Best Fishing Spots in the South

What’s summer for if there’s no fishing? Here are our 10 favorite spots, what are yours? 1. Alabama: Lake Guntersville 2. Tennessee: Chickamauga Lake 3. Texas: Lake Fork 4. Texas: Falcon Lake View this post on Instagram #fish #fishing #bass #bassfishing #largemouthbass #falcon #lakefalcon #falconlake #falconinternationalreservoir#tx #texas A post shared by FishingCrew (@fishingcrewapp) on Sep … Read more

8 of Our Favorite Books with Southern Roots

Spending a day at the beach or pool with a good book is one of the sweetest pleasures of summer. Even if you are on a staycation, reading a book that is set somewhere nearby, fictional or no, makes it even more endearing and cozy. Below are the best Southern Summer Reads we’ve found. 1. … Read more

Top 8 (Non-Country) Southern Bands

Often the music most associated with the South is of the country persuasion. However, many other bands favoring other genres also hail from below the Mason-Dixon line. Alabama Shakes Hometown: Athens, Alabama Best Song You Won’t Hear On The Radio: “Always Alright” Front woman Brittany Howard sounds like she swallowed glass and decided to cure … Read more

Four Ways a Southern Mama Survives When College Kids Return For Summer Vacation

Like the mother bird who pushes her little birdies out of the nest when they are ready, Southern women must do the same to their dear offspring. It is imperative that we train our children so that they will be ready to face “the real world” when it is their turn to leave the proverbial … Read more