My Hero Sandwich

by Helen Wolt


1 loaf of French bread
2 tomatoes
1 green bell pepper
Italian dressing
1/4 pound each sliced cheese, ham, turkey and salami


1. Ask a parent to cut bread in half lengthwise and slice tomatoes and pepper.
2. On one side of bread, spread Italian dressing, mustard and mayonnaise.
3. On the other side of bread, arrange lettuce and tomato slices.
4. Add cheese, ham, turkey, salami and bell pepper rings and place top on sandwich.
5. Cut sandwich crosswise into four sections.
6. Serve with chips and a pickle, and remind Dad that he's your hero.

This article first appeared in the June 2006 issue of Focus on the Family Clubhouse Jr. magazine. Copyright © 2006 by Helen Wolt. Used by permission. Photo © Ron Nickel.