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. more
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