Spiced Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies {Gluten-Free Recipe}

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Have you ever had a healthy cookie?  Not always so good, right?Okay, perhaps it can be good if you're not comparing it to a "regular" cookie.When I make a cookie that's healthier than most, it means I'm adding in some nutrients, not removing all of the ingredients that make a cookie a cookie.  After all, a … [Read more...]

Spiced Pumpkin Double Roasted Granola Recipe

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When we're talking about recipes, let's be honest, the word "pumpkin" doesn't really sound as delicious without the word "spiced" before or after it.In the culinary world, pumpkin is the heart of fall comfort foods.  After all, with its beautiful warm orange color, pumpkin can be rich, creamy and hearty.  Add a … [Read more...]

French Toast Bread Pudding Recipe

French Toast Bread Pudding  | Cooking On The Weekends

Have you ever been in a restaurant and tasted something so incredibly good that you just couldn't leave without finding out how it was made?  Sometimes I'm only curious about the cooking technique or about the ingredients used -- but there was one occasion when I was desperate to know everything.Oddly enough, this … [Read more...]

Sweet, Spiced Kale Currant Muffins

Spiced Kale Currant Muffins | Cooking On The Weekends

I did not make these super delicious, sweet muffins to get my kids to eat more leafy greens!  ;-)I created them because I thought they would be an incredibly flavorful treat -- that would happen to be chock-full of nutrients.My Los Angeles Food Blogger group got a special visit from Cut n' Clean Greens at our … [Read more...]

Friday Flowers: Blue Elderberry and Oven Roasted Granola for Father’s Day!

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Do you think it's stereotyping to say that most dads are really into grilling and barbecuing for Father's Day?It might just be!My dad is super into granola!  Remember the Father's Day Granola I made him last year?  Well it was very good, and it even turned into some very delicious Granola Chocolate Chip Cookies … [Read more...]

Wild Blackcurrant Chocolate Cookies

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I wasn't going to tell you this idea of mine, but I've had a change of heart.  It was only a "secret" because I still might want to pursue it one day -- so, please, don't steal my idea!  Especially since I'm sharing it with you -- and only you! ;-)About a decade ago, when I created my Chai Chocolate Chunk Cookies, … [Read more...]