We love a holiday, don't we? Valentine's Day is no exception. The precise history of this love fest and the patron saint believed to have inspired it may be a bit hazy when you dig deep, but no matter.
For me, it's just not a party without deviled eggs. Doesn't matter if it's a summer barbecue or a winter shindig. I need deviled eggs.
Sometimes it takes just a few simple ingredients to win my heart. That's what fellow Southerner Ben Mims recently did. And he did it with candy.
Time travel is often just a matter of a scent, a sound, a sight. Take the sight of a familiar gold foil spine on a Little Golden Book, maybe one with three little kittens or a feisty tugboat on the cover.
Friends of Mississippi Libraries Inc. (FML) has two new officers, both from Columbus.
The big band era popularized by legendary bandleaders like Glenn Miller, Artie Shaw and Tommy Dorsey is revisited Friday evening at Trotter Convention Center in downtown Columbus.
The Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library launches its annual Table Talk series Wednesday with a visit by Alabama native Frye Gaillard.
The Stephen D. Lee Foundation will host its fifth annual Valentine's Day Party on Saturday, Feb.14 from 7:30 p.m. until 10 p.m.
Acclaimed poet Terrance Hayes is the distinguished guest for the College of Arts & Sciences Institute for the Humanities' second annual Writer-in-Residence the week of Feb. 9-13 at Mississippi State University.
With the mission of making beautiful music for the Starkville-MSU Symphony Association and Golden Triangle communities, "A Magnolia Affair" on Saturday, Feb. 14 features live music, heavy hors d'oeuvres, a silent auction and two raffle drawings.
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.
Cold winter weather causes changes in the foliage of many evergreen plants, including making them express new colors.
The next best thing to sharing a good meal, is talking about it. On eight occasions annually, the Taste Buds Cookbook Club gathers to do both.
Enticing aromas have been coming out of Room 121 in the Education and Human Sciences Building on the Mississippi University for Women campus.
Powdered peanut butter sounds, pardon the pun, a bit nuts.
The campus is quiet on a Tuesday evening, dusk closing in on shadowed sidewalks leading to Painter Hall. Inside the venerable building at Mississippi University for Women, almost nothing stirs, only a lone student putting in work after hours.
If you're like me and most other home gardeners, you want shrubs to have multiseason interest and be versatile, beautiful and low maintenance.