Being Dead Is No Excuse

Being Dead Is No Excuse: The Official Southern Ladies Guide to Hosting the Perfect Funeral

Food & Drink, Food Writing
Paperback Published on: 07/05/2013
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In this deliciously entertaining slice of Southern life (and death), inveterate hostess Gayden Metcalfe explains everything you need to know to host an authentic Southern funeral. Each chapter includes a delicious, tried-and-true Southern recipe you'll need if you plan to die tastefully any time soon, including Pickled Shrimp, Aunt Hebe's Coconut Cake, and the ubiquitous Bing Cherry Salad with Coca-Cola. Even if you've never been south of Rochester, this book will charm, it will entertain, and it will give you all the ingredients for the perfect Southern send-off.

  • Publisher: Hyperion
  • ISBN: 9781401312831
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Weight: 214g
  • Dimensions: 190 x 138 x 22 mm

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