This recipe comes courtesy of a 86 year old lady that has been cooking since she was 9 years old. The recipe has been in her family for many years. The ground pecans gives it a texture of cornbread, but there isn't any cornmeal in it. This cake is perfect for potlucks or to pack in lunchboxes.
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees; lightly grease and flour a 9x13-inch baking dish.
- Stir together sugar, brown sugar,, eggs and oil in a medium bowl until smooth. Stir in flour and vanilla; add pecans and stir until evenly mixed.
- Spoon into prepared pan and bake for 30 to 35 minutes.
- Good served with a dollop of whipped cream, enjoy.