Christmas Traditions

If you are over 40, you may realize like I do, that it is fastly becoming our generation’s duty to carry on with Christmas traditions.  Christmas cards is one of those things that I see as an endangered art. Isn’t it wonderful, however, to get …

Southern Christmas Goodies

I love traditional Southern foods, and there is no time better than Christmas to pull out some favorite sweet recipes of our past to eat and share. I’ve just spent a better part of the day making peanut butter balls.  This is a recipe that …

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Giving Thanks

I admit that Thanksgiving Day is one of my absolute favorite days of the year.  When else do we get a chance to pause and give thanks to God for family, friends and loved ones?  Historically, it is a time of remembrance and appreciation for …

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Nashville celebrates its One Year Birthday

It is hard believe that our Nashville store is already celebrating its first birthday.  I am amazed at how successful it has been, way beyond our expectations.  It wasn’t too long ago that we were still building out the store We’ve celebrated our first year …

Road trip and research

Sometimes you’ve just got to get out of town and see how food is served in other areas. There is nothing like a road trip to get a different view, and for BBQ where is a better place than Memphis! We rolled into Top’s BBQ …

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Eat healthy at Puckett’s!

After turning 50 years old this year, Andy and I decided it’s time to take our health a bit more seriously. We have joined Blue Sky MD and gone on a pretty strict eating and exercise program. That sounds pretty normal and even boring for …

Restaurant Week 2011

From today, September 5, through Sunday, September 11, you can get out and support your local economy, and have a great time doing so. Today kicks off The Nashville Originals’ “Nashville Restaurant Week.” It is a time of great menu specials and discounts with independent …

SEYA SEC Football Kickoff Party and People’s Choice BBQ Competition

Last Thursday, Puckett’s 5th and Church competed  in the first annual People’s Choice BBQ Competition at the SEC Football Kickoff Block Party presented by Nashville Sports League and the Southeastern Young Alumni Charitable Foundation (SEYA).  Several hundreds of people joined the party at Nashville’s trendy …

Studio Tenn celebrates at Puckett’s!

Puckett’s in Franklin is so proud to help sponsor Studio Tenn’s production of “Guys and Dolls” at the Franklin Theatre going on now.  We celebrated their opening night last Thursday with a reception for the cast, crew and sponsors  at Puckett’s.  Everyone was in great …

Football is back!

It’s August, and we’re all living the dog days of summer in a big way around here.  As much as I love warm weather, and I do, August makes me day dream about crisp fall days and watching some grid iron action.  You can’t really …