July 4th Recipe: Strawberry-Blueberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies


Red, white and blue. . . Fourth of July cookies! Well, I guess it's time to be feeling a little patriotic. Here's the deal, I wanted to make something fun for this fun summer holiday!  And I wanted it to be a delightful, delicious treat to serve at your party, as well as something that's super easy for you to bring … [Read more...]

Apricot Chocolate Almond Cookies Recipe


The other day, I was in line at Trader Joe's.I had finished my shopping.And then I saw them:  a bag of bright, pretty, plump, soft, dried apricots.The bag was not in its usual spot, in the aisle with the nuts and other dried fruits.They were up front, right next to me in line.  And they were totally … [Read more...]

Halloween Recipe: Spooky Spider Chocolate Truffles

Halloween Recipe: Spooky Spider Chocolate Truffles | Cooking On The Weekends

Halloween and I are not a match made in heaven.  I'm not a big fan of gooey candy. I hate horror flicks.  Ghosts, vampires and goblins are not my thing!  (Shhh! Please don't tell my kids!)(My best Halloween may have been when I was nine -- and a very petite little girl.  So naturally, I dressed up as the Incredible … [Read more...]