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

Nick Chubb UGA Georgia celebration
October 14, 2017 Sports

Dear 8 lb 9 oz Darling Deity, Oh God, thank you for the University of Georgia and the city of Athens. You truly designed Heaven on Earth.   Lord, because you are all-knowing, you know what was in this angsty girl’s heart struggling growing up as a kid who never quite fit in. While I… Read more »

#UGAvsVandy
October 7, 2017 Sports

Editor’s note: we’re thrilled to have Royce Smith, Jr., son of UGA All-American Royce Smith (who played for Vince Dooley) guest blog on Pretty Southern. Now onto the prayer. Let’s Go Dawgs! Royce’s wife and kids on Vandy’s field. It sure ain’t Sanford Stadium Dear Mighty Creator of the Pigskin and Precious Protector of the… Read more »

Sanford Stadium UGA Athens Georgia football
September 16, 2017 Sports

Editor’s note: we’re thrilled to have Royce Smith, Jr., son of UGA All-American Royce Smith (who played for Vince Dooley) guest blog on Pretty Southern. Now onto the prayer. Let’s Go Dawgs! Dear Majestic Little Creator of Everything Holy and the rest of the stuff not related to Georgia Football, You might have heard of… Read more »

List for Perfect Guy
August 29, 2017 Opinion

In life, most of us are on the quest to find “the one” When I was younger, I was obsessed with finding that perfect guy. Looking back through my teenage journals, I could witness 16-year old Lauren who was wrapped up in her first boyfriend, crushes, dates, flirtations, musings and dreams of finding Mr. Right…. Read more »

Kirkland Carden Duluth City Council Kirkland4Duluth
August 21, 2017 Opinion Party

Kirkland Carden is not originally from the South, but he’s certainly trying to make our Southern lives better. Kirkland Carden is running for Duluth City Council in the 2017 election. Originally hailing from Cincinnati, Ohio, Kirkland has made Georgia home settling home in Duluth. He chose Gwinnett County as his home, Duluth in particular, because… Read more »

Clubhouse Cooler Dixie Vodka
August 15, 2017 Food & Drink

It’s that time of the year when every football fan is gearing up for full tailgate mode. Armed with cases of beer, shot glasses and big-batch punches, alcohol is no stranger to football pregames. If you’re looking to step up your tailgate drink game, these easy to make cocktails by Dixie Vodka are sure to… Read more »