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Mix & Match: Easy Breezy

Answer summer’s call for easy, laidback entertaining with multiple looks centered on a set of casual dishes.   THE INSPIRATION With its interesting shape,…

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The Chili Cookbook Giveaway

The Chili Cookbook showcases the deep-rooted past and endless adaptations of the time-tested, one-pot comfort. By Elizabeth Bonner With school back in session, and…

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Bella Tuscany: An Alfresco Italian Feast

Transport guests to enchanted Italy with a simple summer luncheon on the loggia.  Calling to mind the sun-washed green valleys and ancient hill towns of…

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Fresh Look: Repurposed Screen Door

Creative solutions and easy embellishments  open the door to organization in the entryway. The  constant slamming of a screen door, once provided the soundtrack…

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Create Summer Floral Arrangements in Fruit

For a vibrant summer centerpiece with an imaginative twist, turn to the season’s bounty of produce, which can do double duty as fresh fare…

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5 No-Bake Treats for Summer

Indulge your sweet tooth to your heart’s content with these easy-to-make, no-bake goodies.  In the hottest days of summer, nothing beats cooling down with a delicious…

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The Southern Pantry Cookbook Giveaway

Carve out time for meals with loved ones with recipes that ease the effort of home cooking through a simple pantry spruce-up. By Elizabeth…

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Two Days Away: Apalachicola, Florida

Along the serene expanse of Florida’s Forgotten Coast lies Apalachicola, a quaint and quiet town with deep-rooted history and a distinctive culture marked by…

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Southern Spotlight: Southern Sisters

A Georgia-based entrepreneur finds her place at the table with easy-to-care-for linens designed to rekindle the art of entertaining. Life is measured in laughter,…

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Cool Off and Go Coast

The Mississippi Gulf Coast is waiting for you to come explore it, and there’s no better time than summer. July and August are hot,…

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Superb Summer Salads

Serve a sampler of summer salads for a variety of taste sensations—crispy, crunchy, salty, and sweet. A medley of flavors! Light, delicious, and bursting…

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Coastal Current Beach House Style

This dynamic beach house captures the essence of the seashore with contemporary pieces and a committed color scheme. By Elizabeth Bonner The striking retro Big…