Shrimp Cilantro Burgers with Smoky Chipotle-Lime Guacamole

Shrimp Cilantro Burgers with Smoky Chipotle Lime Guacamole

I'm going to be in full bragging mode today and tell you that you absolutely, must, without question, make this burger recipe!The shrimp burger is out of control juicy and oozing with delicious flavors, and the guacamole is is beyond belief, as it's smoky, spicy, fresh and creamy all at once.  Oh, and the little … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef Grilled Cheese Recipe

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Tonight I'll be home on the couch with my family, in my pajamas, with a good TV show -- not at an Irish Pub.  That won't stop me from enjoying St. Patrick's Day, though!  I've mentioned before (just a million times or so), that I enjoy most foods -- and the food on this holiday is no exception.  I love these leftovers … [Read more...]

Sugar Kiss Melon and Chorizo-Manchego Grilled Cheese Recipe

Sugar Kiss Melon and Chorizo-Manchego Grilled Cheese | Cooking On The Weekends

I've said it before, and I'll say it again -- if you haven't tried a Kiss melon, you must!I connected with Sandstone Melons just after I fell in love with the unbelievable flavor and sweetness of the Sugar Kiss.  Last year I wrote a dozen Kiss melon recipes, and this year I'm writing a whopping four and a half … [Read more...]

Spicy Sriracha Salmon-Basil Burger Recipe

Spicy Sriracha Salmon-Basil Burger Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

You have my dad to thank for all of the gorgeous basil we've been cooking with all week.You see there's a lot going on in his garden right now.  The tomatoes vines are thriving with new growth, the plum tree is full with ripe, succulent fruit, the peaches will be the perfect color and ready to pick in a few weeks, … [Read more...]

Strawberry-Grape Grilled Cheese with Brie and Lemony Basil

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Sometimes I spend days creating recipes in my mind.Sometimes I spend hours, sometimes minutes, and sometimes just seconds.This one came to me almost instantly for a few reasons: I was famished. I had a craving for red grapes and brie the other day, so I had them on hand. My dad had just given me a big bag … [Read more...]

Chipotle Aioli

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I wouldn't say that I freak out about germs too much.  I mean, believe me, I'm not thrilled when someone nearby lets out a giant sneeze without bothering to contain the blast.  And yes, I do wash my hands a few times a day.  But I think I'm pretty normal in that department.However, when it comes to creating recipes … [Read more...]