There’s Always Room for Banana Pudding

Plenty of devoted barbecue lovers have discovered that banana pudding—by far the most common dessert served in barbecue joints in the South—possesses a truly remarkable property. No matter how big a pile of pulled pork or ribs or brisket you manage to put away, there’s always room for a little banana pudding at the end of the meal. But be careful . . .

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This Wildflower Sings The Blues

Blue is the rarest color in the garden, so it only makes sense that we treasure it wherever we find it. Today, I want to sing the praises of a favorite, easy to grow wildflower that gives us a sea of blue every spring. Blue phlox.

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Today is National Pet Day! How to Show Your Love

Hello readers! My name is Gus, short for Augustus, and I am a strikingly attractive 8-year-old German Shepherd. True to my nature, I am protective, energetic, and, at times, overbearing until I get my way, so, when I insisted on writing this post, my mom said, “Go for it!” I am very blessed to have a family that I love […]

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Get Ready for the Kentucky Derby With Old Try’s Latest Print

With the Kentucky Derby quickly approaching (only three weeks away!), we’re stocking up on all Derby essentials—big hats, good bourbon, and only the best decor for our parties. We’re excited to share the release of Old Try’s Bourbon and Horses print, the perfect addition to your Derby gathering. Get ’em fresh off the press for $42.    

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Master our Pimento Cheese and Egg Salad Recipes

Photo: The Plain Chicken When one thinks of The Masters, visions of azaleas, manicured grounds, and talented golfers come to mind. However, another tradition at this esteemed golf tournament has nothing to do with those things…it’s their Pimento Cheese and Egg Salad sandwiches. Wrapped in green waxed paper you can enjoy one of these iconic staples for less than two bucks. […]

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5 Floral Dresses for Your Spring Wardrobe

  Spring is in full swing and we have found the perfect floral dresses that you need in your wardrobe this season. 1. Poppy Field Dress, $198; anthropologie.com 2. Pep Cali Dress, $49.99; modcloth.com 3. Floral Print Fit & Flare Midi Dress, $98; nordstrom.com 4. Halter Shift Dress, $34.99; target.com 5. Floral Shift Dress, $158; jcrew.com  

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New Book Preview! A Southern Gentleman’s Kitchen

  Hey y’all! I’m so thrilled to announce my latest upcoming book with Southern Living: A Southern Gentleman’s Kitchen, Adventures in Cooking, Eating, and Living in the New South! Pre-Order your copy today here! The book features over 150 uniquely southern recipes, inspired by my own experiences, travel, family, and friends. It’s truly an honor to showcase this new work […]

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The Perfect Wedding Suite For You

  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 is leaving us love-struck! Grace Wallace of WritefullyHis, is our go-to for all things paper—from greeting cards to invitations. We looked to Grace to […]

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Restored St. Roch Market Opens Its Doors to New Orleans

Step inside the newly renovated St. Roch Market in New Orleans’ historic St. Roch neighborhood and the nostalgia of a bygone time and place is suddenly not so far away.

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Mississippi Couple Brings Glamour To Backyard Reception

High school sweethearts Jordan Beeson and Jacob Stewart knew that after seven years of dating, marriage was on the horizon. Shortly after Jacob landed his first job out of college, he celebrated with Jordan at his family’s beach condo in the best way possible—getting down on one knee. The spring wedding was held at First Baptist Church in Brookhaven, Mississippi, […]

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