Oven Roasted Baby Carrots

Oven Roasted Baby Carrots | realmomkitchen.com

One of my favorite was to make vegetables is to roast them in the oven. It really brings out the sweetness and leaves some nice crispness. I have roasted potatoes, butternut squash, asparagus, broccoli, and squash with mushrooms. My family is also much more likely to eat vegetables that have been roasted. I finally decided... Read More

Three Cheese Grilled Potatoes

Three Cheese Grilled Potatoes | realmomkitchen.com

Besides meat, potatoes is one of my favorite things to cook on the grill. There is just something about cooking them on the grill. It gives them added flavor. Today, I have a tasty way to grill up some potatoes. The recipe calls for 3 cheeses – parmesan, mozzarella, and cheddar. When I made these... Read More

Cheesy Garlic and Herb Mashed Potatoes

Cheesy Garlic and Herb Mashed Potatoes

The recipe I have for you today is the potato recipe that I served along side the pork roast that I shared with you yesterday. This are fabulous! I mean how can you go wrong with a carb that has butter, cheese, and garlic added to it? These potatoes had a nice flavor. I must... Read More


Orange Glazed Carrots

Orange Glazed Carrots | realmomkitchen.com

Today is the last of the sides that I am sharing for Easter dinner. Carrots are another veggie that tends to be included with every Easter dinner. I am not sure why. Maybe it is that beautiful bright orange color that they bring to the table? Maybe it’s because rabbits like to eat carrots? (Right... Read More

Swiss Potatoes

Swiss Potatoes | realmomkitchen.com

Potatoes always make it to the Easter dinner table in my house. They can be mashed or prepared in more of a casserole fashion. Or they can even be in good old potato salad. I love them as part of my Easter meal. Today, I have a simple way of preparing them using cheese. This... Read More

Lemon Roasted Asparagus

Roasted Lemon Asparagus | realmomkitchen.com

It is Easter week here at Real Mom Kitchen. I will be sharing recipes that you can easily add to your Easter dinner. I have 3 side dishes for you, along with a new way to cook your ham. By the way, it involves a slow cooker. I also have a yummy dessert to finish... Read More

Garlic Parmesan Orzo

Garlic Parmesan Orzo | realmomkitchen.com

Butter, garlic and parmesan cheese are ingredients that I usually always have on hand. Add in some fresh parsley, orzo pasta and a little milk and you have an easy tasty side dish. If you have never used orzo pasta before it looks like rice before you cook it. Once cooked it it increases in... Read More

Creamy Stovetop Potatoes

Creamy Stovetop Potatoes | realmomkitchen.com

I love it when I can find an easy way to make a delicious side dish.  Sometimes that can be the most troubling part of meal planning – planning the sides. I always fall back on frozen or canned veggies when I don’t plan anything specific or if just don’t know what to serve. Today,... Read More

Slow Cooker Potato Casserole

Slow Cooker Potato Casserole | realmomkitchen.com

My family is always happy to eat a potato casserole. When I made the Crockpot Barbecue Ribs that I shared yesterday, I decided to made this slow cooker version  of potato casserole to go along with them. This potato casserole contains ingredients that I usually use in my potato casserole, it just cooks in a... Read More