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Flashback Friday – German Chocolate Pound Cake

German Chocolate Pound Cake

Starting today, I’m doing something new on the Mrs.  Every Friday, I’ll be posting a recipe from the archives!  Today, I’m re-sharing this recipe for German Chocolate Pound Cake that I originally posted back in February of 2012.  This one is so super simple, you won’t believe what the trick is!  Plus, it’s the moistest… {read more}

Crockpot Sesame Chicken

Crockpot Sesame Chicken

I’m a huge fan of that lovely thing in our kitchens we call a crockpot.  It’s the bees knees, y’all.  On days where I just don’t have much time, it’s also a dinner saver! And you know when you slow cook, whatever meat you’ve got in it is going to come out super tender.  That’s… {read more}

Red Velvet Fudge Pie

Red Velvet Fudge Pie

Last week, I was on the local news showing the viewers how to make a rainbow cake among a few other things.  I do these news segments regularly, and always prep well in advance so that I’m not scrambling to get things done at the last minute. Well, nothing changed with that this time around…. {read more}

Salsa Verde Chicken & Biscuits – Plus WIN a Gooseberry Patch Cookbook!

Salsa Verde Chicken & Biscuits

Easy & flavorful – probably my two favorite adjectives when it comes to my most made recipes. They’re also the 2 adjectives I go looking for when I’m cruising to try a new recipe in my kitchen.  When I’m reading a new recipe, I’m first looking for simplicity.  I have 3 kids, I don’t have… {read more}

Rainbow Cake {and other colorful ideas!}

Rainbow Cake

I absolutely love both the simplicity & plain out cuteness of this rainbow cake.  It’s as easy as cutting a single layer round cake in half, and then ‘gluing’ the 2 halves together with frosting to make your arc shape. You can shave the top of the cake if your center has risen a little… {read more}

Rainbow Pancakes

Rainbow Pancakes

My kids are some of the world’s largest pancake connoisseurs.  I usually end up making several batches a week for them, and when they have a sleepover – it can be guaranteed that I will be making 3x the amount I normally do. I seriously should start investing in flour & buttermilk stock the way… {read more}

40+ St. Patrick’s Day Ideas

40+ St. Patty's Day Ideas

I’ve round up some of the best St. Patrick’s Day recipes on the web, so grab a cup of coffee and stay a while! There are over 40 fantastic ideas right here, so look no further for your St. Patty’s Day inspiration!   An InLinkz Link-up Like what you see here on the Mrs? Never… {read more}

Shamrock Shakes

Homemade Copycat Shamrock Shakes

Shamrock Shakes are to St. Patrick’s Day like Christmas lights are to Christmas and Easter baskets are to Easter.  It’s that ‘sign’ that St. Patty’s Day is right around the corner.  They even have a cult following of sorts. McDonald’s announces those little shakes are on sale, and it’s like a zombie hoard – but… {read more}

DIY Beehive in a Jar – Fresh honey in your backyard!

DIY Beehive in a Jar

  Have you ever wanted to have fresh honey right in your backyard? Well, then you’ve got to try out this beehive in a jar method! Check out this easy DIY project for getting that honey – beehives in a jar!! Click here for step-by-step instructions!!   Check out other ideas to Make-Your-Own here!  … {read more}

Vegetable ‘Pasta’ (with fresh Parmesan, lemon juice, olive oil, & pine nuts)

Cucumber "Pasta" Salad with fresh Parmesan, lemon juice, olive oil, & pine nuts - DELICIOUS & HEALTHY!

  I want to share with you all a new favorite of mine. I first came upon it in the February issue of Family Circle magazine.  There was a section devoted to celebritys’ favorite recipes and in it, Jessica Alba shared hers for zucchini salad. And let me tell you, it instantly struck the yummy… {read more}

Peaches & Cream “Volcano” Muffins

Peaches & Cream Muffins

Most of you know about my deep love for all things filled with fruit & cream.  It’s more of an obsession really. I’ve got Apple Cream Pie, Peaches & Cream Cake, Strawberries & Cream Pie, etc – you get the picture.  Totally obsessed with it. But, I needed an excuse to have a little fruit… {read more}

The Mrs’s Homemade Beef Jerky

The Mrs's Homemade Beef Jerky

  My family loves some beef jerky, especially my kids. It almost seemed like a waste to ever buy it from the store because a small bag ranged from $5-$7, and it usually was gone within the day.  My oldest daughter is especially bad with it.  She could easily clear 2 whole bags of beef… {read more}