Erika Kwee Erika Kwee is a baked goods curator with more than 400 tested recipes under her belt. She has been conducting bake off recipe comparisons since 2017 and has been a freelance food writer and blogger for nearly 10 years. About Southern Living Southern Living, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, celebrates the food, homes, places, and culture of the South. We reach 7.2 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.