Tag: Family

Spicy applesauce cake | Homesick Texan

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…


My spring trip to Texas

These past few weeks, I had the opportunity to go to Texas on two trips. Between the bluebonnets and the severe storms, the…

peanut butter crisscrosses | Homesick Texan

Peanut butter crisscrosses

At a recent Hill Country church bake sale, I was faced with a difficult decision—which dessert to try? There were pies, cakes, and…