New Orleans Lobster Po’ boys ~ Bento #125

September 30, 2013
New Orleans Lobster Po

I love everything about New Orleans.  From the food, to the music, to the people, New Orleans is just a fun place to visit.  The last time I was in New Orleans, was in 2010 for a convention.  While there, I don’t think I stopped eating.   I was so stuffed, yet I couldn’t stop […]

The ROXX Box Roasted Veggie Wrap

July 10, 2013
Avocado Cream

So remember when I made this, and told you guys that I would be creating several dishes out of my roasted veggies? Well here is dish #2.  I made an amazing wrap sandwich using them. I got inspired by my blogging friend Keeley’s avocado spread, so I decided to make something similar to add onto […]

Lox & Spinach Scramble ~ It’s a BREAKFAST kinda meal

May 27, 2013
Lox & Spinach Scramble

I was in the mood for a grown-up kinda breakfast.  The kind that takes some time to prepare, but oh so worth the extra effort.  The kind that makes you want to cry when you take your last bite.  Yep, that’s the kind of breakfast I was in the mood for. Lox & Spinach Scramble […]

Tanzee’s Shrimp Po’Boy with Remoulade Sauce

March 6, 2013
Tanzee Shrimp Po

I have a friend name Tanzee.  We met almost 4 years ago, and have been friends ever since.  Tanzee is a foodie like me.  We often call each other to share ideas and recipes.  I just love her. The other day she called me and said, “Rox, I have some gulf shrimp, what should I […]

Vietnamese Pork Belly Banh Mi Sandwich Bento #61

January 28, 2013

Whenever I visit a vietnamese restaurant, I ALWAYS order a big bowl of pho and a grilled pork vietnamese sandwich.  I love all the flavors in those 2 dishes, and have always wondered how difficult they were to make at home. Recently I was browsing food blogs, and discovered this post: After reading through the […]

Deli Smoked Turkey & Havarti Cheese French Bread Sandwich Bento #58

January 22, 2013

Today’s lunch is pretty simple.  My kids were in the mood for sandwiches, so I decided to make them a turkey and havarti cheese sandwich using small french bread.  Easylunchboxes (, are roomy and perfect for these types of sandwiches.  I decided to add some strawberries and a simple salad, to complete the lunchbox.  Simple […]

Braised Short Ribs with Mozzarella & Pickled Red Onions Grilled Naan Sandwich

December 22, 2012
Braised Short Ribs with Cheesy Polenta

Yesterday, I made this amazing meal with short ribs: I made enough short ribs to have leftovers, and wanted to make something creative for lunch. So I thinnly sliced up 1 medium red onion. In a medium cast iron/saute pan, I added 1 tablespoon butter and placed pan on medium heat. Once butter melted, I […]

Sugar Glazed Chicken Meatball Sandwich on French Bread Bento #48

December 20, 2012
Sugar Glazed Chicken Meatball Sandwich

Whenever I make something, I am always trying to find ways in which to make it better.  I love ground chicken, and tend to use it a lot to make chicken sandwiches.  Awhile ago I made these chicken sliders and they were a big hit.  As a result, I decided to make something similar, but with […]