This recipe for Upside Down Pizza Casserole will have your family running back for seconds. It's quick, easy, and super delicious!

Meal Plan Monday – Thanksgiving Sides Edition

Hey, y’all!  Welcome to a special Thanksgiving Sides edition of Meal Plan Monday! This week you’ll find some of the most-loved Thanksgiving side dishes of your favorite food bloggers! Make sure you come back next…read more »

Grilled Chicken Parm

I’m so excited to introduce you guys to the newest appliance in the Southern Bite Test Kitchen – the Kenyon City Grill.  This little baby is American made and is the perfect option for apartment…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #87

Can you believe it’s already November and we’re headed straight into he holiday season?  Whew!  Where did this year go?! Each week at Meal Plan Monday, you’ll find tasty recipes to inspire your week, as…read more »

Three simple ingredients are all you need to create the easy and tasty Salsa Chicken Dip!

Salsa Chicken Dip and Visiting Mexico Beach

Located about 30 miles east of Panama City Beach, Florida lies the quiet, sleepy little town of Mexico Beach.  My friends Christy Jordan (Southern Plate), Brandie Skibinski (The Country Cook), and I had the pleasure…read more »

Pumpkin, pecans, brown sugar, and oatmeal combine in this classic recipe made over for fall!

Pumpkin Pecan Baked Oatmeal

I’ve never eaten a lot of oatmeal.  Growing up, grits was the breakfast staple in our household.  It wasn’t that I didn’t like oatmeal.  It was more about the fact that my mom didn’t really…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #86

Pull up a chair and grab a big ol’ glass of sweet tea, we’ve got a another delicious Meal Plan Monday for you right here!  These Korean Sloppy Joes from 5 Dollar Dinners are definitely…read more »

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

Alrighty, y’all bear with me for a second… I’ve got something to tell you.  Ok.  Y’all ready?  Here we go…  Sweet potatoes and yams aren’t the same thing.  Seriously.  Not the same.  Now, here in…read more »

Welcome to the Southern Bite Test Kitchen!

Hey, y’all!  Welcome!  I’m SO excited to finally be able to welcome y’all to the Southern Bite Test Kitchen.  Don’t know what I’m talking about? Click here.  For the past 3 1/2 months we’ve been…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #85

Welcome, friends to Meal Plan Monday! If you’ve been ready for cooler temperatures and eager to make some comfort food, well, we are going to make you happy for sure. This week’s line up if…read more »

This Bacon Corn Chowder recipe is ready in about 30 minutes and there's no peeling or chopping! It's easy and delicious!

Easy Bacon Corn Chowder

This Bacon Corn Chowder recipe is ready in about 30 minutes and there’s no peeling or chopping! It’s easy and delicious!

Cinnamon Roll Pumpkin Pie Bites

Are you pumpkin-ed out yet?  No?  Good!  I’ve got another super easy recipe that you’re going to want to try.  These Cinnamon Roll Pumpkin Pie Bites have a crust made out of canned cinnamon rolls…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #84

I hope you’re hungry because we’ve got a delicious table set for you this week on Meal Plan Monday! Grab a fork and pull up a chair… Southern Cottage Pie from a Southern Discourse starts…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #83

Our weather has been a little back and forth around these parts! Some days it feels like summer and some days it feels like fall! No matter what type of weather you’re having were you…read more »

The delicious flavors of fall combine in this epic Autumn Sweet Tea Punch recipe! Sweet tea, apple cider, orange and pineapple juice, and cinnamon all make an appearance in this festive beverage.

Autumn Sweet Tea Punch

The delicious flavors of fall combine in this epic Autumn Sweet Tea Punch recipe! Sweet tea, apple cider, orange and pineapple juice, and cinnamon all make an appearance in this festive beverage.

This Ooey Gooey Spice Cake combines the flavors of fall with the classic gooey butter cake!

Ooey Gooey Autumn Spice Cake

Y’all know I’m all about quick, easy, no fuss cooking.  So it frustrates me to see folks making things way more complicated than they have to be.  I saw a post last week where someone…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #82

Hey y’all! We hope you’ve enjoyed your first week of fall! That said, it hasn’t been very fall-like in our neck of the woods.  Temps in the 90s aren’t exactly fall weather, if you what…read more »

Herb-Brined Pork Chops

This post is sponsored by The National Pork Board, Smithfield, and Walmart, but the opinions expressed are my own. I have a close friend who just refuses to cook pork chops.  She says they always end up…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #81

Hey friends!  Welcome back to another delicious Meal Plan Monday!  You know, there’s just nothing quite like a home cooked meal.  It gives families an opportunity to gather, connect, and share – no matter what’s…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #80

Good food, plus people you love and enjoy loving on is what Meal Plan Monday is all about. We are so happy that you are back for another week of sharing. In the blink of…read more »

BBQ Chicken Sliders with Dill Pickle Slaw

Football season is nearly here and you’re going to need an easy and impressive recipe to show off to your tailgating pals.  Well, do I have one for you! My friends at Stubb’s Bar-B-Q and I teamed up to…read more »

Brown Sugar Pecan Pound Cake

As the cool weather approaches and we start thinking about those fall recipes, pecans always come to mind for me.  We use so many pecans in the fall and holiday seasons for all our baking,…read more »

Meal Plan Monday #79

Welcome back friends who like to cook, friends who like to eat, and friends who just read the blogs and live vicariously through us but still have clean kitchens! No matter where you fit in,…read more »

Big Dreams and What’s New for Southern Bite

Sometimes our dreams are just so big, we can even dare to dream them. Ten years ago if you had asked me if I had any aspiration to have a career in anything food related,…read more »