Balsamic Glazed Watermelon-Avocado Chopped Salad Recipe

]Balsamic Glazed Watermelon-Avocado Chopped Salad Recipe |

It's beautiful, hearty, refreshing, packed with amazing flavors and it's screaming with summertime deliciousness.I don't like to toot my own horn, but this salad is off the hook!  I truly hope you'll try it to see what all the fuss is about. … [Read more...]

Kerrygold Cashel Blue Grilled Peaches with Honey-Balsamic Glaze

Kerrygold Cashel Blue Grilled Peaches with Honey-Balsamic Glaze | Cooking On The Weekends

So you know how I love one-pot meals?  Well I'm learning that I also love one-fruit meals.  (I totally made that term up -- if you think of a better way to put it, please let me know.)You see, if a fruit has a pit, you can remove it and fill it with layers upon layers of ingredients, creating something beautiful … [Read more...]

Poached Egg on Grilled Avocado with Bacon-Onion Compote and Kerrygold Cashel Blue

Kerrygold Cashel Blue | Cooking On The Weekends

There's flying coach, and then there's flying first class.There's fat-free frozen yogurt, and then there's Italian gelato.And there's blue cheese, and then there's Kerrygold Cashel Blue cheese! This semi-soft, unbelievably creamy cheese has an tangy, robust flavor that spreads onto toast and melts in your … [Read more...]

Bacon, Basil and Balsamic . . . on a potato!


Okay, I'm taking a quick, brief break from chocolate (I had quite a bit of chocolate for Valentine's Day -- and by quite a bit, I mean enough to satisfy four or five small families.)  The holiday is past, and I am looking forward to cooking up a super tasty breakfast this weekend.How does crisp, basil-scented … [Read more...]

Grilled Strawberry Basil Kebab Recipe and The Farmers Market

Grilled Strawberry Basil Kebabs with Honey-Balsamic Glaze | Cooking On The Weekends

I love this strawberry dessert because it's super sweet and I add a balsamic glaze which gives it some depth -- perhaps like a chocolate sauce might.  As strawberries enter the peak of their season, they are becoming sweeter and juicier and oh-so-good!  A perfect strawberry is intoxicating!If it's convenient, buy … [Read more...]