Melon Pesto Prosciutto Salad Recipe

Melon Pesto Proscuitto Salad -- A fun play on spaghetti and meatballs turns pasta and meat into melon and cheese -- it's sweet, savory and absolutely divine!

A fun play on spaghetti and meatballs turns pasta and meat into melon and cheese -- it's sweet, savory and absolutely divine!My boys (10 & 12), like to watch Food Network Star. So we all watch and it's become one of our "family shows."  :-) Do you watch?The idea for this unique, delicious recipe came to me … [Read more...]

Balsamic Glazed Fresh Melon Cake Recipe

Balsamic Glazed Melon Cake Recipe

The most stunning and delicious fresh melon "cake" that everyone will love -- and it's vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free! For a while now, I've been imagining how pretty super thin melon slices would be stacked together -- in the form of a cake.  I'm not the first to think of a cake made of fresh melon -- but, I've … [Read more...]

Cooking On The Weekends’ First Annual “Share the Love” Cooking Giveaway {GIVEAWAY CLOSED}

Cooking On The Weekends' "Share the Love" Cooking Giveaway!

{GIVEAWAY CLOSED — WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON 9/4}It's here!  It's Cooking On The Weekends' First Annual "Share The Love" Cooking Giveaway! The prizes are awesome -- and there are a lot of them!  But first, here are the guidelines to follow: *Skip to Step 5 if you don't want to cook, but still want to … [Read more...]

Sunomono Salad, Minty Popsicles, Vanilla Smoothies, and Spicy Salsa: All full of Kisses!

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Kiss melons have worked their way onto my favorite foods list.And my favorite foods list is quite exclusive. (Even if you know another food on the list, it's hard to get on, or move your way up.)A couple of weeks ago I announced my new and exciting collaboration with Sandstone Melons, and today I'm sending you … [Read more...]

Cooking On The Weekends + Sandstone Melons

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True story:A little over a year ago, I ran out for some sushi rolls at our local market and returned home with the best melon I've ever tasted -- a Sugar Kiss.  (Good thing the produce department had a tray of samples out, because I can't pass those by!)After my family and I devoured this delectable melon, I … [Read more...]