Category: Dessert

Lemon lavender shortbread | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Lemon lavender shortbread

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Strawberry frozen yogurt | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Strawberry frozen yogurt

A couple of weeks ago, a friend in North Texas sent me a picture of her strawberry plant. “I have strawberries,” she announced…

Mexican chocolate fudge | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Mexican chocolate fudge

At Christmastime my senior year of high school, I had a classmate who was going through a tough time, so another friend and…

Churro brownies | Homesick Texan
Dessert Tex-Mex

Churro brownies

Often I’ll hear about new restaurants in Texas to try and because I’m thousands of miles away, I can only look at the…

Spicy applesauce cake | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Spicy applesauce cake

My great-grandma Blanche loved applesauce cake. In fact, her recipe collection has no less than five versions of this classic snack cake, all…

Peach cobbler | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Peach cobbler

Ripe juicy peaches are nestled in a sweet and tender batter in this classic Texas peach cobbler recipe that came from my great-grandmother. Good all year but especially good in the summer, when peaches are in season.