Family/Friends

Dried Apple Stack Cake

(In the picture above is Aunt Carol, Grandma Thompson, & Mamaw Potter) I finally found a history on my favorite cake that both my great grandmothers and then aunt Carol  [...]

November 24, 2011

Cheese Straws

Any southern cook would not ever leave these out of a get together.  They are so easy, and such a tradition in the south.  There are many different ways of making these [...]

November 3, 2011

Molasses Cookies

My great aunt Lizzy used to make these for me all the time.  Anytime I was visiting grandma and grandpa Miracle we would end up at her house.  Growing up I always [...]

November 3, 2011

Sweet Potato Pie

I just love the holidays.  I could eat all the good pies, cakes, cookies and other desserts my mom, aunts, and grandmothers made all day long.  For some reason [...]

October 2, 2011

Grandma Jeans Apple Cake

Ohio’s (my home state) most abundant fall crop is Apples, with orchards stretching across the northern and central part of the state. Ohio’s apple culture owes [...]

October 1, 2011

The Whole Hog Cookbook

Y’all, I just spent one of the best evenings that I can remember in a long time in Savannah, Ga.   Now y’all know that I love Savannah, and of course Paula [...]

September 22, 2011

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