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June 19, 2011 Art Featured

Let’s be honest, Southerners know how to host a party, barbecue, or a holiday event…and Independence Day soirees are no exception! But a true Southerner also knows how to throw a party with style, class, and true hospitality.  If you are hosting a Fourth of July party this year, I have pulled together some inspiration… Read more »

June 16, 2011 Art

Kat Kraszeski Jackson has everything you need for creating a one-of-a-kind event. Check out her adorable paper flags used for topping cupcakes. Such perfect adornments for a birthday party, luncheon, wedding or baby shower! Even better, they’re only $10 for a set of 24 flags at her Etsy store. Plus y’all get 20% at checkout… Read more »

Our good friend Kat Kraszeski Jackson is a busy lady. She’s a teacher by day, artist by night, and a future contributor to PrettySouthern.com. Since she’s got time off from teaching this summer, Kat will be updating us weekly with fresh ideas for entertaining. Her style captures the essence of eclectic crafting with elegance. As… Read more »

Every Thursday from now until (well who knows when!) we will be featuring a Pretty Southern Song. These lyrics and tunes will epitomize the ideals of the South. It will showcase our heritage, our musical culture as a race born and raised below the Mason Dixon line. To start off our exploration of Southern heritage… Read more »

June 15, 2011 Featured Food

Honeysuckle in the sunshine is ever so sweet. Now an Atlanta company has decided to take that decadent smell to the next level. There are two tastes Southern kids can always remember. One is the first time you picked honeysuckle then sipped the nectar from the flower. The second sensation is your favorite of ice… Read more »

June 14, 2011 Featured Opinion

Jesus Christ has several names including Son of God, Emmanuel, Lord & Savior yet as Southerners we sometimes fail to notice the most ubiquitous aspect of His character. He was a gentleman. Look up the definition of chivalry and see how well He fits a gentleman’s suit. Jesus represented the ideals of truth, beauty, freedom… Read more »