Kelsey Ogletree Kelsey Ogletree is an independent journalist contributing to a range of national digital and print outlets, from The Wall Street Journal to Travel + Leisure and AARP The Magazine. She specializes in food, wellness and travel and has been writing professionally for more than 12 years. 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.