Crescent Roll Thingies

27 Mar

We’re not only splendiferous Mommies; we’re tigers in the kitchen, too!

I’m usually the last person to find out cool shit. When the word is spreading about some hip, new trend, I’m at the back of the line playing Words With Friends. Imagine my surprise when I (with the help of the creatively-inclined Daisy) learned about the concept of stuffing foods into Pillsbury Crescent Rolls. Holy cow! Think about it: it’s hand-held, which kids love. It’s changeable, so you can make it dinner-ish, breakfast-ish, kid-ish, dessert-ish, whatever! And for those of you with older kids, think about how much fun it would be to actually have a meal that the kids can help prepare! I have begun to experiment with this, and I have some ideas for future nom-noms that I want to try. Have you done this before? What combinations have you rolled up?

Some Brilliant Permutations:

  • Gorgonzola cheese, deli turkey, and asparagus
  • Sun-dried tomatoes, feta cheese, and artichoke hearts
  • Pepperoni, tomatoes, mozzarella cheese
  • Scrambled eggs, bacon, American cheese (courtesy of Daisy)
  • Chocolate chips, diced strawberries (or any fruit, really.)

Directions:

  1. Unroll your crescent rolls from the little tube.
  2. Insert your stuffing permutation of choice.
  3. Roll it up according to the package directions.
  4. Bake for 8-10 minutes (the more stuffing you have, the more time you will need to ensure the dough is baked all the way through.)
  5. Enjoy like a fat kid.
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8 Responses to “Crescent Roll Thingies”

  1. stephanie fitzpatrick March 27, 2012 at 11:56 am #

    I can’t wait to try all of these brilliant creations! Thanks, Daisy and Violet, I needed this post. I’m a huge Thanksgiving fan so I think I’m going to try turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce…yum…

    • daisyandviolet March 27, 2012 at 1:18 pm #

      We have more coming! Easy yummy stuff. Excuse the mess as we reformat and make our little home on the web cuter and more fun 🙂
      -daisy

      • stephanie fitzpatrick March 27, 2012 at 2:18 pm #

        Ima gonna love to see/eat more delish morsels all up! This gal is hungry!

        Okay, then you’ll have to excuse the virtual mess around my place…you know how it goes~ busy, busy… reading and writing blogs =)

        • daisyandviolet March 27, 2012 at 5:14 pm #

          As the signs in Disney World state while they are remodeling:

          We are refurbishing for your future enjoyment. 🙂

          -daisy

          • stephanie fitzpatrick March 27, 2012 at 5:20 pm #

            Daisy, you are pure sunshine! Big Disney fans here…must put The World on our fam to do list… can’t believe we haven’t been… only covered The Land =)

            Can’t wait for both then!

  2. stephanie fitzpatrick March 27, 2012 at 11:57 am #

    Fab-u new look BTW

    • daisyandviolet March 27, 2012 at 5:45 pm #

      Why, thank you! We’re playing around with formats to make your reading experience more enjoyable! Your turkey/stuffing/cranberry combo sounds delish! -Violet

      • stephanie fitzpatrick March 27, 2012 at 5:48 pm #

        Hi Violet, welcome! You have done well, ladies. My reading experience is much more enjoyable now. Plus, I can see we all have similar style tastes. Blog fashion is muy importante. We look at it everyday and all =)

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