Decorating a cake for Valentine’s Day? Ditch the piping bag for Pixie Stixx to create a stenciled sugar heart. Here’s how: 1) Cut a stencil from a sheet of paper. Try one big heart. Or lots of little hearts. 2) Sprinkle Pixie Stixx sugar, or fine sanding sugar, all around the stencil. 3) Almost done… 4) Gently lift the stencil from […]
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I just had my very first baby. And about a week into life with my little girl Vivian, I came to realize, as I shook off a spontaneous bout of crying and chugged my second cup of coffee, that there’s no better place for a baby to be born than in the American South. Here’s why it’s grand to […]
If you need a reason to get off the couch, end a reality TV marathon and trade the hum of the air conditioner for summer’s chorus of crickets, here it is: it’s U-Pick season! U-Picks are a one-stop opportunity to get a great deal on killer produce, support a local business and catch some rays while you work.
Looking to turn heads? We suggest you put on a twirly dress, slap on some lipstick, and walk into a party carrying our juicy homemade Honey-Balsamic-Blueberry lattice-topped pie (dress and lipstick are optional) that graces the cover of the June issue.
As the temps creep past 90°, the maximally portable, easy-to-eat ice cream sandwich is our pick for the coolest dessert on the street.
Can Southern food be satisfying and healthy? You bet your biscuits! Check out The Slim Down South Cookbook, a new book written by registered dietitian and award-winning journalist Carolyn O’Neil. The cookbook serves up delicious recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks while teaching you an easy-to-follow philosophy for living a healthy lifestyle down here in Dixie. Here’s a peek into the […]