Summer Safety: With Donald Dunphy of The Volunteer Weather Guys
“The Birmingham area has so many different kinds of people; Vulcan Park represents a place where everyone can come together to celebrate their city.” — Melanie Goodsell
On the first Sunday in June, every year for ten years, the people of Birmingham have been coming together to celebrate the “Birthday” of our biggest resident — a fifty-six foot cast iron statue known locally as “Vulcan”. Everyone meets at Vulcan Park, high atop Red Mountain, for a community party hosted by the [Read more…]
Sweet Tea is a staple beverage in the South. It is perfect on its own or sweetened with flavored simple syrups. In my cookbook, Modern Hospitality: Simple Recipes with Southern Charm, I created a tangerine tea recipe. [Read more…]
1 .Never add water to a pan that has hot oil in it. It could make the oil spatter and burn someone. Throw baking soda or flour on a grease fire.
2. If you are cleaning smelly hands after chopping onions or garlic: Just rub them on a stainless steel spoon. The steel is supposed to absorb the odor. [Read more…]