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Molly McWilliams Wilkins

Molly McWilliams Wilkins

Molly McWilliams Wilkins is a Southern culture commentator, web producer, and social media marketing maven. She is also a freelance writer who has worked with a variety of publications and online magazines including Bourbon & Boots, Paste Magazine, Macon Magazine, the 11th Hour, Macon Food & Culture Magazine, and as the Digital Content Editor for The Southern Weekend. Mommy first, fashionista, social media maven, writer, artist, dreamer and poet. Hangs on to her Oxford Commas by force. Addicted to shoes and purses- and lots of coffee. Coffee coffee coffee.

Grit Fritters + BBQ = A Winning Combination!

I’m really funny about my grit fritters.   They’ve got to be just the right amount of creamy on the inside and crispy on the outside.   It’s a seemingly simple dish that’s SO EASY to screw up.   Thankfully,

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15,000 Words in 10 Days

Well guys, I’ve got quite the task ahead of me.   I’ve got to write 15,000 words in 10 days.   So that I can finish the first draft I’ve been working on for about two years now.   So

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Dedicated to the Ones I Love

One of my favorite songs is the Mama’s and the Papa’s “Dedicated to the One I Love”:   “Each night before you go to bed my baby Whisper a little prayer for me my baby And tell all the stars

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The Sweetest Cream & Cookies & Sweet Chicks AND MORE!

This past weekend I got to visit the sweetest culmination of a dream ever- and I do mean this literally, as opposed to figuratively.         Sweet Chicks Bakeshop and Scoops opened up this weekend and it certainly

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Picking the Perfect Table & an Old House Discovery

I’m in the middle of renovating an older home- yay!   Well, sort of.   I bought the home in November and my father has been diligently working on the electrical items since.   Now we’re on the items that

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Girl Meets City: Augusta

  I had been trying to get to Augusta it felt like forever when I was accepted into the Georgia Forward Young Gamechanger’s program.   My friend Lisa Bryant first saw the Girl Meets City posts rather early on and

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Losing a Restaurant Legend

Today is the last day one of my favorites will be open.   Harpin’s has always been my go-to place when my mom and I catch lunch.   They’ve got my favorite cake. They’ve got my favorite Quiche. I love

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What To Do About Confederate Monuments? Don’t Move Them, Improve Them

I think most people are aware by now that I’m a pretty liberal leaning person these days, and if not then perhaps my essay on the Charleston Shooting could clarify that for you. (Read here.)   So this next statement

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A Whole Week of Fun in Birmingham!

We are big fans of Birmingham, Alabama over here! It’s an amazing city with tons to do, eat, and see. But over this next week in April they’ve got a ton going on. Everything from the Magnolia Festival to a

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Double Decker Bus Festival Fun in the South

It all started with a double-decker bus, imported in 1994 from England.   Fast forward to April 28th and 29th to the 22nd annual Double Decker Festival in Oxford- but not England. Oxford, Mississippi.     Don’t forget the 2017

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