Steel Magnolias Podcast

Steel Magnolias Podcast

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, history, regional events, college football, and more! Whether you are new to the South, never left the South, or just curious about the South, come on in!

Shop Southern - Gift Ideas for the Season

This has become a tradition that we do our southern gift ideas to help our listeners prepare for the gift giving season. With our economy in a dire situation, what better time to support American made products and supporting local/regional businesses! Meet us at the table to help get your gift list completed. Previous Gift Episodes Referenced: ...

Virginia is for Peanuts

On today’s episode, we got to speak with Marshall Rabil, of Virginia-based, female and family-owned Hubbard Peanut Company , aka HUBS. Many years ago, in the small Virginia crossroads village of Sedley, Dot Hubbard developed a unique way to cook the Virginia peanuts grown on her father's farm. She diligently used only the finest pe...

Fried Chicken

Fried chicken, also known as Southern fried chicken...although we would never say that here, it’s just fried chicken which is simply breaded chicken parts that have been deep fried.  Now, that’s the simple way of putting it, but the path to getting the meat to retain juices and the breading seasoned perfectly to add crispin...

Sean Dietrich LIVE at The Franklin Theatre

Here in the American South, we have a question we ask one another. Who are your people? That means, who is your family? We like to know how we connect to one another. Our guest today is not a part of our biological family, but we do feel like he is OUR people. Sean Dietrich is a writer, storyteller, musician, lover of bloodhounds,...

Krispy Kreme

Driving down the road a RED neon light flashes on that catches your eye: HOT NOW the sign reads… Original Glazed Krispy Kreme. If you’ve ever experienced a warm, melty Krispy Kreme donut then you know there is no going back. How did 2 brothers in Winston Salem set out to make the most awesome donuts on the planet? Let’s take a c...