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July 25, 2017 • FOOD, SOUTHERNISMS

6 Things Every Southerner Should Have in the Kitchen

Draper James founder and creative director Reese Witherspoon puts what we love most about Southern cooking quite succinctly: “I love to cook comfort food.”

That’s what kitchens should be for, after all. They should be welcoming, full of life, and, …

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July 23, 2017 • RECIPE

Hello, Sugar: Bethcakes’ No-Bake S’mores Cheesecakes in Jars

There are two words that will always increase your willingness to make a homemade dessert (especially on a steamy, humid summer day): No bake.

Without cranking up the oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit, your home will stay nice and cool …

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July 19, 2017 • PEOPLE, STYLE SCHOOL

Style School: Ruffles and Summer Blues with The Southern Style Guide

We currently (and all the time, if we’re honest) have a thing for ruffles and the color blue.

Ruffles add a fun, feminine touch to an outfit, and if you’ve ever been to one of our stores, you know …

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July 16, 2017 • RECIPE

Hello, Sugar: A Happy Healthy Heart’s Blackberry Lavender Ice Cream Recipe

Every year, on the third Sunday of July, we celebrate National Ice Cream Day.

We know, we know. It seems like every other day is a national food holiday… But if these holidays give us a reason to indulge in …

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July 14, 2017 • SOUTHERNISMS

9 Essential Southernisms, And How to Use Them in Everyday Life

Being Southern isn’t just eating fried chicken, sipping sweet tea, and swapping tall tales with your neighbors on the front porch.

It’s saying “yes, ma’am” and “no, ma’am” and greeting everyone you pass on the street. It’s knowing you …

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