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Real Men Eat Salads

Many of you probably think Grumpy hunts and devours live animals. Well, he used to, until his wife convinced him to eat a more healthy diet. So here is Grumpy’s new freshly planted salad garden. Not only will its leaves supply lots of Vitamins, minerals, and fiber, but unlike animals they will not struggle while being harvested.

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5 Southern Delicacies That You Love & I Hate

  Friends of Southern Living, please sit down, for I have shocking news. I hate raw tomatoes, as well as four other iconic Southern foods.

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We’re Calling It: Tater Tots Are Trending

As the Gershwins have been reminding us since 1937, I say “potato,” you say “tater tot.” Luckily, no one called the whole thing off, and now it’s official: the tater tot no longer toils in high school. It’s graduated, and we couldn’t be prouder of its success. Ladies and gentleman, we’re calling this the Year of the Tot.

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First Look: The Cover Of Sean Brock’s Long-Awaited New Book “Heritage”

Charleston chef Sean Brock doesn’t deal in half-measures. Never has, and he wasn’t going to start with his definitive cookbook-that’s-way-more-than-a-cookbook. Called Heritage and published by Artisan Books, it hits shelves on Oct. 21. Here’s a first look at the cover of the tome that consumed much of Sean’s last three years.

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Here’s The Biggest Bourbon Selection In Columbia, Soon The States?

Kristian Niemi might hail from Minneapolis, but his soul is Southern. Case in point: His restaurant, opening Monday, April 28, is named Bourbon, is located on Columbia, South Carolina’s now-bustling Main Street, and boasts the largest bourbon selection in Columbia. Kristian is ambitious — he aims to grow the selection to be one of the largest in the U.S.

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How a Philly Cheesesteak Brought a Southern Chef to National TV, Kind Of

Move aside, Emeril Lagasse. There’s a new celebrity chef in America. Chef David Guas spent the majority of his life in two major Southern food hubs, New Orleans and Washington D.C. During that time, he’s worked at some of the most acclaimed restaurants in both cities, written books, appeared as a contestant on Chopped, and brought his native New Orleans […]

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Wow, What A Strawberry!

Grumpy sees so many new plants each year that they tend to fade into a blur of ennui. I mean, does the world really need another new heuchera or coneflower? But there is one plant that has me itching out of my normally baby-soft skin to try it. A fantabulous new strawberry called ‘Tristan.’

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Meet the Love Plants

She’s always been your girl. When the moment is right, you want to respond. But your male dysfunction — that could be a lack of gardening know-how. Fortunately, there’s an answer. A new book by Helen Yoest called Plants with Benefits.

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Time to Label GMOs

It’s weird, isn’t it? I can buy a box of cereal, a bottle of soy sauce, a soft drink, or a loaf of bread and the labels will tell me almost everything there is in the product — salt, sugar, fat, cholesterol, caffeine, Vitamins, minerals, artificial flavors and colors, preservatives, and emulsifiers. The FDA requires it. But there’s one thing […]

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The Hubby Secret Weight-Loss Tricks They Don’t Want You to Know

Ladies, did your hubby spend the entire Thanksgiving weekend planted in his recliner in front of the big screen watching football and stuffing his face with turkey, beer, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie, and, well…..stuffing? If so, he probably weighs slightly more than his pickup. Help him shed those holiday pounds and regain the youthful figure you settled for […]

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