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My Gam’s Strawberry Shortcake Shortcut Secret

Shh, don’t tell nobody — Gam’s poundcake was really Sara Lee’s

Photo by Didi Miam on Unsplash

My beloved Gam could almost make anything in her magical cast iron pots and pans. With just a few caveats, she could not make a decent bowl of oatmeal to save her life and she wasn’t a skilled baker, but 9 out of 10 ain’t bad.

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Teressa P.

Teressa P.

Writer, matriarch, educator & advocate with bylines in Zora, Momentum, An Injustice!, Illumination, Creators Hub, etc. Community Builder #FoodieFridays

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