You are here: Home » Dessert » 10 Worthwhile Weekend Indulgences 10 Worthwhile Weekend Indulgences Dessert,Recipes http://relish.com/articles/10-worthwhile-weekend-indulgences/ by RelishApril 8, 2011 Whether it's Sunday brunch, dinner with family and friends or an ooey-gooey dessert, weekends are the perfect time to let it all hang out. Mark Boughton Photography / styling by Teresa Blackburn http://pgoarelish2.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/lemon_cake_pudding.jpg Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Few of us eat dessert or cook five-course meals every day, but weekends are the perfect time for a sexy little splurge. After all, everyone needs an occasional indulgence—something with a decadent edge that takes a little time or extra effort to prepare and is a pleasure to savor. Here are a few of our favorite Saturday-worthy dishes, plus a few Sunday morning breakfast recipes to wrap it up before Monday rolls back around. Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Steak and Eggs with Salsa Verde and Fontina This diner classic gets a makeover with salsa verde and Fontina cheese. Banana-Pecan Pancakes Bananas, pecans, and some butter and honey make these whole-wheat pancakes what breakfast should be. Herbed Spinach and Goat Cheese Strata Stratas are perfect for entertaining because they let you do the prep work in advance. Lasagna with Cheddar Cheese Cheddar lends this lasagna an interesting change-up. Southern Fried Chicken Use authentic ingredients for an authentic taste. Tunnel of Fudge Cake Double the decadence and serve this rich fudgy cake warm from the oven with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Texas Sheet Cake A luscious caramel frosting with coconut and pecans tops this potluck-perfect chocolate cake. Adorable DIY Chocolate Flowerpot Cakes Cakes in actual flowerpots—a dessert and a cute conversation piece!