Posts By: Lauren

Lauren Patrick is a native Southerner and the editor of Pretty Southern.com. She’s a member of the Atlanta Blogger Network and Atlanta Food Blogger Society. #LovetheSouth #GoDawgs Follow Lauren on Twitter

Georgia Football Sanford Stadium #GoDawgs
August 31, 2015 Sports

Fall has always been my favorite season, especially in the South. As the summer gives way to chillier nights and shorter days, we know it’s almost game time. That’s right y’all – this week kicks off the 2015 college football season. Here at Pretty Southern we are ready to rumble and rooting for the Dawgs!… Read more »

Matt Stafford Wedding
July 31, 2015 Variety

Y’all know we’re big Georgia Dawgs fans here at Pretty Southern, so we’re excited to share Matt Stafford’s Wedding Video – filmed by the fabulous Elysium Productions! Matt Stafford married longtime girlfriend Kelly Hall on April 4, 2015. The wedding ceremony and reception took place at The Foundry at Puritan Mill in Atlanta. Our top… Read more »

Hunter S. Jones
July 7, 2015 Variety

If y’all haven’t heard of Hunter S. Jones, then check out her insane following on social media with 35,000 followers on Twitter, almost 12,000 likes on Facebook and hundreds of raving reviews on Goodreads. Pretty Southern recently sought out the acclaimed author to learn more about the secrets of her success and how she became… Read more »

Red White Blue Country
July 4, 2015 Opinion

This Independence Day is one in which I’m especially proud to be an American. In 2015, we’ve accomplished a lot in that past six months. Here are a few reasons I’m proud to live in the USA this Fourth of July. Every single American has the right to marry whom he or she chooses. Around… Read more »

Lobster Mac n Cheese
June 23, 2015 Food & Drink

Reel Seafood, located in the heart of Main Street in Woodstock, is hosting an exclusive wine pairing dinner this Thursday, June 25, starting at 6:30 p.m. Executive Chef & proprietor David Silverman has five courses for the menu, each perfectly paired with a fabulous wine from from the Ferrari-Carano Winery. Here’s what’s on the menu:… Read more »

Empire State South
June 16, 2015 Food & Drink

When it comes to dining in the the South, it’s the Northern transplants who are shaping the restaurant scene. Perhaps chefs simply fall in love with the simple art of Southern food because they know of the bounty our land provides. Hugh Acheson knows this love to be true. A group of food bloggers recently… Read more »