Sugar Cookies with frosting

When I first got married I worked as a teller in a local bank. One day a co-worker brought in some sugar cookies to share with all of us. After tasting the cookies we were all begging her for the recipe. Since then, when I want frosted sugar cookies, this is the recipe I use.... Read More

French Bread

French Bread | realmomkitchen.com

I got this recipe from my sister-in-law years ago. We tried it at her house and I had to get the recipe. It’s an easy recipe but takes a little time, but it’s so worth it. My family is not a fan of crunchy crust on the french bread, so this has a soft crust.... Read More

Cheesy Lasagna Rolls

Cheesy Lasagna Rolls | realmomkitchen.com

This recipe comes courtesy of Rachel at My Sisters’ Cucina. I thought this sound like a more fun and easier way to do lasagna. I used cottage cheese in place of the ricotta, because I had some that needed to be used soon. However, I would recommend sticking to using the ricotta. The cottage was... Read More

Ginger Snaps

Ginger Snaps | realmomkitchen.com

If you are a ginger snap fan like I am, then you gotta give this recipe a try. This recipe came from my mother-in-law. It doesn’t make a hard and crisp ginger snap. These cookies turn out soft and chewy. In my oven, I even have to cook them less than the recipe calls for.... Read More

Pumpkin Dip

Pumpkin Dip | realmomkitchen.com

Kelsey Nixon, who was one of the finalists on Next Food Network Star, is a fellow Utahn. Recently, she was here making the rounds on local TV. I discovered from her appearances that she has a website with recipes, Kelsey’s Kitchen. While browsing her site I came across this recipe for pumpkin dip that you... Read More

Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese

Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese

I got this recipe for macaroni and cheese several years ago from the Gabby Gourmet. He use to do cooking segments on the local KUTV 2 Noon News.  I grew up watching up on the noon new all the time.  Summer was when I got to watch him the most. Since seeing this recipe, this... Read More

Pumpkin Apple Streusel Muffins

Great minds think a like! I went to My Kitchen Cafe last night and saw that Melanie had just posted a recipe for a fettuccine and her post before that was for a pumpkin muffin with apples in it. It’s just too funny. I think I am going to have to try Melanie’s muffin recipe... Read More

Fettuccine Alfredo

One of my all time favorite dishes is Fettuccine Alfredo at the Olive Garden restaurant. I wanted to find a recipe for it that I could make at home. This is the closest thing I have found. The recipe was on a local television show, Good Things Utah, a couple of years ago. I adapted... Read More

Hot Tuna and Cheddar Sandwiches

I had some leftover hamburger buns I need to do something with and found this recipe on Its About Food, Family and Life. Jodi’s recipe was the perfect solution. I had everything I need in the house to make these. Plus my kids love tuna. Hot Tuna and Cheddar Sandwiches 2 cans water packed tuna,... Read More

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip (or Cinnamon Chip) Cookies

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies | realmomkitchen.com

Yesterday, I was in the mood for pumpkin chocolate chip cookies. I went to my files and got the only recipe I’ve ever made since I’ve been married. Shortly after getting married, my husband wanted pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, so he asked his mom for her recipe. That’s the only recipe I’ve ever made since... Read More