Tag Archives: pecans

Caramel Turtle Pie

A few weeks ago, I was the wedding photographer for a friend, Candice.  Candice is the older sister of my close friend Kellie from college, and she’s one of the nicest people I’ve ever met.  When she got engaged the day after I did, she asked me to be her photographer and I was delighted. […]

Lori’s Coca-Cola Cake

We have a winner!  Lori DuVall Rosemond’s Coca-Cola Cake is the “And Such” recipe contest champion!  Now, before you accuse me of nepotism, you should know that all of the judging was blind.  I was the only one who knew each contestant’s name, and I didn’t vote.  It was a close competition, but this Coca-Cola […]

Cayenne Candied Pecans

One of the hardest foods for me to resist at fairs, carnivals, and outdoor concerts is candied nuts.  The smell of them lure me in and I can’t say no.  My favorite nut, the pecan, is also my favorite candied nut.  I like it when nuts are not just sweet when candied, but also spicy, […]