Summer starts in April

The South
| the south | noun.
The place where:
Tea is sweet and accents are sweeter
Summer starts in April
Macaroni and Cheese is a vegetable
Front porches are wide and words are long
Y'all is the only proper noun
Chicken is fried and biscuits come with gravy
Everything is darlin'
Someone's heart is always being blessed
Pecan pie is a staple