White Cake with Cinnamon Icing and Caramel Apples

marydukecooks.com I love fall flavors. Cinnamon, caramel, and apples are some of my favorites. This tender white cake with cinnamon icing and warm caramel apples is a symphony of flavors. Each component could be made from scratch but it is … Continue reading

Turkey Cookies

Turkey Cookies will tickle your funny bone and make you say, “Gobble, Gobble!” A couple of years ago my cousin Suzanne Moore took this adorable picture of their 7-year-old grandson, Ian, with this cute turkey cookie. Suzanne and her husband … Continue reading

Buttermilk Cupcakes with Maple Icing

Buttermilk Cupcakes with Maple Icing are a seasonal favorite at our house. The cupcakes are tender and sweet. The light, fluffy icing has rich maple flavor. Buttermilk Cupcakes with Maple Icing Buttermilk Cupcakes  2 cups cake flour 1 cup granulated … Continue reading

Pimento Cheese Sausage Balls

marydukecooks.com My family loves sausage balls. I always keep a stash of uncooked sausage balls in the freezer and then I am ready for any occasion. Sausage balls are perfect hot out of the oven for breakfast, as an appetizer, … Continue reading

Triple Chocolate Cocoa Krispies Treats

Halloween Triple Chocolate Cocoa Krispies Treats are ghoulishly delicious! Triple Chocolate Cocoa Krispies Treats 3 tablespoons butter 4 cups miniature marshmallows or 40 Jet-Puffed marshmallows 6 cups Cocoa Krispies (I use Kellogg’s Cocoa Krispies) 1/8 cup chocolate syrup (I use … Continue reading

Caramel Poke Cake with Cream Cheese Caramel Swirl Icing

This easy to make white cake has beautiful cream cheese caramel swirled icing! Caramel Poke Cake with Cream Cheese Caramel Swirl Icing ½ cup softened unsalted butter ½ cup firmly packed light brown sugar ½ cup granulated sugar 3 large … Continue reading

Fresh Vegetables with Herb Dip

Just in time for football season this appetizer will score! Colorful fresh vegetables and cold herb dip are sure to please. Made in advance and refrigerated; this appetizer will give you and your family more time to enjoy the game! … Continue reading

Italian Marinara Green Beens

Plain green beans can be boring. I like to spice things up with this Italian version. They are so good you will keep coming back for more! Italian Marinara Green Beans 1 ½ pounds fresh French green beans 2 tablespoons … Continue reading

Beef Consommé Rice with Mushrooms

When I was a child my parents had a very active social life. On the weekends mother was either having people over for dinner or we were going to one of their friend’s houses for dinner. One of the dishes … Continue reading