Blackberry Coffee Cake

When I was a very small girl growing up in West Virginia, we used to go blackberry picking because where I lived blackberries seemed to grow wild everywhere! I wish that was the way it was now…although, we had to be extra careful when we filled our bags because of the snakes that also loved blackberry bushes!  I knew when we … Continue reading

Peach Pound Cake

Savannah…my home sweet home, but, for the past 8 years I’ve been living in Pensacola, Florida.  I try to go back to Savannah every chance I get since I still have family living there.  On my last visit to Savannah I was in the downtown historic area and came across a small hard-back cookbook “Savannah … Continue reading

Million Dollar Pound Cake

Here’s another great recipe for pound cake.  This cake is not too sweet, so you may want to top fresh fruit, or dust with powdered sugar. This a firm cake for those who are not familiar with pound cake.  Pound cake recipes are often passed down through the generations.   This was from one of my … Continue reading

Chocolate Angel Food Cake

Digging through my archives and found a few things I’ve not had time to post.  Now that I’m on furlough because of what’s happened with our Government, I find I have some time to get a few things posted.  I hope to use this time catching up on a few things I’ve not had time … Continue reading

Vintage 1939 Boston Cream Pie

This Boston Cream Pie was given to me by Mary Martin Gillman, a member of a recipe group “Tried and True Recipes. ”  I was asking if anyone had the recipe for Boston Cream Pie, up to now, I had never made a Boston Cream Pie…ever!  How could I have let that happen! lol  Just … Continue reading

Vanilla Sunshine Cake

Here’s a cake I made recently for a going away party.  We currently had to say farewell to a co-woker named Sheila who is currently changing positions at the hospital.  She will be truly missed in our family practice department.  She brought a lot of sunshine to us, so I wanted to make a cake that would … Continue reading

White Wedding Cake

This is a really good white cake recipe.  It’s a perfect cake for a wedding cake, but can be used for other occasions as well.  The photo below is a one later example, but you can certainly do a 3-tier cake with this recipe.  The inside of this cake is purple and white zig zag…but I never saw … Continue reading