Articles Tagged arugula


It was just one of those average days roaming the aisles of Whole Foods trying to escape the blistering Texas heat. Unfortunately, the problem with going to Whole Foods with Mia is that the crazy switch that I have yet to find an off switch for flips on and she literally acts like a kid in a candy store. Usually it’s just  a verbal assault of, “ASPARAGUS! HAVE YOU EVER SEEN ASPARAGUS BEFORE? OH MY GOODNESS, STRAWBERRIES! HAVE YOU EVER SEEN STRAWBERRIES BEFORE? AHHH! PEACHES?! HAVE YOU EVER SEEN PEACHES BEFORE?!” Yes, Mia. I’ve seen them. I’m looking at them right

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Pressed Ham and Pear Sandwiches

4 | October 24, 2011

Sometimes a sandwich is so good that you have to talk about it. This one comes from the one and only Martha Stewart team and I thought I’d share. It’s simply a little ham, pear, gruyere and arugula… pressed together (don’t you love my expensive and top of the line panini press?)… to form one of the most delicious, mouthwatering, salty and sweet, heavenly sandwiches on this planet. This is now one of Mia, the resident 3 year-old’s, favorites. For the recipe visit: Pressed Ham and Pear Sandwiches