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Drinking Rules According to Country Music

If you grew up in a conservative household or in church, you probably had a pretty weird relationship with alcohol at one point of another. It’s a rite of passage– figuring out the gray areas in life. Luckily for us, country music makes it easy to know how to handle alcohol. Let’s start at the … Read more

10 Rules For Modern Southern Women

There’s a lot of talk about “the New South” and being “old school” and it is easy to get caught in the middle during transitional times and culture. Being a modern Southern woman is a dichotomy between being a lady and being a badass. If you’re doing it right, you can be both. 1. Learn … Read more

28 Southern Gentleman Traditions (That Still Apply Today)

Being a Southern gentleman revolves around one word: respect. It’s respect for yourself and for those around you. Being a gentleman isn’t a personality quirk. It’s not something you turn on and off like a switch. It’s a choice. It’s a lifestyle. And although it’s a reputation that’s quickly diminishing in today’s self-absorbed world of … Read more

10 Old School Southern Rules to Abide By in the Present

There are rules upon rules in the South. Some spoken and some unspoken. It can be hard to keep up with all of them, and depending on where you live in the South (ahem, Mississippi), you might adhere to some rules more than others. Here’s a list of some old school Southern rules you may … Read more

7 Places to Not Wear Your Swimsuit

The sun is out, pools are open and the temperatures are rising– it’s officially swimsuit season. For some this is a welcomed and celebrated season, for others it’s daunting. And then there’s that group of people that have no boundaries, are totally carefree and will wear that swimsuit from Memorial Day to Halloween with pride. … Read more