Frozen Chocolate Pistachio Truffle Bars

Frozen Chocolate Pistachio Truffle Bars-red-pink-brown-3 | cookingonthewwwkends.com

A couple of weeks ago, my 9-year-old son and I made a mud pie for my father-in-law's birthday celebration. Hoping nothing too bizarre would be selected, I let my son choose the flavors. (This was risky because his favorite flavors are often florescent colors of the rainbow!)I was so happy -- and relieved -- when he … [Read more...]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffles

Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffles | Cooking On The Weekends

The dog and the blog.  It's sounds like a storybook.My husband would tell you though, that it's my life.  And the truth is, outside of my family and friends, he's absolutely right.The dog:  She's adorable, fun, sweet, gentle and loving with my kids.  Whether I'm gone for ten minutes or ten hours, she's equally … [Read more...]

Holiday Hors D’Oeuvre Party – 2011

December 8-holiday hors d'oeuvre party-grid

People ask me for catering recommendations all the time.I always say the same thing -- Garrick & Miller Fine Catering (mrsjam30@aol.com)!  Always!Their food is unbelievably delicious and simply beautiful.  And they happen to be two of the loveliest people I know!While Grrick & Miller cater all types … [Read more...]

Halloween Recipe: Spooky Spider Chocolate Truffles

Halloween Recipe: Spooky Spider Chocolate Truffles | Cooking On The Weekends

Halloween and I are not a match made in heaven.  I'm not a big fan of gooey candy. I hate horror flicks.  Ghosts, vampires and goblins are not my thing!  (Shhh! Please don't tell my kids!)(My best Halloween may have been when I was nine -- and a very petite little girl.  So naturally, I dressed up as the Incredible … [Read more...]