Sausage Oven Pancake Square

I found this recipe in a Betty Crocker magazine that I received. I thought it looked like a quick and easy recipe. I also love the taste of sausage and maple syrup together. I am a big fan of sweet and savory flavors combined, so I thought it was worth trying. My whole family loved... Read More

Laura’s Version of Cafe Rio Sweet Pork

Cafe Rio Pork | realmomkitchen.com

Our family is in love with Cafe Rio’s sweet pork. Doesn’t matter what it’s in, we will eat it. So in order to help feed our addiction and save some money, I have been on the hunt to try to find a recipe that tastes similar. I don’t think I’ll ever get it exactly the... Read More

Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas

Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas

If your haven’t figured out by now, my favorite food blog is Mel’s Kitchen Cafe. I have never been disappointed with any of her recipes. When I saw these enchiladas on her blog and knew I had to give them a try. My husband loves Mexican food and this recipe seemed so different from your typical... Read More

Ham Fried Rice

Ham Fried Rice | realmomkitchen.com

Recently, I have really been trying to use up any leftovers that we may have. I really don’t like things going to waste. So, I had some leftover rice in my refrigerator and I had some leftover ham in the freezer. I figured that I could make ham fried rice. Next, I went on a... Read More

Shockingly Simple French Dip Sandwiches

Shockingly Simple French Dip Sandwiches

I got the recipe from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe. Her cooking is always right up my alley. This recipe is now in my tried and true file under shockingly simple. I love it when I find a recipe that is just too easy, yet so delicious. My whole family gave this one a thumbs up. Now,... Read More

Laura’s Potato Salad

Laura's Potato Salad | realmomkitchen.com

Potato salad is an American classic in my book. Over the years, I was never really happy with the potato salad recipe I had. It never tasted like my mom’s when I made it. Then one day, I decided to try one that I saw on a television show. I thought it was good, but... Read More

Homemade Hot Dog/Hamburger Buns

So, today I decided to be a little ambitious and try making my own hot dog buns. I found a recipe on mykitchencafe.blogspot.com. The recipe is actually for rolls, but Melanie on mykitchencafe.blogspot.com uses it for buns and several other people on pinchingyourpennies.com also recommended this recipe. I liked the fact that the ingredients were... Read More

Tender Sour Cream Waffles with Merry Berry Syrup

Several years ago, we went on a family vacation to Disneyland. We stayed at a hotel that included a breakfast buffet. Every morning the had Belgian waffles as a part of the buffet. Every day my husband would rave about their waffles and talk about how he wished we could make them at home. So... Read More

The Ultimate Beef Stroganoff

The Ultimate Beef Stroganoff

I love beef stroganoff. Unfortunately, every recipe I have tried never got the thumbs up from my husband. He is actually quite picky about meat. If the meat is at all chewy, he does not like it. So I have been on a quest to find the perfect stoganoff recipe that my husband would applaud.... Read More

Divine Breadsticks

Divine Breadsticks

I decided to try this recipe that I found on another food blog. The recipe seemed quick and easy but allowed me to provide homemade breadsticks for my family. I love bread. It is one of weaknesses, especially made from scratch bread. I did alter the recipe slightly. I only made 12 breadsticks, because I... Read More