Buffalo Chex Mix

Buffalo Chex Mix

I must say I love snacking with Chex! So with the heat of the college basketball season among us, why not score extra points with this delicious Buffalo Chex® Mix recipe for your gathering? Kick up your party a notch and make sure your snacking spread boasts a variety of different flavor profiles. Hungry fans... Read More

Slow Cooker Honey Glazed Ham

Slow Cooker Honey Glazed Ham | realmomkitchen.com

Sometime when you have those big holiday meals like Easter, Thanksgiving, or Christmas – there just isn’t room to fit everything that you want to include in your meal in your oven.  This is where your slow cooker can come in handy! I have used a slow cooker on those holidays for things like mashed... 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

Orange Monkey Bread

Orange Monkey Bread | realmomkitchen.com

From egg-dyeing to glazing the ham, we know a lot of time is spent in the kitchen around Easter. It is probably my second favorite holiday, after Thanksgiving. I especially love breakfast at Easter time. Cinnamon and sugar is the combination that you usually think of when you think of traditional monkey bread. Well, I... Read More

What’s New – March 2014


I have decided to start a new series of posts called What’s New. This post will include new products that I have discovered and what I think of them. I hope to be able to include it on a monthly basis but we will see how things go. 1. Tillamook Farmstyle Greek Yogurt - you... Read More

25 Banana Recipes

banana collage

To finish off banana week, I have put together a collection of 25 recipes that use mashed or blended bananas in them. You should have plenty of ways now to use up those brown bananas now. Banana Coconut Muffins (pictured above) Simple Banana Cupcakes with Sour Cream Frosting (pictured above) Simple Banana Cake with Sour Cream Frosting... Read More

Flashback Friday – Double Chocolate Banana Muffins

Double Chocolate Banana Muffins | realmomkitchen.com

As part of banana week, I am giving one of my family’s favorite banana recipes a new photo. Bananas and chocolate go so well together and these muffins show how tasty that relationship is.   Double Chocolate Banana Muffins