Rock The South with Cole Swindell

Calling all country music lovers – you’re invited to the biggest party in the South. This weekend in Cullman, Alabama, you’ll be able to catch some of country’s brightest stars at Rock The South. The two-day festival runs June 3-4, with performances from Thomas Rhett, Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, Joe Diffie, John Michael Montgomery, Kelsea Ballerini, and more! Rock The South isn’t just a great […]

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Acts of Gratitude: Thank Your Host

Southern Living has teamed up with Tiny Prints to celebrate gratitude, which is defined as the quality of being thankful. In all the busyness, we may sometimes forget to say thank you and show gratitude when we should. We challenge you to reflect on what you are thankful for in your life, and share a small act to pass along gratitude to others in your […]

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Brandshop: A Stylish—and Shoppable—Women’s Roadtrip

Virginia natives and long-time friends Laura Martin Mills and Hillary Crittendon each spent years learning the secrets of the retail industry while working for independent designers. Through their work, they realized that in order for small brands to thrive, they needed visibility. Being equal parts passionate consumers and savvy business women, they wanted to use their insight to bring small […]

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Six Flowers That Sing The Blues

It’s human nature. We disdain what is common and lust for what is rare. This is why gardeners drool over blue blossoms, because blue is the scarcest flower color of all. It also blends well with every other color. If you’re lusting in your heart and soil for blue, here are six great plants to scratch that itch.

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Virginia Weddings – It All Starts With the Perfect Dress!

Sponsored Advertising Content: Southern Living has partnered with Virginia.org to form a guest blogger network. Today’s post is provided by guest blogger Janie Medley of The Bride’s Café. Check back every Monday and Thursday for new ways to explore the state of Virginia. I may be a bit biased, but I think Virginia Weddings are truly some of the most beautiful weddings filled with […]

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New Documentary Shows How Chattanooga is Using a Mural to Unite Its Community

There are over 900 streets in the U.S. named after Martin Luther King Jr. A new documentary, America’s Boulevard, from Birmingham-based creative studio 1504, focuses in on just one of them in Chattanooga. Although its past isn’t unique — a once flourishing commerce street left empty and dilapidated after the rush to the suburbs in the 1950s —  its revitalization is. Soon […]

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Celebrate Memorial Day with These Deals!

All product featured in this content was editorially selected. We may receive commission from links in this article. Memorial Day is right around the corner and we can’t decide if we’re more excited about firing up the grill or taking advantage of the overload of online sales. On second thought, we can—it’s the sales. Definitely the sales. So, we’ve rounded […]

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The End of a Savannah BBQ Legend—and a New Beginning, Too

Word came last week that the Southern barbecue world will soon be losing a classic. Johnny Harris Barbecue in Savannah, Georgia, which we profiled in our celebration of A Half Century of Barbecue  and for their rare offering of barbecued lamb, will be closing its doors this Saturday, May 28th, ending a run that spanned more than 90 years. Johnny Harris […]

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“Eat the Enemy”and Enjoy Lionfish This Summer

Anchored down in the middle of glass-like, sky blue waters off the coast of Eleuthera in the Bahamas, I was finishing up a leftover bite of conch salad as Tricia Ferguson, author of The Lionfish Cookbook, slipped on a wetsuit and prepared for a hunt. “OK, I’m going in!” Ferguson announced—spear firmly in hand—as she leapt into the Caribbean Ocean […]

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Made South Market at Taylors Mill This Weekend

It’s easy to #ShopSouthern when Made South calls their makers together for a Made South Market. This coming weekend at Taylors Mill, YeahThatGreenville (the one in South Carolina) will host 100+ artisans including Maritime Supply Company, Bulls Bay Saltworks, Six & Twenty Distillery, Bittermilk… just to name a few of my personal favorites. This is one show not to miss […]

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