Golden Graham S’mores Bars

Golden Graham S'mores Bars#realhousmoms.com

You may have heard I am camping this weekend with a big group of some of my family! I'm very excited about spending time with them, relaxing, and EATING! I love camp food.  One thing I absolutely love is a great big yummy s'more.  My kids really love them too! (They are just as addicted to chocolate as their mom is!)  I have been thinking of a creative way to spruce up the old … [Read more...]

Three Bean Turkey Chili

Three Bean Turkey Chili

I have been making this chili for years, or at least different variations of it.  This time I was preparing food ahead of time for my Labor Day camping trip.  We are heading up into the mountains and I can't wait to get a break from this heat.  I am even OK with some rain!  There are quite a few of us going.  Some are vegetarians and others meat eaters, so I needed to find a … [Read more...]

Macaroni Salad

Macaroni Salad #realhousemoms.com

I first tried this recipe at one of a million potlucks that used to be held at one of my last companies.  (You were lucky to get out of there with only 5 extra pounds.) My boss made this and I couldn't get enough.  Well, this idea.  I have since changed somethings out of necessity. (I couldn't find the spices she used.)  I make this for every party where I need to feed large … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue Bar

Red, White, and Blue Bar #realhousemoms.com

Labor Day weekend is only a day away and we have a fun drink menu to get you started on the celebration!  The Red, White, and Blue bar will spruce up your festivities and help you enjoy a patriotic and relaxing weekend.  Each drink is unique and super yummy!  Red Fizz is bubbly and beautiful, while the Low Cal White Cosmo is light and refreshing, and the Midnight Whip is sweet … [Read more...]

Caprese Tomato Bites

Caprese Tomato Bites

If you like tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella cheese, you will love caprese tomato bites, a new twist on the caprese salad.  All the fresh, wonderful flavors are mixed together in one scrumptious bite! Aubrey was at my house and before we knew it, the plate was empty! Caprese tomato bites would be an awesome appetizer, especially this Labor Day weekend! Caprese Tomato Bites … [Read more...]