June 27, 2021 Featured Variety

Have you watched Steel Magnolias lately? The other night I popped some popcorn, grabbed a Coke Zero, and indulged my Southern female senses to the very max! Don’t worry, I didn’t forget the tissue–because we all know we need a few–dozen when watching this iconic film. I’ve watched this film many times, but after watching… Read more »

June 9, 2021 Featured

Trinity Community Ministries Atlanta’s dedicated mission to help homeless men and veterans reclaim their lives and return to their families and communities as mentors and leaders, is thrilled to announce the return of their annual Trinity Combine.  “After all the challenges with COVID-19, plus having to shift to a virtual format in 2020, we are… Read more »

June 7, 2021 Featured Food & Drink

Picture it….a Sunday afternoon, your family has gathered around, and there is a fantastic aroma of delicious southern-style foods. Ah, yes! Do you remember those Country Time Lemonade commercials from many years ago? This is what I picture. For most of us, that is not an everyday reality. Nevertheless, southern cooking is a proper art… Read more »

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May 15, 2021 Featured

Have you ever felt like you belonged somewhere else? It’s almost as if you have your real identity, and then a geographic identity? Well, for much of my life, I have been a Northerner who always wanted to be a Southerner. Born and raised in Ohio, I spent much of my time with my grandmother,… Read more »

April 26, 2021 DIY Featured

Have you ever looked up the definition of Southern culture? Here’s the definition, according to Google: “Southerners have a very well developed culture, consisting of food, music, art, literature, and even manners that differ from the rest of America.” Isn’t it fabulous?! In addition to our rich culture, Southerners also have a distinct and sought-after… Read more »

August 23, 2020 Featured

Check out our first Pretty Southern script In this pandemic time when COVID has closed all the local theatres and comedy clubs, I took a virtual sketch comedy writing class with Laugh Lab. Comedian Lace Larrabee started this enterprise (check out my first standup from her inaugural class in 2017) with fellow comic and writer… Read more »