10 Beautiful Blood Orange Recipes

Blood Orange Recipes

The Beauty of a Blood Orange knows no bounds -- this winter citrus should be celebrated!  If you visit Cooking On The Weekends regularly, you know I often love to pause and admire the beauty of whole, fresh ingredients.A blood orange is a perfect example of a food that is art.  I mean, are you kidding me!?  Look at … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Recipes – 2014!

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What's the first thing you think of when you hear "Valentines' Day?"Is it hearts?  Red and pink?  Romance?  Sweet friendships?  Or is it chocolate?I'd love to hear your answers in the comments below the post.  (You're probably not wondering -- but if you are, for me it's chocolate.) … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Recipes – 2013!

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Maybe we should just break down and call February 14th Chocolate Day -- don't you think!?Let's be real, are we celebrating love or chocolate?These are some of my favorite, beautiful chocolate treats I've created since my Valentine's Day Chocolate 2012 post.  They're pictured above and the recipes are linked to … [Read more...]

Raspberry-Beet Valentine’s Day Cupcake Recipe {Gluten-Free}

Raspberry-Beet Valelntine's Day Cupcakes {Gluten-Free Recipe} | Cooking On The Weekends

Chocolate, raspberries, beets, buttercream, hearts, love and red. . . . these are a few of my favorite things.And guess what?  They're all blended together in this super cute, delicious Valentine's Day treat!Did you roast your beets?  Make your Buttercream?  Is it all making sense now?These are the most … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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A true romantic.  My husband, that is. This is by far my favorite Valentine's Day gift -- ever! I'd mentioned in passing that I'd wanted a new paring knife months before. He knew Wüsthof is my knife brand of choice. It was wrapped in red and engraved with my husband's sweetest catch parse, "3 boys love 1 … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Recipes- 2012!

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A romantic Valentine's dinner for two? A family Valentine's dinner with the kids?  A Valentine's girls' night in?  A Valentine's party?  A Valentine's night on the sofa with some good reality TV?  Sounds good to me! ;-)Whatever your plans are, you must, and I mean must, have a lovely, delicious, beautiful chocolate … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Nutella Brownies Full of Heart! {Gluten-Free}

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My whole life people have asked if I was born on Valentine's Day.Nope.Then they ask if I'm Italian.Nope.My parents just liked the name Valentina.Could my name be the reason that I've always loved Valentine's Day?I thought Valentine's Day was so fun when I was little - exchanging little … [Read more...]

Potato-Asiago Muffins with Herbs de Provence | Idaho Potatoes + Bloggers = True Love for Valentine’s Day!

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Who knew that my going to Campblogaway last May would lead to these super yummy Valentine's Day muffins?  Not me!  My blog was just about to launch, and it was my first opportunity to connect with the amazing food blogging community.It was at Campblogaway that I had the pleasure of meeting Patti Londre, the camp's … [Read more...]