After a year of work, my first book, This Is My South: The Essential Travel Guide to the Southern States, is now available! Based on the success of this website, the guidebook, published by Globe Pequot Press, has over 300 full color glossy pages covering ten states and their offbeat attractions, unique accommodations, and old school eateries. It's a labor of love and I hope … [Read more...] about This Is My South: The Book
We recently traveled to Mississippi, exploring from the capital of Jackson down to the Gulf Coast. There is still so much to write about from those destinations, but in the meantime, we have souvenirs from along the way that we want to share with you. Be sure to check your email to see if you’ve won. If there’s no response within 24 hours, another winner will be selected. And … [Read more...] about Win a Mississippi Prize Pack!
We're excited to announce our next partnership as a member of the Universal Orlando Blog Squad, a group of influencers from around the United States and Canada. We cover all niches and age groups, from families to girlfriend getaways to couples travel. We'll be writing about their events, like the upcoming Celebration of Harry Potter, as well as new rides and experiences, … [Read more...] about We’re Partnering with Universal Orlando Resort!
Written by a true expert on the city, All Dat: New Orleans Eating, Drinking, Listening to Music, Exploring and Celebrating in the Crescent City is a recently released 400-page book on all things New Orleans just in time for the 300th anniversary. Chapters cover everything from the types of food found in the Crescent City, to its lavish parties and festivals, to the burlesque … [Read more...] about Win a Copy of All Dat: The Ultimate Guide to New Orleans!
A few weeks back, I had the pleasure of re-visiting Lake Charles, Louisiana, a place I only briefly passed through in 2015. That trip barely scratched the surface, but I remedied that with days spent exploring and eating. I will be writing more about that soon, but in the meantime, I wanted to give away some goodies to get you inspired for your own trip! Be sure to check your … [Read more...] about Win a Lake Charles Prize Pack!