No Bake Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake Cones

No bake pumpkin cheesecake is serves in a fun way with this recipe. The cheesecake mixture get piped into waffle cones. It works great as a portable crust. After the cones are filled with the spiced pumpkin cheesecake the get a drizzle of caramel sauce. I chose a salted caramel sauce. The last touch is... Read More

Pumpkin Scones (Utah Version)

Scones are something I grew up on, that is the Utah version of scones. Unlike regular scones made with  a biscuit-like dough with butter, Utah scones are made with yeast dough and are fried. They are more similar to a New Orleans beignet. There are many ways to enjoy a Utah scone. The two most... Read More

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

It’s time for pumpkin week, a week that I look forward to each year. Pumpkin is one of those fall flavors that I love. It also let’s me know we are getting close to my favorite holiday – Thanksgiving. I love pumpkin in about any form with the exception of pumpkin pie. I have never... Read More

Tastes Like Lasagna Soup – Flashback Friday

To finish up soup week, we are looking at this soup that tastes like lasagna! It really does taste just like lasagna and that is why it also sports that name. The croutons are what really make this soup amazing. The more the better for me. Add a salad and a slice of crusty bread... Read More

Simple Instant Pot Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

One of my family’s favorite soups is creamy chicken noodle. They love regular chicken noodle too, but always prefer it to be made with a creamy base instead of a broth base. Since that is one of their favorite soups, I wanted to have an instant pot version that I can make. I always wanted... Read More

Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

So I didn’t tell you yesterday, but this whole week is soup week. The weather has finally turned to fall here in Utah and I love to serve soup for dinner once we get to that point. I love coming in from the cool crisp autumn air to a nice bowl of soup. This soup... Read More

Copycat Cafe Zupa’s Chicken Enchilada Chili

Cafe Zupa's Chicken Enchilada Chili | realmomkitchen.com

Both my friend and I love Cafe Zupa’s. This is a wonderful chain restaurant that all began in Utah that serves soups, saldas, and sandwiches. Food Network star Kelsey Nixon even help develop the original menu and recipes. So my friend’s favorite soup from there is their Chicken Enchilada Chili. The other day she was... Read More

Apple Smothered Pork Chops – Flashback Friday

While growing up, pork chops or pork roast paired with applesauce was something my mom would make. I loved the combination. That sweet flavor of the applesauce tasted so delicious when eaten with the savory pork. This combination also always reminds me of Peter Brady on the Brady Bunch when Alice was making “pork chops... Read More

Caramel Apple Cream Cheese Crescent Ring

Apples and caramel are another fabulous fall flavor combination. Today’s recipe incorporates that winning combination. Apple pie filling gets drizzled with caramel sauce and then topped with a cream cheese filling. It then is all encased in flaky crescent dough. To finish it all off, it gets a final drizzle of icing. The key to... Read More