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Southern Living

Southern Living

August 2021

SOUTHERN LIVING celebrates the legendary food, gracious homes, lush gardens, and distinct places that make the South unique. In every edition you’ll find dozens of recipes prepared in our famous test kitchens, guides to the best travel experiences, decorating ideas and inspiration, and gardening tips tailored specifically to your climate.

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Meredith Corporation
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1 min
behind the scenes

Erin Napier This isn’t the only time Erin Napier, cohost of HGTV’s hit shows Home Town and Home Town Takeover, has appeared in our pages, but it’s the first time she’s done so as a writer. As you’ll see in “The Book of Ouida” (page 104), the Laurel, Mississippi, native is a gifted storyteller. Betsy Cribb Betsy Cribb is the Features Editor at Southern Living. Based in Birmingham, she covers a variety of topics for the magazine, from family food traditions (“Roll Models,” page 96) to the women making our region a bolder, brighter place (“The New Southern Tastemakers,” page 79). TOP TO BOTTOM: CEDRIC ANGELES; ROBBIE CAPONETTO…

3 min
the 2021 southern living pet awards

Grooming Go-Tos Scrub, brush, and spray your pet’s way to healthy hair, ears, paws, and teeth Housekeeping Heroes Hardworking tools to ensure pesky messes (hair, odors, and stains—oh my!) are kept at bay Playtime Picks Rough-and-tumble toys for sniffing, scratching, chewing, or fetching Creature Comforts Dreamy beds for catnaps and lounging the day away Travel Companions Gear and essentials for road trips, hikes, and other outdoor adventures COURTESY VENDORS; TIDY CATS BREEZE LITTER BOX SYSTEM: ROBBIE CAPONETTO. COURTESY VENDORS; PEPPER X DOGWOOD PAINTED BASKET BUNDLE: ROBBIE CAPONETTO. COURTESY VENDORS; DOG BICYCLE BASKET AND BRONTE WASTE-BAG HOLDER: ROBBIE CAPONETTO…

8 min
the new southern tastemakers

Sue Sartor FOUNDER AND DESIGNER, SUE SARTOR Monroe, Louisiana @suesartor Vibrant handstamped woodblock prints and breezy, blousy sleeves are the hallmarks of Sartor’s covetable, Instagram-famous caftan dresses. An Upcoming Brand Addition: “I am currently designing select menswear pieces in my signature botanical block prints. First up is a bow tie I patterned after my husband’s favorite vintage piece. It was from his father’s bow tie collection. Pop was the epitome of a true Southern gentleman.” A COVID-19 Takeaway: “We’re all connected. Our respect for one another and our environment is crucial to our mutual success. Before the pandemic, fashion was on a crazy train without any direction. The coronavirus taught us to slow down and gain perspective.” Accomplishments Worth Celebrating: “I am most proud to have a family that loves and supports one another. It gives me…

8 min
cheat sheets

SOUTHERN COOKING AT ITS BEST Rosemary Chicken Thighs with Summer Vegetables ACTIVE 20 MIN. - TOTAL 50 MIN. SERVES 4 1 small (1-lb.) eggplant1 small orange bell pepper, sliced into thin strips (about 2 cups)1 Tbsp. olive oil2 tsp. kosher salt, divided½ tsp. black pepper, divided1 Tbsp. grated lemon zest (from 2 lemons)3 tsp. finely chopped fresh rosemary, divided4 (7- to 8-oz.) bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs1 medium zucchini, cut into half-moons (2 ½ cups)1 pt. yellow cherry tomatoes, halved2 Tbsp. finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley, plus more for garnish1 tsp. balsamic glaze 1. Preheat oven to 475°F with racks in upper third and lower third positions. Cut eggplant in half lengthwise. Reserve 1 of the eggplant halves for another use. Cut remaining eggplant half in half lengthwise; then slice crosswise into ½-inch-thick pieces. Place in…

1 min
recipe index

Beverages Blackberry Floats, p. 20 Honeydew Mojitos, p. 102 Melon Slushies, p. 102 Watermelon Sangría, p. 102 Breads Blackberry-Lime Drop Biscuits, p. 20 Cornmeal Waffles, p. 120 Mains Baked Caprese Chicken with Green Beans and Corn, p. 112 Grilled Shrimp Lettuce Wraps, p. 124 Herb-Crusted Salmon with Potatoes and Tomatoes, p. 110 Rosemary Chicken Thighs with Summer Vegetables, p. 110 Sheet Pan Jambalaya, p. 114 Sheet Pan Vegetable Lasagna, p. 111 Thu-Ha Nguyen’s Vietnamese Egg Rolls, p. 99 Sweets Berry-Orange Parfait Pops, p. 118 Blueberry Cobbler Parfait Pops, p. 118 Cherries-and-Cream Icebox Cake, p. 123 Mango-Lime Parfait Pops, p. 118 Ouida’s Chocolate Delight, p. 107 Piña Colada Parfait Pops, p. 118 Raspberry-Peach Parfait Pops, p. 118 Extras Simple Syrup, p. 102…

3 min
the new guy

ONE OF THE least original things we did during the pandemic was to bring home a puppy. This was in the spring of 2020, when the experience of quarantining was still new. Like many people, we were looking for a diversion—anything to take our minds off the news. We already had a dog we loved, an easygoing Jack Russell terrier named Rocky, but when some good friends of ours in Charleston, South Carolina, said they had a litter of Boykin spaniels on the way, it seemed like fate. Our kids, bleary-eyed from online school, sparked to the idea immediately, making empty promises about how they would feed and clean up after him. In no time, we convinced ourselves that Rocky needed a friend and that we were destined for a…