Southern Settings: 7 Designer Tablescapes to love (and replicate)

A lot of you may be wondering what I’m doing home so quickly again after Christmas. While this was a bit of a jolly (as I’m trying to make those a regular thing… every two months if I can swing it), it was also for a good cause. This trip came with a greater good in the form of contributing…
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5 must-try Southern comfort foods from Beaufort, South Carolina

Beaufort, South Carolina may be known for its beautiful main street, it’s scenic waterfront and it’s incredible history, but, as of late, this little Southern town has also become a serious foodie destination. While many will rattle off lists of amazing restaurants to discover, that’s not what you will find here. In fact, there’s only one real culinary destination in…
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Christmas in the Lowcountry: What to do in Beautiful Beaufort?

Yes, it’s that time again – I’m home and I’m sharing the beauty of the beautiful Lowcountry, specifically Beaufort. I feel like a representative, these days, for the South Carolina tourist board. What can I say? Christmas in Beaufort is something everyone should see. Founded in 1711, Beaufort is a town that is full of rich local history, and during…
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A South Carolina Lowcountry Christmas

Each year I make the pilgrimage home for Christmas. This is my 12th year returning to the USA from London, and my fourth Christmas in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Nearly five years ago, my parents made a home on an island off the coast of South Carolina. While it has been a rather strange adjustment to spend Christmas in a…
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Review: Southern Burgers at Fat Patties, Beaufort, South Carolina

There haven’t been nearly enough reviews from me when it comes to Southern food while I’m home. So I thought I’d start with a food group that I consider myself a bit of an expert in: Burgers. While I was out and about shopping for the holidays with my family, we passed Fat Patties, a place my mother had heard…
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