Thanksgiving * Chocolate Fudge Pecan Pie

Thanksgiving * Chocolate Fudge Pecan Pie

Today's post are about planning and food. The perfect combo for Thanksgiving Eve. Make sure you have the ingredients on today's shopping list to make this great Pecan Pie : Chocolate Fudge Pecan Pie 1 un baked Pie shell 2 C sugar4 whole Eggs3 squares of unsweetened chocolate 1/4 lb  Butter1 tsp vanilla 1 C pecanspinch salt  Break [...]

At the Market * Louisiana Yams

At the Market * Louisiana Yams

Louisiana Yam Pie  It's not Thanksgiving without Pie. And at the market I found sweet potatoes (yams) perfect for my pie.  That sweet, orange-colored root vegetable that you love so dearly is actually a sweet potato. Yes, all so-called “yams” are in fact sweet potatoes. Most people think that long, red-skinned sweet potatoes are yams, but they really are just one [...]

Grandma Sweet Dough Recipe

Grandma Sweet Dough Recipe

Today I am remembering my Grandmother  in post - so as I mentioned earlier she was an amazing baker and quilter - and I am sharing her sweet dough recipe.        Grandma Sweet Dough Recipe :  1 C sugar 1/2 C shortening (Crisco) 2 Eggs 1/2 C Milk 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp [...]