August 2010 Magazine

Features, recipes, and web exclusives from the August issue of Southern Living magazine.

August 2010 Recipes

Find recipes from the August 2010 issue of Southern Living magazine. more
travel | south-east

Shenandoah Secrets

Hike, camp, and picnic in this beauty of a park with picks from its biggest fans and our editors. It’s only an hour’s drive from Washington D.C. more
food | how-to

How To Grill Baby Back Ribs

Our test kitchen's unique stacking method gives you fall-off-the-bone tender results every time you grill. more
healthy living | mind and body

Six Ways To Beat the Heat

Keep your cool in summer heat with tips from Southern experts. more
home and garden | idea house

Senoia Georgia Idea House Tour

Take a room by room tour of this corner brownstone in Senoia, Georgia.

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home and garden | gardens

Lakeside Garden

At Jim Scott’s remarkable lakeside garden in Alabama, beauty and laughter lie around every bend. more
home and garden | gardens

How To Plant Crepe Myrtles

Our Grumpy Gardener gives his tips and tricks to planting crepe myrtles and making them last. more
healthy living | mind and body

Nighttime Skin Care Routine

Streamline your nightly beauty routine with our expert's simple tips. more
home and garden | idea house

Bayou Bend Idea House Tour

Take a room by room tour of this coastal cottage in Covington, LA.

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home and garden | gardens

10 Drought-Tolerant Native Plants

These Florida-native flowers and trees thrive in heat. more
home and garden | gardens

Seven Ways to Save Water in Your Yard

Try some of these ideas to keep your yard looking beautiful all year long. You’ll save time and use less water. more
home and garden | decorating

Cabin and Cottage Decorating Accessories

Whether you spend the summer on the shores of a lake or the coast, bring home some of your vacation with these decorating finds, all from companies right here in our region. more
travel | south-central

Louisiana Family Bike Ride

Set on the northern shore of Lake Pontchartrain, the Tammany Trace trail leads to scenic views and frosty brews. more
home and garden | gardens

Our Favorite Crepe Myrtles

You'll find lots of crepe myrtles out there. These are some of our favorites. more
travel | south-central

Orange Beach, Beyond the Shore 

The Alabama town has always been about more than sun and sand. Here are four great ideas for guaranteed fun. more