The Art of Southern Charm
Summertime is the perfect weather to host a BBQ or cookout with family and friends. Often out-of-town guests and last minute get-togethers have a way of popping up when you least expect them. Celebrate life at its best with a little help from our favorite Bravolebrity, Patricia Altschul. In her new book, The Art of Southern Charm, the lifestyle icon shares her secrets for hosting the most magnificent soiree with a touch of Southern hospitality.
Next time you host a party, dish up some comfort food for your guests. Deviled eggs, ham biscuits, and of course pimento cheese, the caviar of the South, are always a big hit. Don't forget the Duke's mayonnaise when you whip up Patricia's delectable chicken-salad sandwiches. A true Southerner will taste the difference. Patricia makes it easy for busy moms to host a party by sharing favorite recipes complete with serving tips.
No gathering would be complete without cocktails. If you are a fan of Bravo TV's Southern Charm, you know Patricia's love for a good martini. She shares her butler Michael's Perfect Martini recipe along with suggestions for preparing standing bars in your home and outdoor living space. Glassware, alcohol & mixers, and even doggie swizzle sticks are included in the grande dame's must-have list. And if you are attending a party this summer, Patricia also includes her do's and don'ts for hostess gifts.
Five Tips To For a Girl's First Leg Shave
Do you remember your first time shaving? Mine wasn’t pretty. I snuck my dad’s razor and shaved my legs dry. It wasn’t pretty. Get your daughter ready for this rite of passage with the right tools and a quick education. We've got five tips to help you navigate your daughter's ...read more
Why You Should Add Wild Blueberries to Your Diet
Do your New Year's goals involve healthier eating? Adding more fruits and vegetables to your diet? Or even adding tasty new recipes to your repertoire? We've got five reasons for you to add wild blueberries to your diet. Our friends from the Wild Blueberry Association have ...read more
Why Moms are Loving This Blueberry Couscous Salad
It's blueberry picking time. And while most blueberry recipes revolve around baked goods, we've got something different to share. First, a few sentences singing the praises of this lovely fruit. Blueberries are high in antioxidants, improve memory function and reduce the effects ...read more
Make this summer a season to remember. Pick up a copy of The Art of Southern Charm. It is more than just a Southern etiquette book. It's a lifestyle guide for moms and millennials who are in search of sage advice on entertaining, manners, and what it truly means to be a lady.
Momtrends was not paid for this post. We were given samples for review. This post may contain affiliate links. By clicking and shopping, you help support Momtrends and allow us to keep reporting on trends.