It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

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Five Days of Figs: Day 2, Fig Cake

Five Days of Figs: Day 2, Fig Cake

I started making fig cakes when I had an oversupply of preserves in my pantry. So many figs and what to do with them? I remembered having a fig cake recipe somewhere and after a little searching and comparing with other recipes I came up […]

Ma Ma’s Fresh Apple Cake

Ma Ma’s Fresh Apple Cake

  This moist apple cake of sweet fresh apples and warm cinnamon is my grandmother’s signature dessert. It’s quickly associated with her just by it’s appearance at family gatherings. We all remember enjoying a piece after Sunday dinners or with a cup of coffee during […]