It seemed an unlikely goal. I wanted a single solution for two problems -- how to keep kids entertained while preparing Thanksgiving dinner and how to serve sweet potatoes in a fresh, creative way.
For such a simple dish, creamed spinach can be a pain to make.
Picture this: after a long day at the office (or at the kids' soccer field or wherever) you turn the key to open your front door and you are greeted by the heady aroma of a steamy meaty stew.
Cowbells make Davis Wade Stadium one of the loudest and most intimidating venues in the nation.
Some of Columbus' "liveliest" spirits will be stirring Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7-8 when the annual Ghosts & Legends Tours come to call.
It is arguably the oldest known form of music in America.
Many Southerners (in general) and Mississippians (in particular) base their new plant selections on the annual recommendations from the Mississippi Medallion Selection Committee.
One of my favorite toys as a child was my Crayola Caddy.
The Mississippi University for Women Department of Art and Design's chapter of Kappa Pi will host its annual Art in Autumn Auction on Saturday, Nov 8.
Fans of Michael Farris Smith's 2013 novel "Rivers" will soon have more of the story.
The Starkville Area Arts Council is hosting a group exhibition entitled the Holiday Showcase at the Greater Starkville Development Partnership.
The Starkville Symphony Orchestra will return Friday to Mississippi State University's historic Lee Hall to present a series of children's concerts and an evening concert for music lovers of all ages.
The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest. Be aware that some venues add facility/convenience charges to ticket prices.
Two days before Halloween and the festive spirit has caught up with you.
The Hitching Lot Farmers' Market in Columbus has officially closed for the season.
Don Stewart and his wife will be home with the lights on Halloween night, waiting for trick-or-treaters. But like a lot of folks who stock up on candy, they'll probably end up eating it themselves.
It's true... Despite what the kids think, not all Halloween treats need to rot your teeth on contact.
These earthy, hearty turnovers work equally well as a fall gathering appetizer and an easy weeknight meal.
Let's talk about one of the season's most iconic vegetables -- canned pumpkin.