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Are You Celebrating Galentines Day This Year?

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Are You Celebrating Galentines Day This Year?

I'm not going to lie, my perfect Valentine's day is Netflix, cozy socks, and plenty of chocolate. Traffic, crowds, and prix fixe menus just aren't my jam. Significant other welcome. But don't expect me to put on Spanx tonight just to wedge into a candlelight dinner for...well, half the world's population over 15, I'm guessing. (Yeah, I've just never been a fan. Blame it on my sixth-grade crush telling me I needed to lose weight, on Valentine's Day. I wonder what that son of a...biscuit eater...is doing these days. "Oh, hi. I have my own business." ) via GIPHY But, Galantines day...

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How Do I Make a Perfect Mint Julep?

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How Do I Make a Perfect Mint Julep?

No drink is quite so Southern as the mint julep. Here's how to do this classic right.

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How to Shop for the Best Southern Belle Gifts

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How to Shop for the Best Southern Belle Gifts

I'm here to dish about all of my small-batch favorites for the southern belles on your gift list.

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How to Make the Most of Your Monogram

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How to Make the Most of Your Monogram

It comes in handy to know the traditional rules of monogramming. Then you can decide when to break them.

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Do I Really Have to Write a Thank You?

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Do I Really Have to Write a Thank You?

Sometimes it seems like society has given up on basic manners. In truth, we haven't. Rude folks just make the most noise.

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