Tag: recipes

Chicken-and-Shrimp-Pasta

Easy Chicken and Shrimp Pasta

I just love it when I can come up with an easy recipe!  This Easy Chicken and Shrimp Pasta recipe is definitely one of the easiest I have made in a while!  It comes together within 30 minutes and has you going back for seconds.  Tender chicken and baby shrimp, […]

Oatmeal Cream Bar Recipe

Oatmeal Cream Bars

These Oatmeal Cream Bars are so addictive!   My daughter and her best friend came to the house for the weekend, and with them came the request for Oatmeal Cream Bars.  I took my recipe for oatmeal cookies and modified it to make a softer flat bar and then added a […]

Strawberry Pound Cake Recipe

Strawberry Pound Cake Recipe

On occasion, I find a recipe that I don’t think needs any tweaking.  This Strawberry Pound Cake Recipe from Grandbaby Cakes is one of those recipes.  I have pinned it to my Pinterest board @simplymauriekay under desserts for you to go check out!   The cake is definitely a pound cake.  […]

Patriotic Fruit Cookie Recipe

Patriotic Fruit Sugar Cookie

This Patriotic Fruit Sugar Cookie is a FLASH from the past!  More than 30 years ago I made this dessert for the 4th of July.  I was probably 18 or 19 years old and my fiancee (yes, I married young) and I were having some friends over for the 4th […]

Strawberry Nectar Cake Recipe

Strawberry Nectar Cake Recipe

This Strawberry Nectar Cake Recipe solved one of my biggest problems!  I have a family that loves the tastes of strawberries but will not touch a fresh one.  They eat strawberry jelly, strawberry yogurt, and even the occasional strawberry smoothie but my kids and my husband don’t like the “texture” […]

Hot Milk Cake Recipe

Hot Milk Cake Recipe

I revised a Hot Milk Cake recipe for a friend today.  I just love having friends on Instagram!  I never knew how much fun it could be to interact with people from all over the world that have the same interest that I have. This recipe is for one of […]

Buckeye Crunch Bites Recipe

Buckeye Chocolate Crunch Bites

As a food blogger (and a crazy lady) I am always looking for fun things to make.  These Buckeye Chocolate Crunch Bites fit that bill!  They are inspired by a fellow food blogger Half Baked Harvest and came together really easy.  I did change a few things (as always) to […]

German Chocolate Cake Recipe

Scratch German Chocolate Cake

When you see the words scratch and German Chocolate Cake in a title, do I really need to say anything else?  🙂  Well, the story behind this recipe showing up on my blog at this time is simple.  Ya see, the other day my son asked me to bake a […]

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

This recipe is a fantastic one-dish chicken cordon bleu casserole! One thing I always loved about having a big chef kitchen was that I could make a huge mess!  Realy big messes happen when you are creative, right?  This new recipe was worth the mess.  We all love chicken cordon […]

Busy Mom Milk Bar Pie Recipe

Busy Mom Milk Bar Pie

I just had to come up with a busy mom version of the famous Milk Bar Pie I made the other day!  It was so rich and delicious, I really understand why it gets so much praise.  The problem was that it took quite a bit of time to make […]