Southern Experience

VIDEO: Jay Mitchell on Moving to Oxford

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MRsim04jAuo Jay Mitchell is a regular contributor to The Oxford SO & SO. He is a local oral historian who grew up in Oxford. As...

HottyToddy.com Editor’s Recipe Picks for a Lazy Labor Day

By Anna Grace Usery Editor-in-Chief anna.grace.usery@hottytoddy.com Labor Day is one of those holidays, similar to the Fourth of July or Thanksgiving, that the fun part about it...

Run Oxford Offers Community Fellowship and Leg Up on the Competition

Savannah Woods Hottytoddy.com Contributor  Five years ago, four Oxonians came together to establish the first running club in Oxford that focused on supporting and preparing runners...

From London to the Delta: How a Matchbox Found at a Blues Marker in...

By Berry Allison https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZV-UVE0UXo The Mississippi Delta has been the emotional heart of blues music for more than a century. More famous blues musicians have come...

On Cooking Southern: Ready For A Menu Change? Standing Rib Roast Is Always Prime

*This story originally ran January 31, 2017. SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Stiff-necked: A person who’s stubborn and unyielding in a belief or action, who’s just about...

Coopwood: Lost Jeep Returns to The Grove

When I was 16 years old, my father bought me this Jeep, CJ-5.  I cannot tell you how many miles I traveled in it...

Coopwood: Lost Jeep Returns to The Grove

When I was 16 years old, my father bought me this Jeep, CJ-5.  I cannot tell you how many miles I traveled in it...

Satterfield Pottery Incorporates True Mississippi Experience Into Each Piece

By Cameron Riser for hottytoddy.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GxedtE-vQA Michael Satterfield wants to fill your home with beautiful, durable pottery you can love for generations. As the founder and owner of...

Classic Island Colors Made Famous By Mississippi-Born Musician Jimmy Buffett Travel to Oxford

By Jim Roberts hottytoddy.com contributor When Rachel DePaolo recently purchased her bike at Wal-Mart she had no clue she was riding into musical and Mississippi history,...

On Cooking Southern: A Groggy Night Inspires End-Of-Summer Cocktails

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Tom and Jerry: A grog of powdered sugar, beaten egg yolks and whites, whiskey and hot milk, seasoned with nutmeg. Dates...