Starkville

I never expected to be back in Mississippi, but here I am, two months after moving away, back down South. This time, I came alone to help with the entrepreneurship program at Mississippi State University. I pushed myself. Out of my comfort zone. Mississippi will always be a special place for me, but it's not [...]

Columbus

Living in Columbus, Mississippi has been such an interesting experience for me. I say "interesting," because I cannot honestly say I enjoyed every minute of it. It was challenging at times. The culture is different. Things can feel too slow (everything closed on Sunday), but also too fast (fast food and chain restaurants everywhere). I [...]

Tupelo

Kermit's Outlaw Kitchen on Tupelo Main Street (there isn't even a website for me to link). It has been hard for us to find unique, local places to eat in North West Mississippi, since fast food restaurants dominate the main roads. This place was a true gem. Everything was fresh, local. My only regret is that [...]