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Southern Bon Vivant

Southern Bon Vivant

By Molly Wilkins
Southern Bon Vivant, formerly Make It Work Molly, is a fashion and Southern lifestyle website. We bring your Southern lifestyle stories from across the South to you.
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Savannah favorite Southern Sugaring Expands to New Location
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22:32
January 19, 2021
I'm Not Taking My Christmas Lights Down
Blog post here: https://southernbonvivant.com/im-not-taking-my-christmas-lights-down/?fbclid=IwAR0mNTtrGGdxFISnpeF1KGHK5NoYeVKsJA8MECGig94D6iQY5braVo1l9gQ
04:22
January 18, 2021
Thrifting with ThredUp
Check out the blog post complete with photos here! https://southernbonvivant.com/thrifting-with-thredup/ 
04:45
January 8, 2021
Yet Another Post About Collards on NYE; Or, How My Boyfriend Actually Can Cook Collards
Check out the written version of this episode here: https://southernbonvivant.com/yet-another-post-about-collards-on-nye-or-how-my-boyfriend-actually-can-cook-collards/
05:17
January 4, 2021
Two Culinary Delights on Northside Drive
Hi friends! Be sure to check out the blog post here on Southern Bon Vivant: https://southernbonvivant.com/two-culinary-delights-on-northside-drive/ ALSO- here's where you can become a supporter! https://anchor.fm/southern-bon-vivant/support
07:31
January 3, 2021
The Firefly Whisperer
A reading from the original story published here: http://www.southernbonvivant.com/the-firefly-whisperer/
03:57
June 8, 2020
Molly Wilkins - Gonzaga Course Assignment - The Boy from Troy
Hello everyone! Pardon me for using this platform for a graduate school assignment, here is my analysis of the Storycorps episode The Boy from Troy: an interview with Representative John Lewis.  To listen to that episode yourself go here: https://storycorps.org/stories/the-boy-from-troy-how-dr-king-inspired-a-young-john-lewis/
05:30
June 5, 2020
Interview with Coliseum Health Systems CEO Mr. Steve Daughterty and CMO Dr. George Harrison
Molly interviews Coliseum Health System CEO Mr. Steve Daughterty and CMO Dr. George Harrison about their recent "A" letter grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade and how they are working through the novel coronavirus in Middle Georgia.  To learn more about Coliseum Health System go here: https://coliseumhealthsystem.com https://www.facebook.com/coliseummedicalcenters/
23:03
April 30, 2020
The Quarantine Food Diaries - Volume 1
Molly reads from her blog post: The Quarantine Food Diaries - Volume 1. To read this blog post go here: http://www.southernbonvivant.com/quarantine-food-diaries-volume-1/ 
11:09
April 29, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Troy Tarpley of Dent Tricks
Molly speaks with Troy Tarpley of Dent Tricks about his business, how important it is to use a local shop for hail repairs, and gives a shout out to his wife for being amazing through all of this. To learn more about Dent Tricks go here: https://www.denttricks.com/ https://www.facebook.com/DentTricks
26:07
April 23, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - LeAnne Weathers of Keller Williams Realty Middle Georgia
Molly speaks with LeAnne Weathers of Keller Williams Realty Middle Georgia about shifts in the real estate industry AND her most creative client story during coronavirus. She also gives shout outs to some of her favorite downtown Macon businesses. To learn more about Keller Williams Middle Georgia go here: https://www.facebook.com/kwmiddlega/  To reach out to LeAnne go here: https://www.facebook.com/leanne.weathers.9
09:52
April 22, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Judy Norman and Jackie Spivey of Classy Destinations
Molly speaks with Judy and Jackie about how the travel industry has had to pivot- and why using a travel agent can save you time, money, and a whole lot of stress. To learn more go to their website here: https://www.classydestinations.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/classydestinations/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/classy_destinations/
17:18
April 22, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Dr. Samer Othman of Advanced Dental Arts
Molly speaks with Dr. Samer Othman of Advanced Dental Arts about the precautions he is taking as a dentist with emergency dental procedures, as well as giving shout outs to local businesses and medical professionals. To go to his Facebook page go here: https://www.facebook.com/AdvancedDentalArtsMacon
11:26
April 21, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Anna Scott of the American Cancer Society
Molly speaks Anna Scott from the American Cancer Society about local online efforts to help during this novel coronavirus outbreak. To reach out to Anna directly email her at anna.scott@cancer.org. Facebook pages are here: https://www.facebook.com/RFLBibbGA/ https://www.facebook.com/RelayForLifeofHoustonCounty/ Website: https://www.cancer.org/
11:56
April 21, 2020
Our Love Fern Is Dead - With Rachelle Wilson of The Southern Siren
We talk dating horror stories with Rachelle Wilson of The Southern Siren. Check out her work here: https://www.thesouthernsiren.com/.
27:43
April 21, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Evan Acres from The Casserole Shop
Molly interviews Evan Acres from The Casserole Shop about their offerings during coronavirus, how many meals they've donated to local hospitals, and what it's like operating stores in both Perry and Macon. To go to their website go here: https://www.thecasseroleshop.com/. To go to their Facebook page go here: https://www.facebook.com/CasseroleShop/.
12:25
April 20, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Ivy Cadle of Baker Donelson
Molly speaks with Ivy Cadle of Baker Donelson- after accidentally hitting the record button before she was ready, whoops- about how some of the pivots the legal field is making during this time of Coronavirus- AND finds out which butcher to go to stock up on meats. To learn more about Baker Donalson go here: https://www.bakerdonelson.com/. To learn more about Ivy Cadle go here: https://www.bakerdonelson.com/Ivy-n-cadle.
20:59
April 20, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Katie Berg of Martin Snow
Molly interviews Katie Berg, attorney at Martin Snow, about how the real estate business has pivoted- how Georgia state government has had to intervene to help, and on local restaurants she and her husband have been visiting. To follow Katie on Instagram go here:  https://www.instagram.com/close_with_katie/
14:44
April 20, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Mike Seekins of Famous Mike's
Molly interviews Mike Seekins about how his business is doing, and finds out how much community good is also happening in Middle Georgia.
10:52
April 17, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Marc Childs of 13 Moves Marketing
Molly interviews Marc Childs of 13 Moves Marketing and they discuss their favorite social media platforms- and Molly learns how to merge two audio clippings.
24:59
April 17, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Rodger Flemming of Body Awareness
Molly interviews Rodger Flemming of Body Awareness about cryotherapy and how recovery is just as important to working out as the workout itself.
18:30
April 16, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Tommy Sadler of Tommy's Bakery
Molly speak with Tommy Sadler of Tommy's Bakery and talks about eating local and how installing a drive thru helped boost his business. Go and follow Tommy's page here: https://www.facebook.com/eatattommys/
11:24
April 16, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Interview with Brad Powell of Alfa Insurance & Macon Connections Facebook group
Molly Wilkins speaks with Brad Powell about how the insurance industry has been affected by Coronavirus, how you can best prepare yourself through your insurance, and about the Macon Connections Facebook group.
16:56
April 10, 2020
Southern Bon Vivant - Rebecca McWilliam Johnson of Visit Dublin GA
Molly Wilkins speaks with Rebecca from Visit Dublin GA about what they are doing with their social media platforms to highlight local graduating seniors.  You can check out Visit Dublin GA on Facebook and Instagram at the following links: https://www.facebook.com/VisitDublinGA/ https://instagram.com/visitdublinga  And to check out the two boutiques that Molly mentions in the segment, go here: https://www.facebook.com/shoptheexchange/ https://www.facebook.com/shopmintdublin/
13:26
April 8, 2020
Interview with Chelsea Hughes of Kinjo Kitchen + Cocktails
Chelsea Hughes joins our first Southern Bon Vivant podcast to talk about her new restaurant Kinjo Kitchen + Cocktails, their event starting April 9th of 2020, and I ask her about what wine goes with hot dogs because that's what I had for dinner with my kids.  Go to their Facebook page to see the different menus for this event: https://www.facebook.com/kinjokitchen/  And to see the article we referenced in the episode go here: https://www.seriouseats.com/2020/03/food-safety-and-coronavirus-a-comprehensive-guide.html?fbclid=IwAR2ALp7GlO7L565HmwXcpZtPdSSl9PwMcs3hEl0RPF0sc1fSBNucHp19RjA
17:49
April 6, 2020
Our Love Fern Is Dead - Preview
Welcome to Our Love Fern is Dead- a new podcast that's been in the works for WAY too long. It's lead by Molly McWilliams Wilkins and features many different guests along the way. Be sure to subscribe and listen - it's going to be a lot of fun.
01:45
April 4, 2020