Author Archives for Laura

Root Beer Float Cake

March 21, 2009 8:23 am Published by 8 Comments

This recipe today is another one I found in an old Southern Living Magazine. It’s another cake recipe, but not a cupcake. Just a regular 9 x 13 cake. I was interested in it because it uses root beer in both the cake and the frosting. Now my family’s choice of root beer happens to... Read More


Fast and Easy Pizza Dough

March 20, 2009 6:14 am Published by 20 Comments

After posting my recipe for quick pizza dough, I had several comments about the dough being bland. I looked through my files and found another quick pizza dough that the ingredients would give the dough some flavor. It happen to come from My Kitchen Cafe, one of my favorite sites. So I knew it would... Read More


Mandarin Chicken

March 19, 2009 6:16 am Published by 8 Comments

When I got married, I knew that my husband didn’t like Chinese food. I on the other hand I love it. I like to follow Bobby at Blog Chef. This site really specializes in Chinese food at home. I couldn’t resist giving some of the recipes a try. The thing is, my husband has enjoyed... Read More


Ham and Cheese Omelet Roll | realmomkitchen.com

Ham and Cheese Omelet Roll

March 18, 2009 7:06 am Published by 9 Comments

This is a fun way to do omelets. I also think it is easier than the traditional when you have several omelets to make. I originally go this recipe from a Taste of Home magazine. The recipe makes 12 servings in a jelly roll pan, but I reduce the recipe to make 6 servings in... Read More


Mimi’s Cafe Carrot Raisin Nut Bread

March 17, 2009 7:03 am Published by 11 Comments

One of the reasons I go to eat at Mimi’s Cafe is for their Carrot Raisin Nut Bread. When I saw this recipe at My Recipe Garden, I absolutely had to try it. Now, I am not a big fan of raisins. About the only things I like them in is cereal or oatmeal cookies.... Read More


Thin Mint Cupcakes

March 16, 2009 7:05 am Published by 22 Comments

Here is a great treat for St. Paddy’s Day! I got the cupcake idea from The Food Librarian. Now she used the Girl Scout’s Thin Mint cookies, I cheated and used Keebler Grasshopper cookies. Either one will do. She made a cream cheese frosting for her cupcakes and left the frosting white. I used a... Read More


Reuben Sandwich

March 14, 2009 7:30 am Published by 5 Comments

For all of you who like Facebook, you can now follow Real Mom Kitchen there. Just go to this link to become a follwer! I also need one more person to confirm I’m the author, so if your the first one to get there please cornfirm me! Here is a yummy sandwich you can make... Read More


Barbecue Chicken Quesadillas

March 13, 2009 7:21 am Published by 12 Comments

They have bbq chicken pizza, so why not a bbq chicken quesadilla! A while back, I had some family over for dinner and I made slow cooker barbecue chicken. I ended up having some left overs. I never mind having leftovers, and this leftover chicken went into my freezer. The other day I was ready... Read More


No Bake Cookies | realmomkitchen.com

No Bake Cookies

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

My husband grew up on this recipe for No Bake Cookies. It is also a staple at our house for my children. They are lovingly called “no bakes”. They are quick and easy to make and are great for a quick treat or after school snack. I feel like my kids are getting something somewhat... Read More


Biscuit Waffle Breakfast Sandwich

March 11, 2009 7:11 am Published by 1 Comment

After making the Curried Chicken Salad Waffle Sandwiches, I wanted to use the idea of cooking the biscuit in a waffle maker to make a breakfast sandwich. So I came up with this. There are many option though on how to make this. You can leave out the pepper and onion, which I did since... Read More