Assistant Food EditorPat is an Assistant Editor at Southern Living and has been a part of the team since 2006. She works with the Senior Food Editor to plan monthly print food features and stories that will highlight Southerners making a difference through food, share delicious recipes that utilize seasonal produce, and offer exceptional reader service. Pat also writes digital content on a variety of topics including cooking, gardening, and pets. One of the reasons Pat enjoys living in Birmingham is because it is centrally located between the mountains and the Gulf coast. She spends her free time gardening, hiking with her dogs, and pursuing her goal of becoming a better horsewoman.
How they are different and how to substitute one for the other.
Don't abandon your baking project, you probably have a good substitute in the fridge.
This lovely herb is a vigorous grower, so keep a sharp pair of pruners around.
Turn fresh strawberries into unforgettable desserts.
Pruning tomato plants is an easy way to prevent disease and promote fruit production.
Keep your yard dazzling with vivid reds, golds, and yellows.
How to Repot an Orchid
Like all plants, these tropical beauties need some TLC in order to thrive and survive.