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Two sisters, Lainie and Laura Beth, who love family, traditions, and all things Southern! There's plenty of room at the table, so pull up a chair as we discuss Southern culture, food, hospitality, travel, regional events, college football, preserving the good, Southern etiquette and more!

Two sisters, Lainie and Laura Beth, who love family, traditions, and all things Southern! There's plenty of room at the table, so pull up a chair as we discuss Southern culture, food, hospitality, travel, regional events, college football, preserving the good, Southern etiquette and more!
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Two sisters, Lainie and Laura Beth, who love family, traditions, and all things Southern! There's plenty of room at the table, so pull up a chair as we discuss Southern culture, food, hospitality, travel, regional events, college football, preserving the good, Southern etiquette and more!

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Episodes

Sunday Dinner in the South

3/5/2019
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Is it dinner or supper? Join us as we discuss all things "Sunday Dinner" from casseroles to crockpots to southern potlucks! Follow us on Instagram @steelmagnoliaspodcast Meatloaf recipe and really all of this cookbook could contribute well to a Sunday Supper - “Food That Says Welcome” - https://amzn.to/2ELuyky "Sunday Dinner in the South” by Tammy Algood -https://amzn.to/2XEWuhp Crockpot Meatballs - https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/239824/grape-jelly-meatballs/ Crockpot...

Duration:00:34:50

Guest Rooms & Southern Restaurant Chains

2/26/2019
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Southerners are known for their hospitality but it does take some planning, especially if you're expecting houseguests! Lainie and Laura Beth are sharing thoughts on setting up a guest bedroom and bathroom so that you're prepared to host well! We also take a look at some of the South's best restaurant chains, and yes, we mention more than just Chick-fil-a but that is definitely top of the list! Follow us on Instagram @steelmagnoliaspodcast

Duration:00:47:28

Wheel of Fortune Part 2, Gone with the Wind, and Manners

2/19/2019
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Here we go again holding onto the good of The South! Laura Beth tells all on what being a winner on Wheel of Fortune is like! She and her husband are the featured contestants on WOF's blog this week. Check out more of their experience: https://www.wheeloffortune.com/contestants?c=philip--laura-bethp110019 We are diving deeper into the 80th anniversary of a southern classic - GONE WITH THE WIND! Get tickets to see it in theaters nationwide on Feb 28, Mar 3, Mar 17 & Mar 18. Find a...

Duration:01:03:58

Wheel of Fortune Part 1 & Mardi Gras

2/11/2019
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Co-host Laura Beth Peters tells about being on "Sweethearts Week" for WHEEL OF FORTUNE. We also take a look at What is Mardi Gras? Mardi Gras trip planning: https://www.mardigrasneworleans.com "Gone with the Wind" is coming BACK to theaters Feb 28, Mar 3.Find a theatre near you: https://www.fathomevents.com

Duration:00:33:38

Keeneland

2/5/2019
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On this episode we are covering Keeneland - an internationally renowned racecourse founded in 1936 and the Thoroughbred industry's leading auction house. Located in Lexington, KY. Join us there for the spring meet on April 6th! General admission tickets: https://www.keeneland.com If you like our podcast and if you want to hold onto the good of The South, will you give us a rating and review?

Duration:00:38:08

Bourbon vs. Whiskey 101 and Southern Expressions

1/28/2019
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We're giving you our best Bourbon 101 and we promise you'll learn something in today's episode full of nuggets about this famous libation! We also had a little fun talking about some southern expression that might need translating. Resources of things mentioned in this episode: Buttermilk Pie Recipe: https://bit.ly/2DEg7ym We tasted Four Roses, Makers Mark 46 and Weller Special Reserve Kentucky Bourbon Trail: https://kybourbontrail.com

Duration:00:51:29

Beauty Shops & MLK JR.

1/22/2019
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We had so much fun talking about southern beauty shops and the community that happens in this staple of southern culture! We concluded with a tribute to the victorious southern, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This was a fun read (lots of photography too) - "The Beauty Box" https://amzn.to/2SbmqRS

Duration:00:36:27

Southwest Airlines and "When in the South"

1/15/2019
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With the recent passing of Herb Kelleher, former Southwest Airlines CEO, we are talking about the changes he brought to the industry. We're also diving into our new segment "When in the South" with observations from new comers to the area that are probably all too familiar to anyone that lives or travels to the south! And if you're looking for some yummy Blue Bell Mardi Gras King Cake ice cream, find a store here: https://www.bluebell.com/where-to-buy/

Duration:00:42:59

New Year's Day meal and Southern Events 2019

1/1/2019
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What does a southerner eat for good luck and prosperity on New Year's Day? Plus, Southern Events to mark on your calendar for 2019!

Duration:00:42:47

Christmas Train, Southern Breakfast and Fruitcake

12/25/2018
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Merry Christmas! Sisters Lainie and Laura Beth are in the Christmas spirit sharing about a special Appalachian Train with history, a typical southern breakfast, and of course, a discussion on fruitcake!

Duration:00:42:28

Unclaimed Baggage, Thank You Notes & Southern Movies

12/18/2018
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A hidden gem we have to share about in Alabama, Thank You Notes, Southern Movies and Family Style Seating.. lots of Alabama influence in today's episode! Gift Idea for any Southerner: Pulled Pork Shredder - https://amzn.to/2TkJQC1

Duration:00:43:40

Thoughtful Gift Giving

12/11/2018
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As we love doing, we have a tasty beverage to share as we dive deep into thoughtful gift giving.

Duration:00:43:38

Southern Rock and Punches

12/4/2018
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As we sip on some festive punch we dive into a personal love - Southern Rock! Muscle Shoals documentary mentioned in this podcast is available via Amazon: https://amzn.to/2PhNA46 St. Cecilia Punch recipe: https://charlestonmag.com/features/st_cecilia_society_punch Ham Delights recipe: https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/216756/baked-ham-and-cheese-party-sandwiches/

Duration:00:38:24

City vs Country Ham, Community in the South, Regional Holiday Events

11/27/2018
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Join us as we sip on some punch and chat about city vs. country ham! We'll also discuss the slower pace of life in the South and the deep need to be known by your community. We read an excerpt from the handy devotional "52 Life Lessons from It's a Wonderful Life": https://amzn.to/2Ul6Gth Regional Events mentioned on this episode: Atlanta, GA “Morehouse/Spelman Christmas Concert”: http://spelman.edu Dahlonega, GA: http://dahlonega.org Helen, GA “Bavarian Looking Town”:...

Duration:00:35:19

Roy Clark, Southern Names and Cast Iron Cooking

11/18/2018
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We packed in the topics today as we acknowledge the passing of a picking legend, talk about what's in a Southern Name and Lainie gets to eliminate fears we might have of cooking with cast iron. LODGE's recommendations for cast iron care: http://www.lodgemfg.com/use-and-care/cast-iron-lets-cook

Duration:00:40:55

Pimiento Cheese & Thanksgiving

11/16/2018
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Sisters Lainie Stubblefield and Laura Beth Peters kick off Episode 1 talking about what else than Pimiento Cheese and Thanksgiving; getting you ready for great conversation on the big day! Pimiento Cheese Recipe: https://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/our-favorite-pimiento-cheese Cranberry Relish Recipe: https://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/pineapple-cranberry-sauce-with-chiles-and-cilantro "Whiskey in a Teacup" a must for all southerners: https://amzn.to/2DA5w7C Cornucopia Recipe:...

Duration:00:36:15