The Good Life
with a Southern Drawl

By myscoop2 — June 25, 2014


Squash and Leek Soup Recipe (10/16/2017) - Chilly nights call for warm soups. After a recent trip to the Mississippi Delta, a stop in Turnrow Books Cafe where they were serving squash and leek soup inspired this new recipe. I used yellow squash, but you can use […]
Over The Knee Boots: A Fall Must Have (10/13/2017) - Dear #fashionfriday is it fall yet? Dress like the season you want🍁. Be fall ready in these Tieland Stretch Suede Over The Knee Boots by Stuart Weitzman. Over the knee boots are essential for fall, pair them with skirts, dresses, […]
Woman Of Style: Leslie Register Knows How To Party (10/11/2017) - Southern author and entertainer Leslie Register knows how to throw a party. A former Southern Living Photo Stylist and now cookbook author, Leslie’s sense of style, love of food, and creativity come together to create the most fun parties imaginable. […]
Seared Snapper with Orzo Succotash (10/11/2017) - One of my favorite things about the beach is fishing. Wanting to enjoy red snapper in the freezer from a fishing trip this summer and inspired by a friend’s orzo dish, I served up this main course at a recent […]
Skillet Eggplant Marinara Recipe (10/3/2017) - Eggplant certainly isn’t the veggie I reach for most, but after trying this mouthwatering recipe it has made its way into the regular meal rotation. With eggplant in season and coming in from the garden, we decided to try this […]
Velvet: A Fall Must Have (9/29/2017) - She wore blue velvet…I cannot tell you how jazzed I am about this trend for fall. It’s not just that I love the retro vibe of it or that I can’t help but shake my hips like the King of […]
Cape San Blas, Everything You Dreamed The Beach Could Be (9/14/2017) - When I was a little girl before I ever laid eyes on the ocean, I read about it. I read about the waves and the sand, the shells and the sand dollars, the sea turtles and the dolphins. I read […]
6 Ways To Chase An Endless Summer (9/8/2017) - Just when I was completely love with summer – its freedom, its adventure, its food, the seasons began   to change. But if you are like me you are always looking for ways to keep summer’s spirit alive all year […]
10 Rules For Wearing White After Labor Day (9/7/2017) - Every year after Labor Day there’s the big debate – can you wear white after Labor Day? The answer is yes with some parameters. The old adage no white after Labor Day has taken a back seat to…well, practicality. With […]
Tomato and Basil Capellini Recipe (8/28/2017) - It’s the end of summer which means the squirrels leave our tomatoes alone opting instead for acorns and we actually get to pick baskets of tomatoes everyday. With this tomato surplus I decided to throw together one of the easiest, […]