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9 Types of Dresses You’ll See In Church on Easter Sunday

It’s almost Easter, so you know what that means. Errrbody gonna go to church to celebrate. It’s a big day, so we’ve all got to get to church and dress for the occasion. However, depending on your own personal style, church, and traditions, you may see all types of outfits on Easter Sunday. 9 Types … Read more

People You’ll Meet in Every Southern Suburb: Part 2

As mentioned in Part 1 of this series, Southern suburbs may seem to be filled with homogenous people, but with observation, one realizes the characters are an ensemble cast of sitcom dreams. And here’s the second set of people anyone who ever enters a Southern suburb will encounter. People You’ll Meet in Every Southern Suburb: … Read more

6 Life Lessons We’ve Learned From Reese Witherspoon

Jake Perry summed it up best in “Sweet Home Alabama” when he said, “You can have roots and wings.” Reese Witherspoon has embodied that statement throughout her career and personal life by showing us what a Southern girl does, even when she leaves the South. 6 Life Lessons We’ve Learned From Reese Witherspoon: 1. Honor … Read more

6 Life Lessons We’ve Learned From Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson is the voice of all little girls who sing into their hairbrush microphones and watch themselves perform in their bedroom mirrors. She’s a small town Texas girl who had big dreams and an even bigger voice. Growing up, Kelly had disappointments and heartaches, and sometimes those spilled over into her adult life. Her … Read more

People You’ll Meet in Every Southern Suburb: Part 1

Picket fences, pocket parks, green spaces, and activities directors define the master-planned communities that are beginning to overtake the suburbs of The South. They are meant to evoke the nostalgia of days gone by, with homes built on small lots and wide roads circuited by sidewalks. The option to walk to the restaurants, shops, the … Read more

Christmas Song Smack-Down: Which One Should Win?

Besides hot toddies, sweet treats, and decorating, the best part of Christmas traditions is listening to Christmas songs. But really, some carols are definitely better than others. We matched up some of the best and decided which ones are superior. Christmas Song Smack-Down: Which One Should Win? 1. “O Holy Night” vs. “Silent Night” The … Read more

8 Modern-Day Christmas Movies Better Than The Classics

Your shopping is all finished, The decorating complete, The Christmas season is diminished, Until you find yourself a snuggly seat. Pour some eggnog in a glass, Plate some cookies to eat, Now you are ready for some dysfunctional holiday sass, That you’ll be quoting year-round on repeat.   8 Modern-Day Christmas Movies That Rival the … Read more

6 Eggnog Recipes That Taste Better Than Christmas

No other drink signifies Christmas better than the creamy, smooth, gut bomb of eggnog — or as we call it at our house, drunknog. Whether you like it as a peppermint punch, light on the calories, or on the fancy side, these are the best eggnog recipes of the season, trust us. 6 Eggnog Recipes That Taste … Read more

7 Tailgating Recipes From Around the ACC

Though basketball may be king in the ACC, the crown prince is football. Football tailgates reign supreme in The South regardless of the school’s favorite sport, so here are some of the favorite tailgate recipes from around the ACC. 7 Tailgating Recipes From Around the ACC: 1. Carolina On My Mind BBQ   Ingredients: 1 … Read more