Sweet and Sour Sauce

Sweet and Sour Sauce | realmomkitchen.com

Why buy bottled sweet and sour sauce when you can make your own in just a few minutes? This homemade version is better than anything you can get from a store bought bottled version. Plus, I have just about every item in my pantry on a regular basis. Only thing I don’t always have is... Read More

Creamy Tomato Soup in the Slow Cooker

Creamy Tomato Soup | realmomkitchen.com

My family loves to enjoy a bowl of tomato soup along with a grilled cheese sandwich. They are happy to just have a can of tomato soup, but I have found this simple recipe that is just about as easy as opening that can of tomato soup.  However, the taste is even better! This soup... Read More

Chicken and Wild Rice Bake

Occasionally, when my life is super crazy, I have been known to by a frozen meal here and there. I mean, a girl’s gotta do what a girl’s gotta do to keep sane. When I do buy one, often times it is a chicken and wild rice meal that I get from Costco. We sampled... Read More

Guacamole Bruschetta and Giveaway

Guacamole Bruschetta | realmomkitchen.com

This recipe post was sponsored by Avocados From Mexico in partnership with the Mom It Forward Influencer Network. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. As we enter the new year, as a foodie, it’s time to start planning what to make for the big game at the beginning of February. This is something... Read More

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken Pasta

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken Pasta

Crock pot cooking can take place all year round. I love me a good ole crock pot recipe so I am always on the lookout for new recipes to make and share with you all. This recipe makes a creamy flavorful tomato sauce with tender chunks of chicken. Once the sauce is done cooking, all... Read More

Pear, Pomegranate, and Spinach Salad

Pear, Pomegranate, and Spinach Salad

Festive but simple, that is what the salad recipe I have for you today is. It is easy to make but looks so amazing. I love the crunch and flavor that you get with pomegranate arils and they are perfect for a salad. I also love using pears in the salad. They don’t get enough... Read More

Buttermilk Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Buttermilk Herbed Mashed Potatoes | realmomkitchen.com

Mashed potatoes are a common side, but for Christmas you want to make them special and kick them up a notch. This recipe does just that. These potatoes include buttermilk along with some fresh herbs.They are the perfect ingredients to take regular mashed potatoes to extraordinary mashed potatoes. Those fresh herbs just amazing flavor and... Read More

Slow Cooker Cranberry Citrus Holiday Ham

Slow Cooker Cranberry Citrus Holiday Ham | realmomkitchen.com

This week I decided to focus on what to make for Christmas dinner. I have a week of recipes that you can add to you Christmas dinner or use all of the recipes for a complete Christmas menu. We are kicking off the week with the main dish and I have a simple ham recipe... Read More

Easy Zeppole

Easy Zeppole | realmomkitchen.com

Have you even had zeppole before? You may have had a version of it served at Olive Garden before. They are Italian doughnuts. Now, the version at Olive Garden is more like a raised doughnut. The version I am sharing today is more like a cake doughnut. These little morsels are amazingly tasty and the size... Read More

Maple Pecan Pie

Maple Pecan Pie | realmomkitchen.com

When it comes to pies, pecan pie is one of my top 5 favorites. I love that thick caramel-like pecan filling. It’s heavenly pair with that flaky crust. However, most pecan pie recipes call for corn syrup as an ingredient to make the filling. This one does not! Instead it uses pure maple syrup in... Read More