It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Month: July 2016

Strawberry Fig Jam

Strawberry Fig Jam

Fresh figs taste amazingly like canned strawberries in this Strawberry Fig Jam.  

Fig Cake

Fig Cake

I started making fig cakes when I had an oversupply of preserves in my pantry. The jewel filled jars of figs came mostly from visits with Mama. It seems we couldn’t leave empty handed. Then I remembered a spicy, moist cake from my childhood.  

Fig Preserves

Fig Preserves

I have a fancy for figs and fig preserves are the best way to enjoy them year round.