Pecan Crusted Acorn Squash Recipe with Crispy Sage Leaves

Roasted Pecan Crusted Acorn Squash with Crispy Sage Leaves -- This warmly spiced Pecan Crusted Acorn Squash with Crispy Sage Leaves is the ideal Thanksgiving side dish! It's full of delicious, comforting fall flavors, and it will be a beautiful addition to your holiday table.

This warmly spiced Pecan Crusted Acorn Squash with Crispy Sage Leaves is the ideal Thanksgiving side dish.  It's full of comforting fall flavors, and it will be a beautiful addition to your holiday table.When people ask me to describe my site, I typically say that Cooking On The Weekends celebrates the beauty of … [Read more...]

Creamy Cauliflower Jalapeño Soup Recipe

Creamy Cauliflower Jalapeño Soup Recipe -- Rich & creamy, spicy & hearty -- this Cauliflower Jalapeño vegetarian soup is a super delicious bowl of comfort!

Rich & creamy, spicy & hearty -- this Cauliflower Jalapeño vegetarian soup is a super delicious bowl of comfort! I bought a few too many jalapeño peppers last week when I made the oh-so-delicious Puerco Con Salsa Verde.Every time I opened the refrigerator and saw them, I wondered where they would land.  … [Read more...]

Spicy Crispy Fried Rice Recipe

Spicy Crispy Rice Recipe -- Delightfully spicy, this crispy rice is lovely to snack on, and is the perfect crunchy addition to a salad.

Delightfully spicy, this crispy rice is lovely to snack on, and is the perfect crunchy addition to a salad. I was making a winter citrus salad the other day, and it had every element I wanted except for a crunch.It was almost perfect.I thought about different types of nuts and seeds and I just wasn't feeling … [Read more...]

Friday Flowers: Lemon Blossoms and Hatch Chile-Agave Compound Butter Recipe

Hatch Chile-Agave Compound Butter Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

A lot of things in my life make me smile.  Some are big . . .When my mom says she's having a good day.When my boys feel proud of themselves.The sound of my boys laughing together.My sweet brother.And some are little . . . … [Read more...]

Cinco de Mayo Recipes: Spicy Cilantro Deviled Eggs

Spicy Cilantro Deviled Eggs | Cooking On The Weekends

Don't think just because I've been eating Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffles and delicious cheesecake recently, that I've forgotten about the most nutrient dense vegetable on the planet!Oh no, no. I still work cilantro into my meals regularly.I love these Spicy Cilantro Deviled Eggs!  They're as packed with … [Read more...]

Ancho Chile Enchilada Sauce Recipe

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My favorite thing to do with leftovers is to crack an egg over them -- over easy, please.  And that's what I suggest you do today with your  Thanksgiving leftovers!I know you've likely been cooking all week -- and guess what?  -- we're carrying on over here at Cooking On The Weekends!  That's just what we do. (And … [Read more...]