Archive for November, 2006

  • Pecan Pie

    By Jennifer McHenry on November 28, 2006
    Now, I know that very recently I made smaller versions of this, but in my defense I had no choice but to make a pecan pie. It was Thanksgiving. It’s tradition. I always make pecan pie. My sister asked nicely. And, this one is a bit different from those wee ones. Several years ago, I was smart enough to ask […]
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  • Italian Cream Cake

    By Jennifer McHenry on November 26, 2006
    One of my co-workers asked me to make this cake for her Thanksgiving dinner, so I thought I might as well make one for our Thanksgiving dinner, too. After going through many, many recipes, I settled on this one at Southern Living. Anti-coconut Quinn turned up his nose, but I soldiered on, knowing that there were still other desserts to […]
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  • Mini Pecan Pies

    By Jennifer McHenry on November 19, 2006
    Yes, more pecans. But, it is pecan season after all. I made these as a little anniversary treat for Quinn. (We celebrated 6 lovely years of marriage on Saturday.) Of all the things that I have baked over the years, these are his favorite. This works out well for me because they’re really simple to make. The recipe comes from […]
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