35+ Super Delicious Holiday Cookie Recipes – 2014

35+ Holiday Cookie Recipes - cookingontheweekends.com

There is a cookie here for everyone.  Everyone.Soft and chewy, chocolaty and decadent, light and airy, crisp and fruity, smooth and creamy, sweet and salty, gluten-free and nutty, unique and traditional, and spicy and rich.Lovely with coffee, unbelievable for breakfast, a scrumptious snack, delightful with tea, … [Read more...]

Chocolate Avocado Breakfast Bars on Eating Rules for #OctoberUnprocessed

Chocolate Avocado Breakfast Bars for #OctoberUnprocessed

There's so much going on in the food world in October:  National Apple Month, National Chili  Month, Vegetarian Awareness Month, and believe it or not, there are many more foods being celebrated.For Andrew Wilder of Eating Rules, the most important one is October Unprocessed -- it's his creation, after all. This is … [Read more...]

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

Spiced Pumpkin Chocolate Oat Cookies Gluten-Free Recipe | cookingontheweekends.com

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...]

Oatmeal Raisin (Chocolate Chip) Cookie Recipe

Oatmeal Raisin (Chocolate Chip) Cookie Recipe | cookingontheweekends.com

I wanted to be okay with just the raisins and oats . . . . but I really wasn't.I soaked the raisins and started gathering the other ingredients.  As I moved around the kitchen, I tried to stop thinking about it and move on . . . . but I couldn't.I just wanted to warm up the oven and stay home . . . . but I … [Read more...]

Chocolate, Oat and Espresso Breakfast Cookie Recipe

Chocolate, Oat and Espresso Breakfast Cookie Recipe | cookingontheweekends.com

I'm just going to cut to the chase. . .I woke up on Sunday morning and quite simply wanted some sort of crunchy cereal, something sweet, like chocolate, and of course, a perfect cup of coffee.So I put all of these things together in a delicious, totally satisfying cookie.  And there you have it.Chocolate, … [Read more...]

Top 10 Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes

Top 10 Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

What's a mom/chef to do when she learns that one of her children has Celiac Disease?She creates ten really delicious gluten-free cookie recipes, of course!         ~     ~     ~Let's cut right to the chase, shall we?1.  Nutella Chocolate Chip - These are almost like eating Nutella right out of the jar, … [Read more...]

Cranberry Oat Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Cranberry Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies | Cooking On The Weekends

I think I have a problem.  I think it's a good problem, though.As soon as I hear good (or bad -- but hopefully not!), news about a friend or family member, I'm immediately thinking about what kind of cookies I'll make them.Seriously, someone could be mid-sentence telling me whatever the news is, and I'm … [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...]

Brown Butter Chocolate Oat Bars {Gluten-Free Recipe}

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Have you ever tasted something incredibly delicious and had absolutely no idea what was going on with it?!  You know, like you were wondering what in the world the secret ingredient could possibly be?Make these Brown Butter Chocolate Oat Bars and everyone will be asking that very question!The secret ingredient … [Read more...]