Darcy Lenz Darcy Lenz is a food writer, senior editor, and recipe developer at Allrecipes with over ten years of experience in food media. 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.