The Good Life
with a Southern Drawl

By myscoop2 — June 25, 2014


Creamy Zucchini Soup Recipe (4/16/2018) - This soup is one of my favorites. It is so delicious, so filling, and so easy! Perfect to serve before the main course or great to serve as lunch on a chilly day. Plus did you know? Zucchini is high […]
The Best Of Charleston (4/11/2018) - 17 years ago a boy and girl started dating. The boy lived near Charleston so their dates were filled with evening strolls down Market Street and The Battery, dinners at the South’s best restaurants, weekends with friends canoodling on rooftops, […]
Vegan Salad Nicoise (4/9/2018) - Meatless Monday is in full effect with this Vegan Salad Nicoise. Inspired by the traditional Salad Nicoise from Nice, France of olives, green beans, and potatoes this version leaves off the tuna but is still packed with much flavor. I’ve […]
The One Thing I Wish I Knew As A Younger Mom (4/3/2018) - If there was one lesson I wish I could tell my younger mom self it is this – be still. As a younger mom I often felt harried and hurried through each day. I was busy and boy did I […]
Basil-Olive Oil Gelato (4/3/2018) - After a recent trip to Charleston we ate at a wonderful Italian restaurant called Le Farfalle. Besides serving incredible homemade pasta dishes seasoned to perfection, this Charleston hot spot also serves up decadent flavors of gelato. One of the flavors […]
Practically Perfect Style (3/16/2018) - Top O’ the morning to you! Life isn’t always full of flowers and color, but when it is I sure feel lucky to enjoy the view! This #fashionfriday is all about mixing patterns and colors. My favorite pleated skirt by […]
Vegan Nachos Recipe (3/13/2018) - Holy smokes! These vegan nachos are the BEST nachos I’ve ever eaten. Piled high with roasted sweet potatoes, black beans, pinto beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, corn, jalapeño, onion, bell pepper, cilantro, olives, chives, and a pepper-cashew sauce made in […]
Roasted Romanesco Pasta (3/12/2018) - Look what’s cooking this #meatlessmonday – Romanesco. This broccoli, cauliflower sibling is packed with goodness. The antioxidants, Vitamin C, and fiber protect against free radicals that cause disease, improves circulation, increases brain function, lowers cholesterol, and boosts heart health. Roasted […]
Lentil Soup Recipe (3/7/2018) - What better food to enjoy this Lenten season than Lentils, an ancient food that is low in calories but high in nutrition. This meatless choice helps reduce cholesterol, improves heart health, helps prevent digestive disorders, encourages weight loss, increases energy, […]
Play With Plaid (3/7/2018) - Happy #fashionfriday it’s time to play with plaid. There may be snow on the ground in Vail, but even the warm, sunny bluebird days are proof spring is on its way. Spring’s top trend also happens to be one of […]