15 Over-The-Top-Delicious Easter Brunch Menu Ideas

15 Over-The-Top-Delicious Easter Brunch Menu Ideas

Easter Sunday is the perfect day for brunch!  From a bright spring salad and beautiful fresh citrus, to unique and colorful eggs and scrumptious French toast bread pudding -- there's something here for everyone!  I think my dad has turned not one, but two corners.  The first is that he's no longer taking any steps … [Read more...]

Sheet Pan Parmesan-Herb Chicken with Poblano Potatoes Recipe

Sheet Pan Parmesan-Herb Chicken with Poblano Potatoes Recipe -- Packed with bold and delicious flavors, this hearty, comforting dinner is so easy and is a huge crowd pleaser.

Packed with bold and delicious flavors, this hearty, comforting dinner is so easy and is a huge crowd pleaser.Something has changed with the way my boys eat, and it's awesome!Hard for me to believe, but they've been pretty picky most of their lives.  As a chef, I'd never imagined that would be the case.It used … [Read more...]

Basil Lemon Verbena Pesto Recipe

Basil-Lemon Verbena Pesto Recipe -- This pesto is made with basil and lemon verbena, and it's absolutely packed with fresh, intense, delicious flavors. It's rich, smooth and its lovely fragrance unbelievably divine!

This pesto, made with basil and lemon verbena, is packed with fresh, intense, delicious flavor.  It's rich, smooth and its lovely fragrance unbelievably divine! The same sweet 12-year old who grew the tomatoes in my Avocado Soft Boiled Egg Toast Recipe, is responsible for this gorgeous basil and lemon verbena. In fact, … [Read more...]

Bob’s Red Mill Giveaway + Crispy Red Quinoa Almond-Tomato Burger Recipe {GIVEAWAY CLOSED}

Crispy Red Quinoa Almond-Tomato "Burger" Recipe + Bob's Red Mill Giveaway | cookingontheweekends.com

Gluten-free and vegetarian, these burgers are ridiculously delicious and flavorful.  (And by "ridiculously," I mean wonderfully, incredibly, amazingly, and so on.)  And it's all about red quinoa from Bob's Red Mill.While I've worked with quinoa quite a bit, I think this is my favorite use of it.  And the … [Read more...]

Roasted Matchstick Parmesan French Fry Recipe

Roasted Matchstick Parmesan French Fries  | Cooking On The Weekends

It's only fitting that I share a potato recipe with you today.I'm heading to Idaho this morning, along with a handful of other food bloggers and the Idaho Potato Commission. We'll be harvesting and learning all about Famous Idaho Potatoes.   I can't wait to tell you all about the experience when I return.If … [Read more...]

Brown Butter Broccoli Gratin Recipe

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This is one of my favorite weekend recipes!  And therefore it pretty much sums up what I love and what Cooking On The Weekends is all about!I often say when I write  my recipes, that cooking is like art an project.  And that is definitely the case with this recipe.First, we prepare all of the ingredients which … [Read more...]

Root Vegetable Skillet Baked Lasagna Recipe

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I'm kicking off my Veggie Week Challenge today with this delicious Root Vegetable Skillet-Baked Lasagna recipe. This dish is incredibly rich, flavorful, and hearty -- oh-so-hearty! You'll be just as satisfied as if you'd had braised short ribs! Really!Have you ever noticed when you cook something in the oven, the … [Read more...]