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Spicy applesauce cake | Homesick Texan
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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…

Apple cake | Homesick Texan
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Apple cake

An abundance of juicy apples and crunchy pecans are gently nestled into a cake both tender and crisp. As one friend remarked, it’s as if you combined apple cake with apple pie.

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Lemon bread

When I first moved to New York, about once or twice a year my mom would send me a loaf of lemon bread.…

Pecan date fruitcake | Homesick Texan
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Pecan date fruitcake

How do you feel about fruitcake? For some, it’s a cherished Christmas tradition but for others it’s more of a joke. We’ve all…

Strawberry sheet cake | Homesick Texan
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Strawberry sheet cake

I have to say that it’s good to be in charge. Sure, I’m awfully busy—waking up at the crack of dawn and cooking…