Cinco de Mayo Recipes 2013

Cinco de Mayo Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

You still have time!  Quick, call a few friends and invite them for a casual, fun Cinco de Mayo fiesta.If I'm being honest, my favorite part about Cinco de Mayo is the food.Pictured above are a few of my recent Cinco de Mayo recipes and a few others with incredibly delicious Latin flavors.  Here are the links … [Read more...]

Cinco de Mayo Recipes: Mexican Chocolate Crème Brûlée

Cinco de Mayo Recipes: Mexican Chocolate Creme Brulee | Cooking On The Weekends

My mom takes her desserts very seriously.Her desserts must be just the right flavor, texture and temperature.My mom adores custards, so when we're in a Mexican restaurant she loves ending her meal with a lovely flan.  In her fairly fluent Spanish, she asks the server if the flan is "as smooth as silk," or if … [Read more...]

Dessert Party: Double Chocolate Almond Spice Cookies


Well hello!  Did you make the Salted Caramel Chocolates yet, or are you waiting for the weekend?  I'm so happy that this dessert party is underway,  as I'm having super busy, fun-filled family week.  (I'll tell you all about it after the party!)Imagine if you will, the most delicious chocolate cookie you've ever … [Read more...]