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Fried Egg Breakfast Sandwich with tomato jam and goat cheese

Fried Egg Breakfast Sandwich with tomato jam and goat cheese


Saturday morning we decided to screw the refrigerator guys let’s just go check out if we could buy one and get it delivered before we get it repaired. The Labor Day sales were good to us so we decided to get a new one because it was twice the cost of the repair of our 11 yr old fridge. Ill try to replace the compressor and keep it in the garage for storage.

Fried two eggs for each sandwich. Broiled sourdough bread with American cheese and had some extra cherry tomatoes so broke them down in a medium heated skillet until they became a paste. Also had some extra goat cheese and given we are living out of coolers, we used it up.

Basic Granola


  • Servings: 5-6
  • Difficulty: easy
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Breakfast sometimes requires the easiest thing possible given the time constraints of the day. Going fast is where I tend to get into trouble and turn to cereals, bagels, muffins, or even drive thrus. Home made granola is super easy to make and while it does contain oats and sugar, it’s a better bad option for breakfast or even a snack. Enjoy it plain, with milk or yogurt. This recipe is what I call a “base” recipe that can be built upon with your favorites (coconut, seeds, chia, raisins, peanut butter, curry, chili powder etc)

Home made granola
Home made granola

3 cups of thick rolled oats
1/2 cup of chopped dried apricots (optional)
1/2 cup of dried cranberries
1/4 cup of brown sugar (more or less based upon preference)
1/4 cup of vegetable / coconut oil (anything flavorless)
1 cup almonds
1 cup cashews
1-2 tsp of Kosher Salt

you ready? mix everything in a bowl except for the fruit.
Even it out on a baking pan and put it into a 250 degree oven.
Stir/mix up every 15mins or so until about 1.15hrs.
Remove and let cool and add your dried fruit