Pomegranate Sangria

Pomegranate Sangria | Real Housemoms

POMEGRANATE SANGRIA is the perfect red wine cocktail to go with your Thanksgiving or Christmas entertaining! This drink goes fast so be sure to have enough!! I've told you before and I'll tell you again, I'm a big fan of serving pitcher drinks when having friends over.   I the fall and winter there's just so much you can do with spices when you make drinks in large … [Read more...]

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to -------- Have you signed up for the 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap yet? This year it's open to bloggers only, but we'll have tons of amazing recipes to share on December 16th for all you fabulous readers. No mailing cookies here kids.  Just trade an awesome cookie recipe, make it, bake it, and post about it. SIGN UP … [Read more...]

3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap Sign-Up

Cookie Swap Horz

I'm very excited and happy to announce the 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap hosted by White Lights on Wednesday and friends...like me!  I co-hosted the swap last year with Julie and it was a blast!  I hope you'll join us this year - either as a participating blogger, or a cookie loving reader!  Either way, you'll find inspiration for your Christmas cookie plate for years … [Read more...]

Wednesday Whatsits {133}


Hi Everyone! Welcome to -------- Hi everyone!  I hope you're having a fabulous week.  Wednesday I'll be on my way to Las Vegas to meet up with your fabulous co-hosts Julie & Rachel at the Food Fight Write conference.  It's a blog conference smashed together with the World Food Championships.  If you'll be there too, find me on Twitter @realhousemoms and Instagram … [Read more...]

Mother-in-Law Candied Yams

Mother in Law Candied Yams | Real Housemoms

 My mother in law gave me this recipe for MOTHER-IN-LAW CANDIED YAMS and she got it from her mother in law!  These are the best way to mix dinner and dessert! When my husband and I first started dating we spent Easter over at his Mom's house.  One of the dishes she made was candied yams.  We went through the buffet line and he tried to get me to take a spoonful.  I quietly … [Read more...]