Candace, a.k.a. Cowgirl Candace, is an award-winning feature writer, internationally published brand blogger and wardrobe stylist.
The fourth-generation cowgirl and veteran journalist pioneered digital platform Southern Styles & Steeds — a country Western fashion, beauty and lifestyles blogazine — to share the sophisticated styles and sincere stories from her Down South upbringing.
A rural resurgence of African-American actors in American West movies and TV series has taken over Hollywood — and Cowgirl Candace is utterly lovin’ it. Keep in mind, I’m an ’80s backwoods baby. My farming parents raised me on cult classic Westerns like “Silverado,” which featured the gorgeous Lynn Whitfield as a sassy saloon girl […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for the AJC Cubicle careers can often lead to lack of sunlight, strained eyes and sedentary habits that contribute to obesity. For job seekers who yearn for fresh air and staying physically fit, these conventional careers come with an athletic component that helps keep you in tiptop shape while working […]
I’ve investigated stories in muddy greenways wearing pumps, rainy hayfields wearing sneakers and snowy streets wearing flats. I admit: I haven’t always been the best judge of shoe matching to weather conditions, but that’s because the only thing on my newspaper reporter radar at the time is getting the scoop and submitting my story before […]
Growing up on a farm afforded ample alternatives for outdoor adventures and carefree characters like myself to roam the land in pure peace. If I had to count the country Western ways of creating fun and freedom-driven memories: There was vine swinging across the creek with my siblings; trail riding our paint horses and Shetland […]