All too often, chopped salads wind up tasting mediocre and doused in dressing. We were set on creating a simple version that was fresh and flavorful.
It was only a matter of time before sweet potato-loving Southern cooks combined the fluffy texture and pleasant tang of biscuits with the earthy sweetness of this popular tuber.
An evening of pageantry and a focus on service marked the introduction of the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2019 Charity Ball king and queen Saturday at Trotter Convention Center in Columbus.
A variety of styles will distinguish the annual Columbus Girlchoir Tour of Homes Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m. to noon. Three houses near downtown Columbus will open to visitors for the nonprofit choral organization's major fundraiser.
Downtown Columbus' Spring Open House April 5-6 offers area residents and visitors yet another good reason to be out and about in the Golden Triangle this coming weekend.
The Town & Tower Club quarterly meeting will include the Columbus Air Force Base.
With luck, "April showers" in the Golden Triangle won't equal the deluges -- and mud -- of the past couple of months.
Thank goodness spring has arrived! After what seems to be an eternity, I finally had a chance to do some much-needed work in my landscape and garden.
There are some interesting experiences worth having, but not often. Eating hot peppers and poking myself in the eye come to mind.
University of Alabama researchers are seeking youth participants for a theater-based autism spectrum disorder study cohort to begin in June 2019.
Mississippi libraries are joining libraries of all types April 7-13 in celebrating the many ways libraries build strong communities by providing critical resources, programs and expertise.
Somewhat to my pseudo-horror, I overheard a group of teenage girls in a local restaurant this past week. (I wasn't eavesdropping; it was unavoidable.) Their topic reminded me of all those impending "swimsuit seasons" when I was a teen.
"Ding-dong!" the doorbell jangled cheerily from our back door. I glanced at Zack. "You expecting anybody?" He looked back at me. "Nope. You?"
This bread pudding is earthy, comforting, and perfect for a relaxed brunch at home.
You'd never know that pasta primavera, a pseudo-Italian dish that appears on virtually every chain restaurant menu, actually has roots in French haute cuisine.
Starting salmon with the skin side down in a pan is a neat way to cook fish.
Change tends to come slowly to a venerable 79-year tradition like the Columbus Spring Pilgrimage. But, as with all things, change does come with the passage of time. This year's annual Pilgrimage marks an exit, and an entrance -- a farewell to the tour by one homeowner family, and the beginning of another family's antebellum journey.