Quick and Easy All-Purpose Marinade
Tres Leches Poke Cake (3 Milk Poke Cake)
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Sweet Corn Spoonbread and a Great Big “Thanks!”
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Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Mushrooms

I LOVE Brussels Sprouts.  Love them.  But lots of folks don’t.  One of the biggest reasons for that, I think, is that most folks haven’t had them prepared correctly.  Now wait before you jump to…read more »

Candied Sweet Potatoes

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecans

You know, things have a funny way of working out.  Well, let me say that another way.  It sure is funny when you think you’ve set one path and God has set you another.  Yep,…read more »

Slow Cooker Cornbread Dressing

Slow Cooker Cornbread Dressing

If your kitchen is like mine, then you know what I mean when I say that oven space is at a premium around the holidays – especially when it comes to Thanksgiving.  That big bird…read more »

Lazy Man's Salsa

Lazy Man’s Salsa

This recipe is one of those that is so quick and easy, folks won’t believe it.  Since it uses canned tomatoes, it’s great when fresh tomatoes aren’t in season.  But it’s so good and so…read more »

Tater Tot Casserole

Paige’s Tater Tot Casserole

Ramble beginning in 3… 2… 1…  Do me a favor and think back to your most favorite Halloween costume.  What was it?  Was it homemade or store bought?  The other day I was in Wal-Mart…read more »

Old Fashion Sticky Chicken

Old Fashioned Sticky Chicken and a Cookbook Review: Come Home to Supper {Giveaway}

I wish there were words for me to describe how excited I am about Christy’s new book, Come Home to Supper: Over 200 Casseroles, Skillets, and Sides (Desserts, Too!) to Feed Your Family with Love.…read more »

Nutter Butter Mummies

Nutter Butter Mummies

Not only are these little Nutter Butter Mummies cute, but they are incredibly easy, too!  All you need is a package of Nutter Butter cookies, a package of white almond bark, and some candy eyes…read more »

Caramel Pound Cake

Caramel Pound Cake – A Virtual Potluck for Christy

If you’ve been a following me for any length of time, you probably know about my very special friend, Christy Jordan.  Not only does Christy have one of the most successful blogs in the world,…read more »

Apple Blondies

Brown Sugar Apple Blondies

Fall is, without a doubt, my favorite season.  I love the cooler weather.  Down here in the South, it’s quite a welcome relief!  The leaves begin to turn, our sleeves get a bit longer, and…read more »

Ground Beef

Quick Bites: 10 Favorite Recipes Using Ground Beef

Like a lot of families, we eat a lot of ground beef at our house.   It’s inexpensive and cooks quickly so it’s easy to get a meal on the table.  These are some of my…read more »

Biscuit Bread Pudding

White Chocolate Raspberry Biscuit Bread Pudding – Celebrating National Biscuit Month {Giveaway!}

Did you know that September is National Biscuit Month?  Well it is and our friends at White Lily Flour are celebrating by sharing this amazing recipe for White Chocolate Raspberry Biscuit Bread Pudding and an…read more »

Apple Fritters

Apple Fritters and the Importance of the 940 Saturdays

This morning, at 6:45, my baby turned 5 years old.  This past weekend we had a fun-filled, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Party, but today has hit me like a ton of bricks.  I’m reminded of…read more »

Peanut Butter Choclate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies {Gluten Free}

Several months ago, we started having issues with the site and the theme that makes it look pretty.  I’m at the point where I knew I needed a custom theme and I knew I had…read more »

shrimp and grits cook

Shrimp & Grits: The Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival (and a giveaway!!)

Whether you’re from the South, live in the South, or have never even been to the South, you’ve surely heard about one of the most-beloved dishes south of the Mason Dixon: shrimp and grits. Y’all,…read more »

The Southern Slow Cooker

Cookbook Review: The Southern Slow Cooker

Y’all know I’m no stranger to a slow cooker.  In fact, I’ve got a collection of them – six, give or take a few.  There’s just something about tossing ingredients into a slow cooker in…read more »

Greek Pasta Salad

Greek Pasta Salad and a Little About Perspective

I’ve been thinking about perspective a lot here lately.  Heather’s family was all called in to the hospital this past weekend, for fear that her great-grandmother wouldn’t make it much longer.  She’s been diagnosed with…read more »

Breakfast Pizza

Back-to-School Breakfast Pizza

Each year when this time of year rolls around and kids start heading back to school, I’m reminded of my senior year of high school.  The learning part of school was never tough for me,…read more »

Southern Bite

Win 1 of 10 Southern Bite Grocery Totes

These “Love, Peace and Bacon Grease” totes have been hugely popular, so to say thanks for being a part of this big ol’ Southern Bite family, I’m going to give 10 of them away today!…read more »

Pesto Shrimp Pasta

Pesto Shrimp Pasta

Back to school time is upon us.  And let me tell you, I’m getting nervous.  This time of the year has always made me nervous.  New teachers, new classes, new friends… there’s just a lot…read more »

Peach Ice Cream

No-Egg Fresh Peach Ice Cream

In the summer, there’s just nothing like homemade ice cream to cool you down on a hot afternoon.  And while it is surely much easier to run and buy some, there’s just something about making…read more »

No-Cutter Buttermilk Biscuits

No-Cutter Buttermilk Biscuits

You know, buttermilk biscuits are as much a part of the Southern culinary landscape as grits and fried okra.  Growing up, there wasn’t a proper breakfast spread that didn’t include them.  Now we didn’t have…read more »

Chocolate Turnovers

Easy Chocolate Turnovers and a Recap of Last Week’s Photo Shoot

For me, last week was the stuff dreams are made of.  The whole cookbook process has been surreal to me, so to be able to shoot the gorgeous images that will fill it was even…read more »

Grilled Sausage with Pimiento Cheese Grits

Grilled Sausage with Pimiento Cheese Grits – Sunset Farm Foods

I had thoughts of pimiento cheese grits in my head for a while before I went to the The Southern Baking Retreat when low and behold, what did we get served for dinner?  Of course! …read more »