Carrie Bell Carrie Bell is a lifestyle journalist who writes about travel, food, weddings, honeymoons, wellness, and wine. She works for a variety of bridal titles like Destination Weddings & Honeymoons, Bridal Guide, and California Wedding Day, as well as generalist websites such as Fodor's, Private Air, POPSUGAR, Seattle Magazine, LiveStrong, and Reader's Digest. She has also covered entertainment for People, Yahoo, Entertainment Weekly, and Vulture. She is based in California, but spends much of her time on the road researching and exploring for whatever travel story she's working on next. About Southern Living Southern Living, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, celebrates the food, homes, places, and culture of the South. We reach 7.2 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.