Brys Stephens hails from Birmingham, Alabama, and lives in Charleston, South Carolina, where he writes about the global reach of Southern food and ingredients. Last month, when I wrote about sweet potatoes for The Daily South, I mentioned that when deciding which ingredients to focus on in my first cookbook, The New Southern Table: Classic Ingredients Revisited, I picked […]
Get to know Erica Hanks, a sweet Charlotte-based stylist who has dressed everyone from business professionals to NASCAR royalty. 1. Fashion Icon: “Lauren Hutton is the epitome of effortless style. She can go from a menswear-inspired vibe to high-end couture and looks beautiful in both.” 2. Southern Designer: “I really love Charleston-based Troubadour‘s prints and ladylike silhouettes. It’s perfect for the […]
Whether it’s a succulent pot roast, cheesy casserole, or warming, savory stew, we love Sunday supper. It’s a dinner party without the formality, where family and friends gather for easy conversation and good food—lots of it!
You see it in the description of almost every plant you want to use — “needs well-drained soil.” So what if your soil isn’t well-drained? What if it’s soggier than the home of “Swamp People?” Will anything grow there besides duckweed? Of course. Let Grumpy enlighten you.
Every year, there’s a little event in Augusta that sends Southerners and golf fans nationwide into a tizzy: the Masters. From practice rounds to cocktail hour at the club, attire for the event is specific—clean-cut, conservative, preppy. While all-out prep isn’t my year-round M.O., I always appreciate any event that allows me to indulge my inner traditionalist on my site, The […]
There’s nothing like Easter in the South, and we’re getting nostalgic thinking about the egg hunts, frilly dresses, and Easter bonnets of yesteryear. We’d love to see your vintage Easter pictures of family gatherings and Easter supper spreads while we prepare for this year’s Easter weekend. Post them to Instagram with hashtags #TBT and #EasterThrowback, and we’ll post our favorites on Easter Sunday.