Hummingbird Ice Cream Parfaits with toasted pecans and buttercream whip

Published in Carolina Country Magazine May 2021 Such a southern thing, the hummingbird cake. Although its history is shrouded in mystery and conflicting tales of its origins, its key ingredients have remained the same over the years. And it’s just damn good. When doing my research, I found just about every kind of recreation and… Continue reading Hummingbird Ice Cream Parfaits with toasted pecans and buttercream whip

Egg Nog Chess Pie with bananas and cream…

It seems fittin’ to use up that last bit of holiday eggnog in a good old southern chess pie. ‘Nog and bananas go together like mac and cheese, so partake of pie while toasting toes in front of a cozy fire as you settle into the New Year.

Pig Pick’n Banana Pudding… and an ode to my fave birthday cake (& missing Ms. Ethel!)

Pig Pick'n Banana Pudding! Two loves... Pig Pick'n Cake playing together with Banana Pudding! What's not to love here?

This Pig Pick’n Banana Pudding is a marriage of 2 of my favorites… pig picking cake and good old banana pudding! What’s not to love here?