7 Things We Love About Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields

Last night was an incredibly exciting night for us Arkansans, as we got to watch one of our very own, Savvy Shields, take the crown for Miss America — and, in our minds, no one is more deserving. Hailing from our hometown of Fayetteville, Arkansas, the 21-year-old bombshell has been working toward her goal of … Read more 7 Things We Love About Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields

Out of 52 worthy contestants, Arkansas’ own (and our home girl) Savvy Shields was crowned Miss America last night in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Giphy The 21-year-old beauty has been competing in pageants and dreaming of becoming Miss America, something she calls “the best job in the world,” since 2008. For her, the competition is … Read more 6 Things You Didn’t Know About Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields

15 Things Only People with Southern Accents Understand

As a girl who was born and raised in the South, I’ve had my fair share of comments, compliments and reactions to my accent. Especially when I’m up North (my husband is from New Jersey), I get constant stares when I talk — it’s actually pretty funny. So, throughout my lifetime, I’ve noticed a few … Read more 15 Things Only People with Southern Accents Understand

6 Insanely Awesome Hotels in the South

Life is too short to stay in a boring hotel room, especially when there are unique places to stay right here in the South. If you’re willing to use a little bit of imagination, these places will make you rethink your definition of hotel altogether. Check out these 6 insanely awesome hotels in the South. … Read more 6 Insanely Awesome Hotels in the South

8 Things That Define Southern Hospitality

If you’ve never experienced Southern hospitality, you may wonder why Southerners make such a big deal about it. After all, isn’t it just the same as being neighborly and inviting friends over for dinner once in a while? Well, yes, that’s part of it, but it’s so much more than just that. Here are eight … Read more 8 Things That Define Southern Hospitality

15 Facts Only Southern Women Can Relate To

As a born and raised Southerner, I can tell you from experience that the South isn’t just a zip code, it’s a lifestyle. Not only is the southern-most region of the U.S. known for it’s food, drink and fashion, it’s known for its kind people and many traditions — unarguably the best parts. So, when … Read more 15 Facts Only Southern Women Can Relate To

7 Southern Pastimes That Should Be Olympic Sports

The Olympics are an exciting time for people all over the world. But, I think we can all agree that everyone would enjoy them even more if things were a little more Southern-ized. Nobody does pageantry quite like the South, just ask anyone who’s ever attended an SEC tailgate, attended the Kentucky Derby, or watched … Read more 7 Southern Pastimes That Should Be Olympic Sports