love those too!) and they are so fun to add different flavors to. […]

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Honey-Chipotle Turkey Meatball Pita Sandwiches

March 14, 2012

I’m in the midst of switching Not Rachael Ray to Rachel Cooks! I am very excited and a little lot nervous about the switch. My brother-in-law is helping me make things look pretty and I’m trying to tackle all the technical stuff myself (and yes, I know I’m craaaa-zy). I already have a new Facebook […]

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Turkey Sloppy Joes

August 1, 2011

I very often substitute ground turkey for ground beef. But don’t get me wrong, as I mentioned before, I have no beef with beef. Love a thick juicy steak! I just try to cut down on fat and calories whenever possible. I have a crazy dream of losing 20lbs. We’ll see about that. Hopefully it […]

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