Ultimate Chicken Spaghetti

This post is sponsored by my friends at Family Dollar.   Our days are rarely perfect.  We clash with coworkers, fight traffic, experience loss, the list goes on.  And when things turn sour, we often…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #102

Welcome to another delicious edition of Meal Plan Monday! We’re adding a few chair to kitchen table, opening up those recipe boxes, and sharing our favorite dishes with everyone for this week’s edition! If you’ve gathered…read more »

Chicken Bog

Chicken Bog.  Chicken Pilau. Chicken Perlo.  Chicken Pilaf.  While there are many variations (and names) of this dish, Chicken Bog is what it’s always been called at our house.  This rustic, homey dish of chicken,…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #101

Need a bit of help with your weekly meal plan? We’ve got you covered! Thanks for joining us at Meal Plan Monday. Some of your favorite food bloggers come together to give you a variety…read more »

Strawberry Favorites

In the South, we’re starting to see those delicious Plant City, Florida strawberries show up in grocery stores.  For us, it’s the first peek at spring and being that we’ve seen snow in lower Alabama…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #100

Wow!  Welcome to our 100th edition of Meal Plan Monday!  For 100 weeks we’ve been bringing you recipes from your favorite bloggers to help make getting a home-cooked meal on the table easier!  We appreciate…read more »

Instant Pot Stuffed Cabbage Soup and Saying Goodbye

I’ve read a lot lately about how folks are getting annoyed with all the stories on food blogs – saying that they just want to get to the recipes. Well, folks, if that’s the reason…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #99

Hey, y’all!  This week’s Meal Plan Monday features recipes taht are full of flavor, simple to make and easy on the budget! From comforting baked ziti to bright, lemon cheesecake, festive meatball sliders and savory…read more »

Chili Mac

  Read the first part of this post over on the Southern Living blog. Chili Mac is one of those nostalgic and super delicious meals that just makes you feel good inside!  It’s the perfect…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #98

Hey y’all! Welcome, welcome to another delicious edition of Meal Plan Monday, the link up where we bring you some of the most amazing recipes from your favorite food bloggers around the web – all…read more »

This delicious homemade vegetable beef soup recipe only takes about 45 minutes and is so easy!

Quick and Easy Vegetable Beef Soup

Nothing beats my Mom’s slow-cooked vegetable soup.  It’s a labor of love that starts with stew meat in the slow cooker overnight and is finished the next day with tons of fresh veggies.  As a…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #97

The time had come again, it’s time to find new recipes that your family is going to love! It’s time for Meal Plan Monday 97! Our little part of the world has been covered in…read more »

Easy Beef Ramen Skillet

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of College Inn®. The opinions and text are all mine. I’ll admit that after all the cooking for the holidays, I’m a bit worn out.…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #96

Hey y’all! Welcome to another delicious Meal Plan Monday. The deep freeze that had hold of us left us all craving something warm and comforting to eat.  Soups were super popular last week as a result.…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #95

Hey friends! It’s time to gather around the table with the ones we love most and we’ve got just the recipes to send ’em running to the kitchen on this week’s Meal Plan Monday! We’re…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #94

Welcome to Meal Plan Monday! Whether this is your first time stopping by or you’re a dedicated follower, we are tickled that you are here. Each week, we have the pleasure of hosting Meal Plan…read more »

Southern Slow Cooker Black-Eyed Peas

Black-Eyed Peas on New Year’s Day: Down here, we’ve got some superstitious folks.  And with the arrival of the new year, many of those superstitions are put on full display.  In our family, the food…read more »

Top 10 Recipes of 2017

One of my favorite things to do as the year reaches its end, is to delve into the analytics of SouthernBite.com to see which recipes you guys were making the most.  It’s always fun to…read more »

Southern Collard Greens

southern collard greens with ham…mmm! This is a post I wrote more than 6 years ago.  I’ve updated the photos and tweaked the recipe just a smidge.  Hope y’all enjoy!   When folks think of…read more »

Merry Christmas, Y’all!

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, countless mass shootings, terrorist attacks.  A solar eclipse, unicorn frappuccinos, a royal engagement.  It’s been a year for sure.  But certainly seems we’ve seen far more than our fair share of tragedy…read more »

This Easy Rum Cake starts with a cake mix but ends up as Rum Cake Perfection. It's perfect for the holidays! #rumcake #rum #cake #recipe #easy

Cake Mix Rum Cake

Y’all, it’s the holidays.  Despite the fact that my brain can’t process that fact, they’re here.  And sometimes around this time we need something easy.  (Actually, I need something easy most of the time, but…read more »

This Easy Pecan Shortbread is seriously the easiest shortbread you'll make. #shortbread #pecan #easy #recipe #ideas #christmas #cookie

Easy Pecan Shortbread

easy pecan shortbread – a holiday favorite Shortbread cookies.  They’re one of my most favorite things.  There’s something magical about the perfect blend of flour, butter, and sugar.  But truth be told, they can be…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #93

Welcome back to Meal Plan Monday, y’all! We’re so glad to see you this week! We’ve only got a week or so until Christmas is here and we know that y’all are still looking for…read more »