It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Tag: sweets

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Do you have a favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe? Well, if you don’t and even if you do, I think you’ll be interested in meeting this one.

‘Tit Gateau Sec (Little Dry Cake) Tea Cakes

‘Tit Gateau Sec (Little Dry Cake) Tea Cakes

One day I was describing my mother-in-law’s tea cakes made with Steen’s syrup to my mama. She told me of tea cakes they used to make using left over dough after making sweet dough tarts. All they did was roll the dough out, cut it […]

MaMa’s Fresh Apple Cake

MaMa’s Fresh Apple Cake

This moist, fresh apple cake is my grandmother’s signature dessert made with sweet fresh apples and warm cinnamon. ¬† When I take this cake to a family gathering it quickly brings back memories of our sweet MaMa. We all remember enjoying a piece of her […]