Judy and I have an agreement. She’s the Queen of the House. Whatever she says about the inside goes. I’m King of the Garden. I enjoy supremacy there. But very occasionally she requests a special plant be added and the King cannot deny her. So it was this week with a shrub she liked called beautyberry.
We’re just going to go ahead and say it—this week belongs to Taylor Swift. Her new album 1989, which debuted to rave reviews from everyone from Rolling Stone to the New York Times Monday, is set to sell 1 million copies in its first week.
Last Sunday, a couple of friends and I, cocktail nerds that we are, ventured Midtown to the Taste of Atlanta food festival so we could case the afternoon’s, ah, spirited (cringe) barcraft competition. Sponsored by Fernet Branca, bar talent from all over the Southeast endured a series of challenges that tested not only the tastiness of their drinks, but confidence, presentation, and intelligent […]
Every Wednesday through college football season, we are giving away a tailgating necessity to help you create the ultimate Southern tailgate. Check in each week to see what it is and enter for a chance to win!
Today marks the release of Empire of Sin, an account of the “civil war” that raged in New Orleans from 1890 to 1920. This “civil war,” documented by Gary Krist, focused on both the moral and demographic reformation of one of the South’s greatest cities.
This past weekend in Oxford, Mississippi, at the 17th Symposium of the Southern Foodways Alliance, some of the food world’s top minds (chefs, writers, artists, farmers) came together to break bread and grapple with heavy-hitting questions about food, race, class, and inclusion. And each night, after all the lectures, films, and meals-of-a-lifetime wrapped, attendees made their way into the Oxford […]
Every Monday we bring you the Southern Living Hot List, a roundup of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South. Consider it your weekly update on our region’s most buzzworthy food, culture, and style news.
The bounty of pumpkins, crunchy leaves, football, and cozy sweaters of late can mean only one thing – fall is finally here! It is a season filled with celebrations and festivities for all ages to enjoy. With so much to do, we went ahead and compiled our list of must-do’s for the season: