The Daily South

Share the Heart of Easter with Sister Schubert

Please pass the salt. The lemons. The rolls. The simple act of handing things to others at the dinner table goes back to a very basic lesson we all must learn in life: Share. It’s something we teach our children in the playroom and at meal time, and it’s a heartfelt habit that we practice as adults. With Easter coming […]

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Make Easter Entertaining Easy with Sister Schubert

The most special Sunday meal of the year can be simple with my make-ahead secrets. Of all the holiday meals throughout the year, Easter typically brings families together for the shortest amount of time—usually a lovely afternoon after a church service. I’ve always thought of this day as the most special Sunday of the year—and the most special lunch I […]

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Sister Says: Enjoy My Favorite Spring Appetizer Solutions

Pull my homemade-tasting rolls out of the freezer and try one (or more!) of these five bite-size favorites. After a mild winter in Lower Alabama, spring seems to have sprung. I already see buds on the pear trees and azalea bushes. And I’m starting to get invitations to outdoor get-togethers and cookouts with friends who are ready to fire up […]

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5 Events that are Worth the Drive this Spring

The summer months certainly don’t hold a monopoly on weekend festivals and events. In the Myrtle Beach area, our calendar heats up right along with the temperatures, beginning in mid March and continuing through the fall. Here are just five recommendations for upcoming spring festivals or events, held in different communities around the Myrtle Beach area.   Food Truck Festival […]

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Win Tickets To See Your Favorite Stars At Tortuga

In honor of one of our favorite festivals, Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival, we’ve teamed up with our favorite country artists to give you a behind-the-scenes look at what you can expect from this Ft. Lauderdale party. The festival runs April 7-9, 2017, and features headliners like Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan, Chris Stapleton, Brett Eldredge, Dustin Lynch, Maren Morris, and […]

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Roll Into Spring with Sister Schubert

Is your spring schedule filling up fast? Mine is! Planned around my son Alex’s soccer games, my travels across the country keep me busy. I have the pleasure of meeting so many of you at cookbook signings and talks at various events, but in between trips, I’m putting together weeknight meals like many of you. Plus, with warm weather approaching, […]

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I’m Not Dead Yet!

  I know many of you have been greatly disturbed about the lack of Grumpy posts in 2017. You’ve found them to be a great source of comfort and wisdom in your life and suddenly, they’ve been yanked away! What happened? Is Grumpy in prison? Is Grumpy deceased? No. I’m still here and I’m still writing the Grumpy Gardener. The […]

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Expand Your Palate in Columbia, SC This Year

  You get the feeling that Columbia, SC is hitting the ‘thriving metropolis’ threshold by the number of acclaimed chefs and restaurants popping up around town. Case in point, Sarah Simmons of NYC’s Birds & Bubbles and City Grit now has two Rise Bakeshop and Gourmet Goods locations. Soon after Sarah opened her first location in Columbia’s Five Points neighborhood, […]

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An Idyllic Haven in the Lowcountry

Just the drive through the lush, idolized Lowcountry of Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina is enough to melt away any cares. Whether you’re seeking a weekend girlfriend getaway or a quiet romantic escape, Palmetto Bluff is just as magical as it looks in photographs. A haven for any traveler seeking refuge underneath a canopy of Spanish moss, Palmetto Bluff was also […]

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First-Ever Latin All-Star Charity Dinner Comes to Unexpected Southern City

Latin cuisine is heating up the South in some unexpected places. Louisville chef Anthony Lamas is hosting the city’s first-ever Latin all-star dinner at his top-rated restaurant, Seviche, on Monday, January 30 at 6:30 p.m. Named by USA Today as one of the best places to eat in the city, Chef Lamas is bringing in two other Louisville-based Latin chefs, […]

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