The Good Life
with a Southern Drawl

By myscoop2 — June 25, 2014


Setting Your Holiday Table (12/13/2018) - The table is a place to gather. A place of nourishment, of love, of laughter, of comfort. Cooking is love no matter how simple the food. For my holiday table I used: 1. Blue and White Chinoiserie Vases filled with […]
Steel Cut Oats Overnight Recipe (12/9/2018) - Happy #meatlessmonday with this power packed bowl of goodness😊Part of our regular breakfast routine for over two years👉🏻Steel Cut Oats. You can prepare the night before so they are ready to go in the morning. These oats should be a […]
7 Ways To Avoid Scrambled Egg Brain (12/7/2018) - Over Thanksgiving I was reflecting on the things I am thankful for. Besides my family and friends, I am also deeply thankful for a change that has happened in my life over the past few years. I am grateful for […]
Winner, Winner Veggie Dinner (11/28/2018) - Almost two years ago my husband made a health decision that surprised me. After being quite the meat eater and protein consumer ever since we first met, he decided he wanted to try a more plant based diet. We still […]
8 Hikes To Enjoy This Holiday Season (11/20/2018) - Every time I spend any amount of time in the great outdoors, I wonder why we spend so much time indoors. And every time I go hiking, I wonder why I do not do it more often. Not only is […]
The Perfect Day In New Orleans (11/15/2018) - Are you in a New Orleans state of mind? I have always loved New Orleans but typically after 48 hours I’m done, I’ve even written those very words. But on a recent trip, I didn’t want to leave. Powder my […]
How To Create A Charcuterie And Cheese Plate (11/14/2018) - Simple, easy and no cooking involved! Can you say ‘winning!’🙌🏻👏🏻💪🏻With the upcoming holiday visions of charcuterie, cheese, and crudités dance in my head. I put together this board for my husband’s birthday dinner this week and almost everything was gone […]
7 Southern Trips To Take This Fall (10/5/2018) - It is fall even though it may only feel like it in the morning. That golden sun is casting a more amber hue across the landscape and there is a breeze rolling in. With the season comes a stirring in […]
Veggie Chili Recipe (10/2/2018) - Hello October, nice to see ya. This #meatlessmonday chili was a crowd pleaser. The first question, “What meat is in this?” The answer none, just a puréed blend of tomatoes, carrots, onions and cilantro using the @vitamix to give it […]
The Perfect Day In Lexington (10/1/2018) - Rolling green hills dressed in wildflowers, thoroughbreds grazing behind white fences that sweep along the highway, this is Lexington, Kentucky. Behind the obvious reasons to visit – horses and bourbon – there is a town full of charm, creativity, and […]