In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Joy used a questionable culinary technique to bake an especially awful cake. It was only years later that somebody reminded her why.
From the event: You're So Mississippi
Joy is a writer, blogger, traveler and the oldest of nine home-schooled siblings. She currently works in internal communications at a nuclear plant in Port Gibson, Mississippi, but she's done everything from cleaning houses to working for Delta Airlines. Visit her blog for her latest adventures.