Apparently February of 1971 was an exciting time around the Southern Progress Corporation offices when management gave the ok for women to wear pants suits to work. Several staffers modeled for our company newsletter to show off this latest fashion trend.
May 21, also known as National Strawberries and Cream Day, is the perfect excuse to bake up our mouthwatering fruity confection. Strawberries-and-Cream Sheet Cake 1 cup butter, softened 2 cups sugar 2 large eggs 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 1/2 cups cake flour 2 tablespoons strawberry-flavored gelatin 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking salt 1 […]
Hello readers, and welcome to The Dutch Oven, a mixture of Q&A, information and insight about our wonderful Southern culinary culture. Lift the lid and see what’s inside today. Icebox Pie: The name alone recalls sticky summer days made a bit more comfortable by the cool creaminess of this favored dessert. But what is an icebox pie and how did […]
Hearing a certain word can tell you quicker than a road map that you’ve crossed the Mason-Dixon Line. Some terms are particular to the South, while others are just embraced more fondly here. Check back each Wednesday for more words that give voice to the spirit and soul of our region.
Wedding season has arrived and here at Southern Living, we couldn’t be more thrilled. We’ll be bringing you weekly wedding-related posts—DIY ideas, etiquette tips, real weddings and more. Check in each week to see what has us smitten! Brittany Holder and Nathan Dennis first met in sixth grade, and as Brittany would say, she’s been hooked ever since. The couple dated through […]