Elizabeth Hutchison Hicklin

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Seven of the South’s Most Charming Holiday Towns

Where to find carriage rides, twinkling lights, Christmas parades, and more festive fun

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Food & Drink

First Look: Charleston Chef Jason Stanhope’s New Restaurants

An exclusive look inside Lowland and the Quinte

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Food & Drink

Four T’giving Cooking Blunders and How to Fix Them

Including a genius tip for unset pumpkin pie and a super easy recipe for save-the-day rolls

Our Kind of Place

Finding Home on the Cumberland

Life and love on an old Boston Whaler in Tennessee’s Cumberland River


Six Lesser-Known South Carolina Barrier Islands

Skip the crowds and head for these nature-filled hideaways


12 Must-See Southern Waterfalls for Your Bucket List

Do go chasing waterfalls, especially these heavy-hitting cataracts and under-the-radar stunners


Nashville’s (Real) Wild Side: Nine Great Nature Escapes

Beyond Broadway’s neon haze, a robust roster of outdoor destinations await exploration

Made in the South

Eight Southern Companies That Stand Out in Sustainability

From home goods to apparel to beauty products, these Southern brands are doing well while doing good

Food & Drink

Tasty Southern Treats Perfect for Gifting

These eleven mail-order treats make great stocking stuffers, thank you gifts, or party bites this holiday season

Food & Drink

How to Assemble the Perfect Southern Charcuterie Board

Nashville’s Cheese Gal breaks down the basics of a charcuterie spread that’s as tasty as it is beautiful. Plus, a list of Southern purveyors for your shopping list

Southern Myths & Legends

Who Is the Gray Man? Get to Know Hurricane Season’s Friendliest Ghost

For two hundred years, the Gray Man has walked the beaches and marshes surrounding Pawleys Island, South Carolina, reportedly warning residents and visitors of impending storms. We dig into the legend just in time for peak hurricane season

Food & Drink

Pit Stop–Worthy Produce Stands

Brimming with juicy peaches, just-dug peanuts, and fresh-cut flowers, these ten farm stands call out for a roadside visit


A Place in the Clouds at Blackberry Farm

High in the Smokies, a guest cottage offers Tennessee hospitality

15th Anniversary

A Creative Turnaround in Paducah, Kentucky

A river town surges, thanks to Southern arts and culture


Fifteen Standout Southern Nurseries

These standout Southern garden centers have the inventory and knowledge to assist any project

Home & Garden

A Palm Beach Paradise

A busy Wellington family slows to a trot in Florida horse country


Nashville’s Boston Whaler Magician

Read Fasse’s painstaking restorations of vintage Whalers keep the classic boats turning heads for generations to come

Food & Drink

Ten Great Southern Mail-Order Treats

Direct-to-your-door pantry items help keep entertaining simple this holiday season

Home & Garden

Inside Billy Reid’s Stylish Alabama Lake House

To pull off the revamp of his family’s Wilson Lake getaway, the designer rolled up his sleeves and got to work on a made-to-measure retreat


Where to See Live Music in Nashville

Great places to tap your feet, clap your hands, and praise the music scene in Music City