Chewy Frosted Brown Sugar Cookies

Chewy Frosted Brown Sugar Cookies | realmomkitchen.com

This week’s recipes will all be cookie recipes, just in time for the Christmas season. These cookies will be perfect to use for a cookie exchange or as part of a dessert tray. First up is a cookie that is given a depth of flavor from brown sugar. Not only is it used in the... Read More

Flashback Friday – Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry Sauce | realmomkitchen.com

Today is the last of the line up of Thanksgiving recipe I have for you and this one is a flashback to my wonderful cranberry sauce recipe. If you haven’t even made fresh cranberry sauce before, let me just tell you that it is simple to do and so worth it. The flavor and consistency... Read More

Fall Entertaining with Monte Cristo Crescents

Monte Cristo Crescents | realmomkitchen.com

I am a born and raised Utahn and love my state. With that love comes a love for products of Utah. Since 1937, Cache Valley has been offering delicious cheeses using only the highest-quality ingredients to Utahans and surrounding areas. Their dedication to quality means I can expect wholesome, expertly crafted cheese every time. So... Read More

Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes | realmomkitchen.com

Cooking your mashed potatoes in the slow cooker is a great option for Thanksgiving. You can leave them while you get other things taken cake of. Then when they are finished cooking you can mash them and leave them in the slow cooker to keep warm. I have shared a regular mashed potato recipe prepared... Read More

Turkey Giveaway and Texting Butterball

“It’s been more than 35 years and cooks still have the same turkey questions – where to buy, how to thaw, is my turkey done – but what has changed is the way they want to get the information,” said Sue Smith, co-director of the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line. Holiday cooks need dependable support from knowledgeable... Read More

Flashback Friday – Cherry Apple Jello Salad

Cherry Apple Jello Salad | realmomkitchen.com

At just about any one of our family gatherings, you can almost always find some form of Jell-O salad. It’s tradition for us. This is probably why Utah has the highest per capita for consumption of Jell-O not only in the US, but in the world. So for Utah, I really think Jell-O is a... Read More

Sugar Cream Pie

Sugar Cream PIe | realmomkitchen.com

So pie is the dessert of choice for my family’s Thanksgiving. When we have Thanksgiving with my husband’s side of the family everyone brings a pie for dessert. I recently came across a recipe for sugar cream pie. It said it was like creme brulee but with pie crust. One of my favorite desserts is... Read More

Baked Parmesan Sweet Potatoes

Baked Parmesan Sweet Potatoes | realmomkitchen.com

Sweet potatoes are often found as part of the Thanksgiving meal. However, I am not a fan of the candied or marshmallow topped versions. I recently tried this savory Parmesan version and it was right up my alley! Now, I used white sweet potatoes because my family isn’t sweet potato fans. They are more likely... Read More

Apple Cranberry Fruit Salad

Apple Cranberry Fruit Salad | realmomkitchen.com

I can’t believe how close Thanksgiving is! I must say that I am super excited though, it is my favorite holiday. So to help get you ready for this magnificent day, I have new recipes planned for you this week and next week. First up is a simple fruit salad that incorporates fresh cranberries. This... Read More