Author Archives for Laura

Ooey-Gooey Peach Cobbler

March 7, 2009 7:03 am Published by 12 Comments

I found this peach cobbler recipe on Baking Like Betty. It is quick and easy using canned peaches and a cake mix. My husband absolutely loved it. He even went back for seconds. For me it was good, but nothing beats a good from scratch cobbler. This one was too sugary for me. I love... Read More


Mock Stroganoff

March 6, 2009 7:25 am Published by 5 Comments

One of my favorite meals growing up was stroganoff. Unfortunately, my husband is not a fan. I did finally find the recipe for the ultimate beef stroganoff that my husband would eat. He would however still prefer a hamburger version. I saw this recipe for Mock Stroganoff in my February issue of Simple and Delicious... Read More


Cookie Sundaes

March 5, 2009 7:23 am Published by 11 Comments

Who does love the taste of warm chocolate chip cookies with milk? Well, this is another way to get your cookie and milk fix. I got the idea for this from Wasatch Woman Magazine. They made the cookie dough from scratch and made them in mini cake pans. I created a quick and easy version... Read More


White Pizza Sauce

March 4, 2009 6:42 am Published by 11 Comments

I got this recipe for white pizza sauce from My Food Storage Deals. She used the sauce in a Fettuccine Alfredo Pizza. I adapted this recipe from the original. This sauce would be used with whatever toppings you want. The pizza I made with it had chicken, bacon, and red onions but just think of... Read More


Quick Pizza Dough

March 3, 2009 7:26 am Published by 14 Comments

So after making the Chicago-style garlic and butter pizza crust, I decided I wanted to get a few more yummy pizza recipes to add to my collection. I found a recipe at Baking Like Betty. It was a pizza crust that you mix up and use right then, no waiting or rising. So I gave... Read More


Moist Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream

March 2, 2009 7:26 am Published by 8 Comments

Here’s another cupcake recipe for you and it also comes from Southern Living. This one is different from the basic white cupcake. This recipe calls for a whole 16 oz. container of sour cream. When you mix this batter up make sure you mix it with a good mixer. That entire container of sour cream... Read More


Curried Chicken Salad Waffle Sandwiches

February 28, 2009 7:33 am Published by 9 Comments

This picture looks like a waffle, but looks can be deceiving. It’s actually a biscuit. This recipe comes from Pillsbury. It was an entry from Corvilia Carrington Thykkuttahil in Pillsbury’s 2006 Bake Off Contest. For the sandwich, she uses Grand’s Flaky Layer Biscuits cooked in a waffle maker. I just recently bought a bunch of... Read More


Black Bean and Corn Salsa

February 27, 2009 7:22 am Published by 12 Comments

This salsa is quick and easy to make. It needs at least 1 hour in the fridge but is best if you can give it a full 12-24 hours to really absorb all the flavors. This recipe is also known as Cowboy Caviar. I have modified the original recipe slightly. Black Bean and Corn Salsa... Read More


Flautas | realmomkitchen.com

Flautas

February 26, 2009 7:21 am Published by 11 Comments

This is a family favorite at our house. Flautas means flutes in Spanish. These look like little flutes. Flautas are also known as taquitos. Typically the difference is flautas are made with flour tortillas and taquitos are made with corn. Either way, how can you lose with meat, cheese and a tortilla shell that’s deep... Read More


Pistachio Salad | realmomkitchen.com

Pistachio Salad

February 25, 2009 7:35 am Published by 13 Comments

If you didn’t know, tomorrow is National Pistachio Day. So I thought I’d post my recipe today for Pistachio Salad, just in case you want to make this tomorrow and celebrate National Pistachio Day. You should have most of these ingredients in your house, if not there’s still time to go to the store. But... Read More