Steel Magnolias - Uplifting Conversations About Life in the South

Steel Magnolias - Uplifting Conversations About Life in the South

Laura Beth Peters and Lainie Stubblefield

Two sisters, Lainie and Laura Beth, who love family, traditions, and all things Southern! There's plenty of room at the table, so pull up a chair as we discuss Southern culture, food, hospitality, travel, regional events, college football, preserving the good, Southern etiquette and more! Whether you are new to the South, never left the South, or just curious about the South, come on in! Instagram: @steelmagnoliaspodcast

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Stack Cakes

In this episode we are talking about a dessert that you might see at a community gathering, especially in the mountains of Appalachia. It’s pretty tall, not too sweet and as the story goes even a community effort. The Apple Stack Cake is a labor of love. It looks more like big thick pancakes with filling in between each layer.  This cake screams fa...

Packhorse Librarians

Judy Blume once said "Librarians save lives: by handing the right book, at the right time, to a kid in need." Librarians play an important role in the lives of those who love to read. But what if you had no access to a library nor books? Today we are discussing some heroic librarians that filled a gap in a time of great need in the South. Under Pre...

Strange Names of Southern Towns

Today’s topic was given to us by a listener and we can’t wait to dive in. Do you have an idea for our show? If so, we’d love to hear it and consider it, contact us through Instagram @SteelMagnoliasPodcast or via our website: SteelMagnoliasPodcast.com We have some anniversary patrons to thank! These people have been supporting us for a full year and...

Southern Marching Bands & Majorettes

No surprises here, especially if you’ve been listening to this podcast for a while or lived in the South very long, that college football is a big deal here. On this episodewe are talking about the BACKBONE of college football. The talent and esteem found in marching bands are proof that music is an incredibly important part of the game and one of ...

Pawpaws

Pawpaw trees, (also known as the Appalachian Banana or Hillbilly Banana) are the largest edible fruit trees native to North America. Have you heard of them? If not, join the many other Americans that have not We are talking all things paw paw and get ready to even hear Lainie sing about them!   Also, we mentioned how great Peyton Manning’s accept...