Savoring The Moment With Southern Breeze Sweet Tea

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Southern Breeze. All opinions are mine.  It seems that nowadays, time passes way too fast. Kids grow up, circles of friends change, I use a little more eye cream than I used to but after all is said and done,...

Beef Kielbasa & Onion Appetizer

Smokey, beefy kielbasa and tender onions simmered in a rich, tangy barbecue sauce is a dish that I serve right out of the pot! All you need is a skewer and you are in business. If you need a hearty appetizer that's easy to make, then this recipe is for you. Some of...

How To Make Breadcrumbs

Yummy, toasted, golden brown breadcrumbs are the crowning glory of many of our favorite dishes. The thing is, there have been times in my cooking career that I've gone to the pantry to pull out a bag of those crispy crumbs but they were no where to be found.

25 Easy Breakfast Recipes for Busy Families

When the alarm clock goes off, don't stress about what to fix your family for breakfast because I've got a collection of 25 easy, delicious recipes from some of the best food bloggers around the web. I know that getting the kids to school, yourself to work and all the...

How To Toast Coconut

Sweet coconut is yummy, but toasted sweet coconut is a whole other kind of good! If you are like me, and love coconut, then this little tutorial on how to toast it is for you. Just a few minutes in the oven turn those tasty flakes into nutty, golden, rich shavings....

Pineapple Coconut Poke Cake

Luscious cake with pineapple and coconut, topped with fresh whipped cream and toasted coconut flakes is a dessert that memories are made of. Tropical fruit flavors have always been a favorite in my house and this "poke cake" has risen to all-star status. It's not only...

Free Meal Planning Printables

Welcome to Meal Planning With A Southern Soul! Here, you'll find my planning pages that I use every week to help me be successful at shopping, meal prep and planning. I designed each page to be easy to fill out and organized for each task that you want to get...

Meal Plan Monday ~ Thanksgiving Desserts

Hello friends! Come on in and pull up a chair as we prepare for Thanksgiving by sharing some of our favorite Thanksgiving desserts from around the web! Holiday Fruit Salad from Southern Plate Cream Cheese Pecan Pie from Southern Bite Chocolate Pie from Big Bear's Wife...

Crock Pot Creamed Corn

This rich, creamy corn with a hint of sweetness might just the the ultimate side dish. Not only is this creamed corn scrumptious, it's easy to make since the slow cooker does all the work! Cream corn has been a favorite side dish at our family gatherings for years....

Gift Ideas For The Cook ~ Christmas 2017

Christmas is that memorable time when we let those we cherish know how much we love them by giving them something special. If you know someone who cooks, loves to cook or wants to get better at cooking, well, I've got a little help for you with this gift guide. I've...

Super Easy Roasted Broccoli

Fresh broccoli that's roasted with a touch of olive oil, nutty Parmesan cheese and crunchy homemade breadcrumbs might just be the best, most simple side dish ever! Even the pickiest veggie eater will love this toasty version. It's time for true cooking confessions. If...


Welcome! I'm a food and entertaining blogger with a distinctive Southern flair. I'm sharing delicious recipes and cooking tips along with home & garden DIY help to make your life perfectly wonderful!




  • Awesome day lovely evening  a good night 24 hourshellip
  • COLD BREW sweet tea is here! Get the best tastinghellip
  • Pepper the princess sporting her new thundershirt   doghellip
  • Get your people to eat their veggies!  This superhellip
  • Meal Plan Monday is special this week and is featuringhellip
  • Cold Brew Southern Breeze Sweet Tea is the perfect tastyhellip
  • All the tools you need to be successful at mealhellip
  • Get in the spirit with a sweet  salty snack!hellip
  • After getting our steps in it was time for ahellip

Get New Delicious Recipes Right In Your Inbox

Subscribe to A Southern Soul to get recipes, cooking tips and helpful home & garden ideas!

You have Successfully Subscribed!