Checking on the Arts
2:54 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

A Festive "Twelfth Night" at the Dixon

Credit TN Shakespeare Company

Tennessee Shakespeare Company continues their season with a new production of "Twelfth Night" at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens December 11-14 and 18-21.

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The Weekly Dish
6:49 am
Tue December 2, 2014

Holiday Classics: Peppermint Bark

Jennifer Chandler's Peppermint Bark
Credit Jennifer Chandler

Handmade gifts are the best kind, particularly when they're edible and prettily packaged. Some of the season's best recipes are the ones that make delicious gifts. Offering them to friends is much more than a small gesture -- it's a personal one, showing the best sentiments of the season.

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7:00 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Stuffing and Dressing: Is There Really a Difference?

Credit Jennifer Chandler

The age-old question remains: What’s the difference between stuffing and dressing? The basic difference is the cooking method. If you cook it inside the bird, it’s called stuffing. If you bake it in a separate pan, it’s called dressing. But we can all call it one thing for sure: delicious.

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9:05 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Happening this Weekend in Memphis

Credit New Ballet Ensemble

Get your  calendar out, Holly Whitfield of the I Love Memphis blog has some things you won't want to miss this weekend.

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6:30 am
Thu November 20, 2014

WKNO Culture Desk: Jennifer Biggs on Where to Get Food for Thanksgiving

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There's no shame in supplementing a Thanksgiving dinner with delicious side dishes (and even main courses) cooked by the professionals. Commercial Appeal food writer Jennifer Biggs suggests some of her favorite places to get a guilt-free Thanksgiving feast.

Each year, Jennifer Biggs keeps an updated list of restaurants and kitchens that either offer Thanksgiving dishes for sale in advance, or are open on the big day. 

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