So you’re in Paris, but you have a huge craving for a tasty patty melt. What to do? (OK, we can only dream, but hang with us!) David Lebovitz encountered this obstacle while living in the City of Lights and found a steamy, swiss cheesy, patty melty solution. We love the way Lebovitz’s Patty Melt recipe adds a little le francais to the traditional Southern patty melt. The grilled onions smothering… read more
What keeps friends and families together? Food, of course. Like good Southerners, we are awfully proud of our cuisine, whether it’s our Momma’s biscuits made from scratch, Lousiana gumbo, or any variety of BBQ. While we hail these foods high at family gatherings and local smokehouses, we still have a high-class palette that certainly appreciates fancy plating coupled with a bottle of wine. If you’re looking for things to do in Dallas, CBD… read more
Spring trends often feel a little expected – floral, sheer, pastels, etc.; I could go on for days. You could definitely say I was thrilled when I came across a trend I didn’t see coming in a million years: the culotte pant. Yes, those wide-leg, cropped trousers (or gauchos, circa middle school) are back, and trotting down the runways in all their roomy glory. Gucci, J. Crew, Armani, Tibi, and practically every other… read more
Beautiful transformations happen at Lamon Luther. Salvaged wood becomes exquisite pieces of furniture, and once-broken and hopeless men metamorphose into skilled artisans with dignity and purpose. This is the story of those craftsmen and the reclaiming of their futures.
Say goodbye to your fancy dinner routine. This Valentine’s Day, we’re sticking to our favorite pastime: horizontal eating plus a movie. You’re in for a sinful treat when you sink your teeth into these Pink Valentine Cake Doughnuts, courtesy of The Little Epicurean. Every year, there comes a pressure to dress in your finest dress and head out to a crowded and expensive restaurant, but you don’t have to spend… read more
Being from the Live Music Capitol of the World (Austin, Texas), I am a pretty huge fan of Southern talent. Kat Edmonson is the latest up-and-coming songwriter on my radar with her recent release from this fall, The Big Picture, and her single, “Rainy Day Woman“. With her winter tour beginning Feb. 5, this Texas native will be making her way all around The Lone Star State before creeping along the… read more