Category: Recipes: Burgers and Sandwiches

How To Fold A Wrap Sandwich (So It Doesn’t Fall Apart)

Sometimes it’s easy to come up with ideas for lunch. The harder part is how to transport your sandwich masterpiece to work in one piece without it falling apart. I’ve tried a variety of methods from plastic wrap to sandwich bags to bringing all the ingredients so I can put the wrap together on the spot. In the end, this method works out amazingly well. Not only can you create your wrap at home but […] read more

Cilantro Chicken Burgers

I found several packages of ground chicken on sale and brought them home. My hope was to duplicate a cilantro chicken pattie that I had purchased from Trader Joe’s a while back. They were great and I loved having something protein packed that I could quickly make. While they may not taste exactly like the ones from TJ’s they are still quite good. Cilantro Chicken Burgers   Print Cilantro Chicken Burgers Author: Penny @ Remake My […] read more

BBQ Po’Boy Sandwich and Salad

A recipe for BBQ Shrimp Po’Boy sandwiches recently caught my eye. Shrimp, bacon and smokey mayo topped with some BBQ sauce sounded incredible. This is just the type of thing my husband would love. Now I would just have to see if I could create a low carb version so I could enjoy it too.  BBQ Sauce: The original recipe called for a homemade BBQ sauce that included a 1/2 cup of brown sugar. Since […] read more

Low Carb Big Mac Salad

In my pre-WLS days, when I needed a quick bite to eat, a run through the nearest drive through fast food joint always did the trick. McDonald’s was popular and the Big Mac meal was a favorite. I can’t tell you the last time I’ve been to McDonald’s but that hasn’t stopped me from having Big Mac’s. Well, at least my own low carb, WLS friendly version of the Big Mac. I’ve discovered that many of the […] read more

Low Carb Cuban Sandwich and Salad

Part of my school nutrition experience is to work in some kind of kitchen setting that focuses on food service and management. Basically some type of commercial kitchen that serves meals based on medical/nutrtional needs. I did my 200 hours in a kitchen at a local hostpital. Most of my time was spent helping to assist in some type of food prep, setting up patient meal trays, processing dietary orders, making tray deliveries, etc. There’s […] read more