With the crazy summer I’ve had, my garden looks more like a jungle than a cultivated plot…but in the midst of the tangled mess, treasures abound….Ietting go of perfection gives us the freedom to find blessings in the midst of what we might think is chaos. I’m so thankful my Savior saves me from my self-imposed limits and calls me … Read More
“You are NOT the Next Great Baker.” We knew those words were coming, but watching Buddy say them on TV to you, while sitting in your own living room, is a little different. Reliving our last moments on the show was bittersweet to say the least, but we had more important matters to attend to: namely, a wedding! Just four … Read More
Now that two episodes of Next Great Baker have aired, I have heard quite a few comments about how certain contestants have been portrayed, especially since some of it had to do with how people perceive the way my daughter and I were treated. And it’s also caused me to think about broader issues that apply to everyone. So, here’s … Read More
I was so excited to have WCYB TV come to our house to interview us, I wanted to give them something special. So I made a ‘TV’ cake that featured their logos from over the years, with their current logo in the center.
Baking Memories, One Delicious Bite at a Time… We make more than beautiful cakes….with TRUE G.R.I.T.S! Girls Raised In The South The Next Great Baker Season 4 Contestants… I create cherished memories.Capture the magic of life’s precious milestones with an edible masterpiece that tells your story,in a cake that tastes as amazing as it looks. For over thirty years I’ve … Read More
Biscuits…that one word brings back many happy childhood memories of Saturday mornings, eating biscuits and sausage gravy around our small kitchen table. In fact, as a little girl, Cinnamon Roll Biscuits were my ‘calendar’, letting me know the weekend had come. As early as 3 years old, Mom would stand me up in a chair at the kitchen counter of … Read More
Baking memories and inspiring others to do the same…that is the essence of my culinary personality. These delicious, Triple Chocolate Cookies recipe have filled our kitchen with their enticing aroma for years and bring the kids running every time. My older two daughters, who would grow impatient waiting on Mom to make the next batch, began making these cookies themselves. … Read More
The best dessert recipe I’ve ever made…in under two hours! You don’t have to master complicated techniques and use expensive ingredients to create a memorable and delightful dessert. What makes the Sour Cream Pound Cake so special is that it is good enough to stand on its own, while also being a culinary canvas around which you can create a … Read More