Tag Archives: dessert

Pound Cake Banana Pudding

When I woke up last Sunday morning I had an email from one of my favorite college professors, George, congratulating me on the fact that┬áThe American Cookbook was on the New York Times’ Summer Reading List. I promptly lost my shit. I couldn’t believe it until I saw it for myself, and even after I’d […]

Skillet Tarheel Pie

This weekend we headed north to celebrate my dear friend Charlotte’s upcoming wedding. Charlotte, lover of many foods other than wings but especially wings, was treated to a special food centric shower. Guests were encouraged to bring the couple a gift for the kitchen, and to fill it first with food for the party (actually […]

Lemon Sour Cream Pound Cake

Last week, to much fanfare (in our living room),┬áThe American Cookbook was released! All day Monday I got texts and emails as people got their preordered books in the mail, and it feels overwhelmingly amazing to know that something I worked so hard to create is out there in kitchens around the world. It’s thrilling […]