September 2008 Magazine Issue

Southern Living magazine contents for September 2008.

September 2008 Recipes

Complete listing of the recipes featured in the September 2008 issue, plus our test kitchen's top-rated list. more
home and garden | gardens

Around Your Garden

For August … Our Garden Editor offers tips and ideas for you. more
travel | south-east

Grayton Beach, FL

Summer is the perfect time for a road trip to this laid-back area of the beach. more
travel | south-central


Slade Rushing and Allison Vines-Rushing strip off the extra layers of traditional New Orleans cuisine and go fresh at MiLa. more
home and garden | decorating

Rearrange & Renew

This overcrowded great room gets a smart update that’s perfect for every day. more
home and garden | decorating

Meeting in the Middle

By placing their vanity and makeup area in the center of their bath, this couple put every inch to good use. more
home and garden | decorating

Blending Furniture Style

Take a cue from Terra Cottage in trendy Midtown Atlanta for tips on blending new and old furniture with durable industrial pieces and soft, frilly accessories. more
home and garden | decorating

Island Appeal

Check out this cook’s paradise, where the look of the Caribbean isles meets Charleston style. more
home and garden | gardens

8 Favorite Plants for Fall

Lots of plants offer golden blooms or leaves in autumn, and they can make any garden glow. Here are eight of our favorites.

home and garden | gardens

Pretty Up Your Pots

Give your containers a fresh face with these expert ideas. more
home and garden | gardens

Social Climber-Cypress Vine

Set a seasonal table under a gazebo of green. more
home and garden | gardens

Sharing Roses

It’s easier than you think to root roses. Follow these steps to have more beautiful flowers to enjoy or give away. more
home and garden | gardens

Just Relax

Keep it simple, and choose things that will work for you--not the other way around. Those are the keys to this low-maintenance gathering space. more
travel | south-east

Virginia on the Vine

Yes, the wine is that good. Now more than ever, a trip to this state’s wine country includes fun for everyone. more
healthy living | mind and body

Healthy Party, Big Latin Flavor

Excite your guests with this robust menu, using a new supermarket secret that makes entertaining easier than ever. more
healthy living | mind and body

Fall In Love With Comfy Shoes

There’s no need to sacrifice style to treat your tootsies right. Use these tips to choose high-fashion shoes that are good for you. more
healthy living | mind and body

Words To Live By

Reading does the mind (and body) good. more
healthy living | fitness

Footsteps to Fitness

Surround yourself with nature for a great workout. more
healthy living | mind and body

Coffee's Healthy Perks

Coffee is making a comeback when it comes to our health. Find out what America’s favorite morning drink has to offer. more
food | how-to

Fresh Ideas for Shrimp

Make a quick stop by the seafood counter, and pick up a pound of shrimp. We’ll show you six fast and flavorful ways to make it special. more
food | entertaining

Fall Refresher

Here’s a versatile beverage to serve regardless of the temperature. It’s a cinnamon-, clove-, and ginger-spiced sipper. more
food | kitchen assistant

Harvest Salads

September brings a bounty of late-summer produce along with the first crisp tastes of fall. Enjoy them all in this colorful collection of easy-to-serve dishes. more
food | entertaining

Pork With Pizzazz

Why settle for a plain old chop or tenderloin when you can enjoy one of these creative choices? more
home and garden | gardens

September 2008: Around Your Garden

For September . . . Our Garden Editor offers tips and ideas for you. more
food | how-to

Best-Ever Apple Pie

You have to try it, and we’re revealing all our tricks to help you succeed. more
food | kitchen assistant

Quick & Easy: Farmhouse Breakfast

Start with these classics for a relaxed weekend with company or a quiet morning with family. more
food | quick fix suppers

A Week of Easy Meals

Any season can be hectic, so use our budget-friendly recipe plan and printable grocery list to save time, money, and decision-making. more
food | kitchen assistant

Great Grilled Eggplant

Produce stands are spilling over with this beautiful fruit. more
food | entertaining

Cozy Fireside Supper

Celebrate great food and friends with this surprisingly easy, laid-back menu. more
food | quick fix suppers

Fast Sides

Stretch supper in a hurry with these tasty choices. more
food | how-to

All-Time Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Find tips, tricks, and variations on our All-Time Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe. more
food | quick fix suppers

Quick-Fix Jammin' Jambalaya

Awaken your taste buds with Creole-inspired recipes that are just right for a weeknight. Your family will love them too! more
travel | mid-atlantic

Marching Ravens Take the Field

This all-volunteer band gets Baltimore’s NFL team moving. more
travel | south-east

Cancer Sisters

Six young breast cancer survivors fought through painful memories to author Just a Lump in the Road and to help new patients fighting the disease. more
travel | south-central

Southerners: Branford Marsalis

This jazzman keeps steady in his music and his life. more
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September 2008: Sources

An online resource guide to help you locate a product or a service that you've seen in the magazine. more