The Good Life
with a Southern Drawl

By myscoop2 — June 25, 2014


The Perfect Day In Lexington (8/15/2017) - 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 […]
Tomato, Avocado, Corn, and Black Bean Salad (8/15/2017) - It’s Hatch Green Chile season (thank you New Mexico!) Here is a recipe that you will come back to again and again. Perfect for #meatlessmonday ! Tomato, Avocado, Corn and Black Bean Salad 2 avocados, cubed Dozen or more cherry […]
Southern Makers 2017 (8/10/2017) - This weekend event celebrates Southern artists with exhibits, demonstrations, storytelling, workshops, a dinner, and parties. The weekend is kicked off with a 5 Star Dinner featuring top Southern chefs: Adam Evans, formerly of Optimist, Atlanta, GA, James Lewis, Bettola, Birmingham AL, […]
4 Margarita Pitcher Recipes (7/24/2017) - Did someone say National Tequila Day? In celebration of the ‘legal’ margarita pitcher here are some recipes to quench your thirst and savor tequila’s most famous drink during these dog days of summer. Love Frose, try it with tequila! The perfect […]
Feeling Peachy (7/23/2017) - Happy #fashionfriday – feeling peachy 🍑in this Rachel Pally jumpsuit and my marbled leather wristlet by Coastal Road (LOVE this Southern leather goods company❤️), ring from Levy’s Fine Jewelry and earrings by Gorjana.
Tempeh Kabob Recipe (7/17/2017) - What is Tempeh, you may ask? Tempeh is a food made from soybeans. While not as popular in the United States as tofu, it is still a great example of how a simple food like soybeans can be woven into […]
Veggie Burrito Recipe (7/10/2017) - Happy #meatlessmonday with this veggie packed burrito inspired by @lalobasbakery on #30a – we couldn’t get enough of this deliciousness while at Blue Mountain Beach so we decided to try it at home using fresh summer veggies and @mariaandricardos chili […]
The Perfect Day In Nashville (6/27/2017) - It is no secret that the Music City is quite popular these days. So for residents and tourists that means there is tons to do. With the plethora of restaurants, activities, and hotels, we sought out the best of Nashville. […]
Tips To Create The Perfect Bath (6/14/2017) - I have been taking baths since I was a baby and unlike most people who transition to a shower as a teen, I kept enjoying that warm soaking bath. One Valentine’s Day my husband surprised me when I came home […]
8 Easy, Summer Party Ideas (6/13/2017) - The simplicity of enjoying fresh grown food around a table with friends is something Southerners do so well. -Julia Reed, writer, author, party planner Entertaining, gardening, cooking – these are part of our Southern culture. The ability to grow so […]