The Daily South

Paper Napkin Interview: Kimberly Schlapman

With Little Big Town’s sixth studio album, Pain Killer, dropping today, we decided to take a look back at our Paper Napkin Interview with Kimberly Schlapman at her Nashville home in September. Find out what this Georgia artist is up to now, when not singing or cooking on her “Kimberly’s Simply Southern” show.

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Chef Sean Brock’s First Book and Next Chapter

You know him as the chef behind Husk (Charleston and Nashville) and McCrady’s (Charleston). Now Sean Brock has another title: author. Today marks the release of his much-anticipated first cookbook, Heritage. For the occasion, we chatted with Sean. 1. What can readers expect with Heritage? “What I tried to convey with this book really is my experience as a human […]

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Our Favorite Mason Jar Crafts and a New Song by Natalie Stovall and The Drive

It’s fall, and we can’t wait to jump into a season of crafts! It may come as no surprise that our crafting will revolve around one of our favorite containers: the Mason jar. Here are some of our favorite Mason jar crafts that are perfect for celebrating the fall season. We also threw in a fitting tune–“Mason Jar” by Natalie […]

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Five Days, Five Dinners: 5 Ingredients or Less

Weeknight chaos can make putting a home-cooked meal on the table a daunting task. Don’t fret—our handy meal planner relies on a few key ingredients and gives new life to leftovers, so you can serve a delicious meal each night no matter what.

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The Rose of Fall

On a walk through the neighborhood yesterday, I came upon a glorious shrub with white, pink, and red blooms. It’s the rose of fall that’s not a rose at all.

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8 Southern Items To Buy Now

Fall has arrived, but here in the Southern states we are still seeing occasional 80-degree days. For those of you who need a little retail therapy but aren’t ready to start making wool-only purchases, check out a few transitional pieces by Southern brands we love. Leather Koozie A cognac-colored koozie with gold accents raise the bar on dapper accessories. $46, whitewinglabel.com Comfy Polo Shirts Oh-so-soft organic […]

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DIY Your Way to a Pretty and Practical Bathroom Vanity

With the limited space most bathrooms provide, the stakes for beautiful and functional furniture are high. You want pieces that are both attractive and useful, and you want them on a budget. If you’re agreeing, you’re in luck!

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Finding The One: Home Bowtie Try-On For The Groom

When it comes to selecting the groom’s wedding-day attire there are a few important factors to consider. Start with the overall feel of  the wedding. Will your ceremony be traditional or laid back?

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No Acorns Means No Squirrels — I’m Good With That

I have this big chestnut oak in my back yard that drops about a ton of big, meaty acorns in fall that squirrels relish. However, a brief examination of the tree yesterday revealed very few acorns this year. Without this vital food source, those fluffy-tailed rats might starve. Aw, nuts.

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Remembering One of the South’s Most Beloved Dogs

Emmylou Harris’ big black dog–yes, the same one responsible for inspiring her song “Big Black Dog”–has passed away. The dog meant the world to Harris and inspired more than just songs. In fact, Bella is the symbol for her Nashville-based. nonprofit, Bonaparte’s Retreat. According to the website, it “is dedicated to providing nurturing care for adoptable dogs when their allotted […]

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