15 Over-The-Top-Delicious Easter Brunch Menu Ideas

15 Over-The-Top-Delicious Easter Brunch Menu Ideas

Easter Sunday is the perfect day for brunch!  From a bright spring salad and beautiful fresh citrus, to unique and colorful eggs and scrumptious French toast bread pudding -- there's something here for everyone!  I think my dad has turned not one, but two corners.  The first is that he's no longer taking any steps … [Read more...]

The Vegetarian Flavor Bible Giveaway & Garlic-Tarragon Beet Soup Recipe {GIVEAWAY CLOSED}

The Best Beet Soup-blue-bowl-micro greens

This is not a sponsored posts and as always, all opinions are my own.Just like you can turn the volume up or down when you're listening to a song on the radio, you can also do so with recipes. Yes, I'm talking about quiet and loud. Want to quiet down a recipe? Use tofu. Make it louder? Bring on the wasabi. Get … [Read more...]

Avocado, Beet and Pixie Tangerine Salad Recipe

Avocado Beet & Pixie Tangerine Salad Recipe

Like this salad, I'm going to keep it simple today.This morning I took advantage of having a gorgeous avocado, a few vibrant Ojai Pixies from Melissa's Produce, and beautiful roasted beets in my kitchen.  I thought their colors would be stunning together on a bright white plate., and I knew their flavors and … [Read more...]

Smoky Cumin Roasted Root Vegetable Recipe

Smoky Cumin Roasted Root Vegetable Recipe | cookingontheweekends.com

This might just be the most comforting of all vegetarian comfort foods.I'm just going to cut to the chase today and tell you that this recipe is best described as creamy, crisp, earthy, rich, smoky, and sweet. Now imagine all of that, at once, in each bite. And there you have it.Smoky Cumin Roasted Root … [Read more...]

Beet Pickled Eggs

Beet Pickled Eggs | Cooking On The Weekends

An Easter recipe, a cool art project, a beautiful work of art, and an incredibly delicious snack -- that's exactly what Beet Pickled Eggs are.After using all my pickled beets in the kale sprout salad last week, I reserved the beet brine, knowing I wanted to use it for something.  I had no idea what, though.As I … [Read more...]

Pickled Beets Recipe

Pickled Beets | Cooking On The Weekends

For years I've wondered how it's possible that my sweet vegetarian husband, doesn't care for beets.I support the way he (or anyone for that matter), chooses to eat, but this I just don't get.   I mean, what's not to love about a beet?  They're a hearty, warming, deliciously sweet, beautiful root vegetable. … [Read more...]

Raspberry-Beet Valentine’s Day Cupcake Recipe {Gluten-Free}

Raspberry-Beet Valelntine's Day Cupcakes {Gluten-Free Recipe} | Cooking On The Weekends

Chocolate, raspberries, beets, buttercream, hearts, love and red. . . . these are a few of my favorite things.And guess what?  They're all blended together in this super cute, delicious Valentine's Day treat!Did you roast your beets?  Make your Buttercream?  Is it all making sense now?These are the most … [Read more...]

How to Cook Beets

How to Cook Beets | Cooking On The Weekends

With their deep, dark red color and vibrant red streaked green leaves, there's just no denying the beauty of a beet.Chock full of nutrients, beets are sweet and delicious -- and when cooked properly, a beet will have a velvety, succulent texture that will melt in your mouth.And never throw away the gorgeous … [Read more...]