Spiced Buttermilk Roasted Apple Muffin Recipe

Spiced Buttermilk Roasted Apple Muffin Recipe -- These Spiced Buttermilk Roasted Apple Muffins are the essence of fall. They're warmly spiced, full of tender, sweet apples, and are as comforting as can be!

These Spiced Buttermilk Roasted Apple Muffins are the essence of fall. They're warmly spiced, full of tender, sweet apples, and are as comforting as can be!Imagine, if you will, something between luscious apple pie and warm apple cake.  That's exactly what this recipe tastes like!And let's go ahead and call this sweet, … [Read more...]

Buttermilk Baked French Toast Recipe, + a Side of Bacon & Eggs

Buttermilk Baked French Toast Recipe . . . With a Side of Bacon and Eggs | Cooking On The Weekends with Valentina

You know that bite of French toast drizzled with maple syrup, that gets a bit of the yolk from the side of eggs, and a few crumbles from the side of bacon?  (The best bite ever.)Well here it is all neatly put together into one dish, just for you.This "French toast" should really be called bread pudding, since … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Buttermilk-Banana Waffle Recipe and Cinnamon-Honey Almonds

Gluten-Free Buttermilk-Banana Waffle Recipe and Cinnamon-Honey Almonds | Cooking On The Weekends

I hadn't made waffles for a couple of years.You see, our waffle maker creates an impression of Winnie the Pooh or Tigger.  Take your pick.  My boys thought this was pretty cool until they were about five and seven-years-old.   They declared it "for babies." … [Read more...]

Cardamom Buttermilk Roasted Chicken and Potatoes with Apple Spiced Brown Rice

Cardamom Buttermilk Roasted Chicken and Potatoes with Apple Spiced Brown Rice | Cooking On The Weekends

It's that time of year again.  Okay, not quite -- but, I'm really in the mood for comfort food, anyway.Let's be real, there's never a "wrong" time for a cozy, warmly spiced, super flavorful, one-pot-meal.  And this is one of my (almost) fall favorites.So let's cook, shall we?  Cardamom Buttermilk Roasted … [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...]

Friday Flowers: Iceberg Roses and Chocolate Blackout Nutella Cake Recipe

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As much as I love relaxing, casual dinner "parties" on my sofa in my sweatpants, I also love throwing slightly fancier parties. You know, where we dress up a bit and sit in a garden or chat around the bar.As I mentioned when we made the fantastic grilled cheese sandwich on Wednesday, I hosted a baby shower for a … [Read more...]

Chocolate Bread Recipe

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Do you ever find yourself wondering if your morning muffin or breakfast bread might be so sweet that it could actually qualify as a dessert?This happens to me all the time! And I'm totally okay with it!Remember the Lemon Coconut Muffins I made a while ago?  You know, the ones I said should really be called … [Read more...]

Herbed Garlic Bread Recipe

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If you've been following me for a while you know my eight-year-old son has Celiac Disease and is therefore 100% gluten-free.  And that my sweet husband became gluten-free, too, to stand in solidarity with him.When my son was diagnosed close to three years ago, our house became pretty much totally … [Read more...]

Potato-Asiago Muffins with Herbs de Provence | Idaho Potatoes + Bloggers = True Love for Valentine’s Day!

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Who knew that my going to Campblogaway last May would lead to these super yummy Valentine's Day muffins?  Not me!  My blog was just about to launch, and it was my first opportunity to connect with the amazing food blogging community.It was at Campblogaway that I had the pleasure of meeting Patti Londre, the camp's … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Birthday Cake: Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice-Cream Cake!

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Could there be anything sweeter than my husband being 100% gluten-free solely to support our 7-year-old son with Celiac Disease?  It's been over two years since our son was diagnosed, and it's been exactly that long since my husband has been gluten-free. He even brings his own gluten-free beer to restaurants.In the … [Read more...]