The Daily South

Butterflies On The Move

  Among the most famous migrations on Earth is the amazing journey millions of monarch butterflies from all parts of the U.S. make to a tiny winter sanctuary in Mexico every fall. But they’re not the only butterflies that migrate. Grumpy was granted the privilege of observing this first-hard during a recent holiday of sand, surf, and suds on the […]

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Gift Bag Giveaway from The Mercantile: Commerce, Cause, & Community

If you’re a socially conscious shopper, you’ll absolutely love Nashville’s newest event. The Mercantile, happening September 25, is an upscale flea market-esque sale that brings together commerce, cause, and community at the Mercy Lounge. Shoppers will peruse through items from brands that all, in some way, give back. Brands like Hand In Hand (giving clean water to children in need), The […]

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DIY Pumpkin Wreath

Here at Southern Living, we love a good DIY. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the Craft Box Girls – led by craft guru and author Lynn Lilly – are creating fun, easy-to-make projects to spice up your entertaining, wedding planning, or holiday gifting. Check back every other Thursday for some DIY inspiration. It’s fall, y’all! Even though it doesn’t really start to feel like fall until October in […]

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Tailgate Giveaway, Week 3: YETI Package from Water + Oak

Raise your pom poms, Southerners – it’s time for football in the South! Give us a Saturday,  the SEC, and a tall glass of sweet tea (or bourbon) and you can find us at the tailgate, cheering on our favorite teams. In honor of this fall tradition, we’re going to be giving away items every Wednesday that’ll take your tailgate party-throwin’ to […]

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Still Too Early To Transplant

Lots of readers are peppering Grumpy these days with questions about transplanting. A common thread is people have a tree or bush that’s too big for the spot it’s in, so is it OK to move it now? Grumpy’s answer — a big, fat noooooo.

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Fall Flavor for your Burger? Recipe for ART Burger Sushi’s Walnut Chutney

According to a ranking by Spoon University, the ART Burger at Myrtle Beach’s ART Burger Sushi Bar is the best burger in the state of South Carolina. At the risk of sounding a little biased, I’d have to agree. The restaurant’s namesake – like all its dishes – is artfully prepared. It’s a ground beef patty stacked high with thick-sliced […]

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Farm to Fork Invasion at Hampstead

Every year a southern chef, recognized for their culinary expertise, makes their way to Hampstead, a charming Southern Living Inspired Community in Montgomery, Alabama for the annual Farm to Fork Food Invasion. This year’s featured chef is no exception. Anne Quatrano, a nationally recognized Atlanta-based chef and James Beard Award winner for “Best Chef Southeast,” will host the 100-person dinner […]

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Tailgate Giveaway, Week 2: Stylish Sunglasses from Costa

Raise your pom poms, Southerners – it’s time for football in the South! Give us a Saturday,  the SEC, and a tall glass of sweet tea (or bourbon) and you can find us at the tailgate, cheering on our favorite teams. In honor of this fall tradition, we’re going to be giving away items every Wednesday that’ll take your tailgate party-throwin’ to […]

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Blowing in the Wind

How many times must a man rake his yard Before his lawn sees the sun? Yes’n, how many leaves can one tree drop Before he knows it is done? Yes’n, how many years must he labor in vain Before the battle is won? The answer, my friends, is blowing in the wind The answer is blowing in the wind.

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Shop Like a Local at Indie Craft Parade

One of the top independent craft festivals is coming right up September 17-18th in downtown Greenville, South Carolina (which happens to be adorable in its own right). Indie Craft Parade returns to the historic Huguenot Mill featuring southern makers selected by jury, keeping the product mix of handmade goods fresh and relevant. The repurposed mill building is at the epicenter […]

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