Emily has been completing a research paper in the past few weeks on Mary McLeod Bethune. She started the first school for African-American girls and had many other impressive accomplishments. To begin her school, she had to have money. She sold sweet potato pies to make that money. In honor of Mary McLeod Bethune, Emily had her first solo baking attempt with sweet potato pie. She followed the directions exactly and it turned out perfect. [Learn more here:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_McLeod_Bethune
The beautiful pie!
The proud chef and her pie!