Welcome to the weekend, my associates! It’s nice to be house ultimately. Our climate right here in Ohio has been spectacular this week, hotter than traditional with a great deal of sunshine. I’ve been exterior as a lot as potential, strolling and soaking it in. I believe we’ve snow within the forecast subsequent week although, so winter hasn’t left the realm simply but – regardless of all the wonderful sunshine we’ve been having fun with.
ON THE BLOGS THIS WEEK: Savory deli meats are piled excessive on a toasted hoagie roll, then topped with an unforgettable tangy slaw and gooey provolone cheese to make this Italian Grinder Sandwich your new favourite lunch.
Do you’re keen on the grinder flavors, however need one thing a bit of lighter? Strive my new favourite salad! Crunchy greens, juicy tomatoes, and a medley of meats and cheeses are drizzled in a scrumptious creamy dressing to make this Italian Grinder Salad.
The crunch of tender-crisp cabbage provides great texture to this Cabbage Fried Rice. It’s a easy one-dish meal that comes collectively in minutes – be happy to maintain it vegetarian or add some sausage for the meat lovers.
This hearty, wealthy, and creamy soup is generously crammed with tender potatoes and spicy andouille sausage. There’s a beautiful, lingering warmth in every bowl of Cajun Potato Soup.
These Apple Blondies with Brown Sugar Frosting are full of scrumptious fall flavors in a smooth, cinnamon apple blondie.
Tart apples and candy caramel are fabulous collectively in these heavenly Apple Crumb Bars. You gained’t imagine how straightforward they’re to make!
Creamy, cool sweetness collides with spicy, zesty warmth in Jalapeno Ice Cream, making a shocking fusion of easy, wealthy dairy with the fiery kick of jalapeño peppers.
What I’m CRAVING: French Toast! I’m planning to make some for our breakfast tomorrow morning. I simply realized I don’t have a recipe to hyperlink for you both. (I ought to repair that!) It appears to be like like my friend Valerie’s recipe is the closest factor to the quite simple technique I take advantage of to make ours with thick-cut brioche bread.
My FAVORITE THING this week is that this travel scarf / blanket. It’s fairly massive however folds down extremely small and skinny. I tuck it right into a pocket of my carry-on each time we journey and I’m grateful for it every time a aircraft is chilly, or after I need a bit of pillow, or when I’m making an attempt to sleep and that gentle blanket does the trick.
What I’m READING: Tangled Vines: Power, Privilege, and the Murdaugh Family Murders by John Glatt. Over a yr in the past, a candy reader (Hello, Henny!) beneficial listening to one of many podcasts about this true crime story and I checked the story out on the time. So, naturally, after I noticed this e book pop up on my library web site, I instantly downloaded it.
The whole story is a large number of a drama and the actual fact it’s actual life, and Alex is lastly in jail now, is solely mind-boggling at instances. It’s exhausting to know simply how a lot he bought away with over time. Full disclosure, the e book isn’t all that well-written (in my humble opinion) however I used to be engrossed and browse by way of to the tip to see the way it was lastly wrapped up.
“Oh give because of the Lord, for he’s good; for his steadfast love endures eternally!” 1 Chronicles 16:34 ESV
Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!