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

June 23, 2011 Music

It’s Thursday which means ’tis time for another Pretty Southern song. Today’s selection was close for making our Top 5 songs about Southern girls; yet, the characters featured in these lyrics aren’t very representative gentility. This song simply rocks. Better Than Ezra’s “Southern Thing” is a true homage to their Delta roots. This New Orleans… Read more »

June 22, 2011 Featured Variety

The ladies of the Metro Atlanta are well-heeled thanks to Southern Soles. This unique boutique offers something for everyone. Even the chic furniture in this precious store is for sale. Y’all can find it all: shoes, purses, jewelry, and eclectic accessories displayed across refurbished antique shelves. Spend an afternoon relaxing in a plush chair shopping… Read more »

June 21, 2011 Featured Opinion

The voice of the South has been long hushed by oppression. We at PrettySouthern.com have risen to tell tales of chivalry, elegance and refinement. Most importantly, this is a website about love. We’ve had some tough times lately: war, recession, and all sorts of nasty things. There’s still a lot we have to be thankful… Read more »

Southern girls are one of a kind! Anywhere a gal goes in the world, when she names her home state inevitably she’ll hear a flattering response. “You’re a Georgia Peach!” the new friend might cry, or “Oooh, we’ve got a Southern Belle!” he’ll declare as his eyes glisten at the sight of this sweet thing… Read more »

June 20, 2011 Food

Alabama: it’s a great state celebrating its own quirky goodness. Nothing exemplifies the good ole Bama nation like Bates House of Turkey. This haven of turkey treats is always a true delight. They offer everything including BBQ Turkey, Roasted Sliced Turkey, and the Open-Faced Turkey Sandwich. The taste is just like the food from Grammy’s… Read more »

Thank you notes are essential to gentility. One cannot claim to have fine manners if he or she is not willing to pen a grateful response. Both ladies and gentlemen will love these adorable cards of appreciation. These adorable items are designed by our very own Kat Kraszeski Jackson and available at her Etsy store…. Read more »