The Good Life
with a Southern Drawl

By myscoop2 — June 25, 2014

Jackson

The Best of Chincoteague Island (5/30/2018) - It was so early in the morning darkness was everywhere except for hundreds of car headlights making their way to the ocean. Soon traffic guides would direct us down a sandy road to park and it became evident that not […]
How To Cook With Edible Flowers (5/29/2018) - Cooking, flavoring, and garnishing with flowers has been traced back to Roman times as well as to the Chinese, Middle Eastern, and Indian cultures. Edible flowers were especially popular in the Victorian era and are once again gaining popularity. Not only […]
Sweet Potato Pancakes Recipe (5/9/2018) - Once you go Sweet Potato pancakes, you can’t go back. The best pancakes you will ever put in your mouth, this takes a little more time but so worth the taste! Sweet Potato Pancakes 1/4 cup sweet potato, cooked and […]
Perhaps ‘Mama Needs Her Wine’ Should Not Be The Catchphrase For Motherhood (4/25/2018) - A friend who had decided to cut back on her drinking recently said something that really resonated with me, “I don’t want my girls to see me drinking all the time. I don’t think the image of mommy with a […]
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 […]