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Artichoke, Bacon, and Chicken Salad

Artichoke, Bacon, & Chicken Salad

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2013

Artichoke, Bacon, & Chicken Salad is super fresh and yummy!  I mentioned last week that I would bring you the salad I ate with the Balsamic…

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Bacon & Chicken Pinwheels

Bacon & Chicken Pinwheels

Posted on May 16th, 2013

Growing up my Mom used to make these Bacon Chicken Pinwheels for us!  They're so yummy but of course I'd love it, right? I mean bacon. BACON!  If…

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Bacon Corn Chowder | Real Housemoms

Bacon & Corn Chowder

Posted on Oct 29th, 2013

  When we moved into our new house we were so lucky to move into a cul de sac with another 8 year old boy.  He's the same age as my oldest…

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Bacon Wrapped Cheese Hot Dogs

Posted on Aug 29th, 2012

Ok, so it might quickly become apparent that my family and I have a love for bacon and cheese! These bacon wrapped cheese hot dogs are not only…

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Baked Chicken Parmesan | Real Housemoms | #chicken

Baked Chicken Parmesan

Posted on Feb 5th, 2013

  My husband LOVES Chicken Parmesan.  Every time I make it for him he tells me I can make it for him everyday and he'd be fine.  He's so…

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Baked Italian Penne {Freezer Meals} #BacktoSchool

Posted on Aug 24th, 2013

  Back to school is a very busy time for everyone!  The kids are exhausted from getting back into a long day of structure and then all…

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Best EVER Pizza Sauce | Real Housemoms

Best EVER Pizza Sauce

Posted on Apr 15th, 2013

Last week I shared the easiest and yummiest homemade pizza dough with you and promised to share this equally delicious pizza sauce with you this week…

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Black Bean Soup

Black Bean Soup

Posted on Jan 9th, 2013

With the beginning of a new year, we are making some attempts to eat healthier and have less red meat.  I am planning a lot of yummy meals for my…

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Breaded Pork Chops

Breaded Pork Chops

Posted on Oct 18th, 2012

Breaded pork chops are delicious, as well as quick and easy to make!  My parents were visiting when I made them and these pork chops were a huge hit…

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Butternut Squash Sausage & Mushroom Pasta #Dinner

Butternut Squash Sausage & Mushroom Pasta

Posted on Feb 11th, 2013

  I'm working on losing weight but I'm planning a Valentine's Day menu for my husband and I.  When I plan for a special occasion I usually…

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California Turkey Pita

Posted on Jul 25th, 2013

  There are a lot of factors all working together to make me not want to cook right now.  It's very hot and humid here now that monsoon…

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Camp Burger

Posted on Sep 5th, 2012

  We went camping this past Labor Day weekend and had an amazing time. I got to go with a big group of family and we had a blast.  It was a…

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Cheddar Bacon Chicken Tenders

Cheddar Bacon Chicken Tenders

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2013

Cheddar Bacon Chicken Tenders are AMAZING!  We love anything and everything with bacon and cheese and from now on, when a chicken nugget craving…

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Cheddar, Apple & Chicken Panini

Posted on Feb 17th, 2014

You guys probably know by now that i love cheese.  I love it a lot.  A lot, a lot, like why don't you marry it already, a lot.  I don't…

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Cheesy Bacon Chicken Burger

Cheesy Bacon Chicken Burger

Posted on Jul 31st, 2013

Cheesy Bacon Chicken Burgers are super yummy!  I love substituting chicken for ground beef to make burgers a little healthier.  The bacon in this…

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Cheesy Baked Rigatoni | Real Housemoms | #pasta #baked

Cheesy Baked Rigatoni

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2014

Pasta tends to be one of my go to meals for busy nights.  It's so warm and comforting, and usually if I'm busy I could use a comfort meal to help…

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Cheesy Salsa Chicken

Cheesy Salsa Chicken

Posted on Aug 7th, 2013

On Monday, my parents came to Arizona to visit, celebrate my son's 8th birthday, and see both kids begin the school year.  They arrived at 8 o'clock…

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Chicken and Israeli Couscous

Posted on Apr 17th, 2014

Do you have any dishes that you used to make and, for no apparent reason you realize that you haven't made it in years?  I do.  Probably a lot more…

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Chicken Piccata

Posted on Sep 11th, 2012

Chicken Piccata is a well-known meal at my house and the kids love it!  Before we moved to Arizona, my mom was staying with us, and we loved to cook…

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Chicken Satay

Chicken Satay

Posted on Feb 6th, 2014

  When I was out in California last month my Mom and I went through some old recipes that she made when I was growing up.  I remember her…

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chicken tortilla soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Posted on Sep 27th, 2012

Chicken Tortilla Soup is a favorite soup of mine!  It is really easy to make, smells amazing while it cooks, and has a lot of flavor!  It is a nice…

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Cilantro Lime Tacos

Cilantro Lime Tacos

Posted on Feb 4th, 2013

Now that the Super Bowl and a day of eating appetizers is over, I want to eat a healthy dinner! I still feel so full from all of the delicious food…

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Classic Pot Roast

Posted on Oct 21st, 2013

  I don't eat a whole lot of red meat.  I don't have anything against it, in fact it's my favorite meat, but it tends to be expensive.  My…

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Coney Island Hot Dog

Coney Island Hot Dogs

Posted on Aug 30th, 2012

Ready for another scrumptious hot dog recipe?  Coney Island hot dogs are really tasty!   After a little prep work, you throw everything in your…

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Cornbread Crusted Chicken with Bacon Jalapeno Popper Sauce

Posted on Apr 24th, 2013

Cornbread Crusted Chicken with Bacon Jalapeno Popper Sauce just became my new favorite meal!  OH WOW!!!  My family LOVES bacon, probably a little…

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Corned Beef and Cabbage Chowder

Posted on Mar 17th, 2014

Happy St. Patrick's Day!!!!!  Did you celebrate this weekend or today?  Maybe you have a ton of energy and celebrated this weekend and today!…

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Cranberry Glazed Ham | Real Housemoms

Cranberry-Glazed Ham

Posted on Dec 6th, 2012

In my house we have Thanksgiving part 2 for Christmas dinner.  There is however the addition of a Christmas ham along with the turkey.  We love ham…

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Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken, Bacon, & Tator Tot Bake

Posted on Sep 16th, 2013

Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken, Bacon, & Tator Tot Bake was a huge hit with my family. I love rainy days, especially in fall in Arizona, because we…

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Crock Pot Lemon Italian Chicken with Capers

Posted on Oct 16th, 2012

It is such a great time of year to cook dinner in the crock pot.  It is 91 degrees in Arizona today, which makes it especially nice to keep the oven…

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Crock Pot Mexican Pulled Pork

Crock Pot Mexican Pulled Pork

Posted on Feb 18th, 2013

Crock Pot Mexican Pulled Pork is really tasty, incredibly easy to make, and perfect for tacos! I have made this twice, once when my parents were…

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Crock Pot Pizza Casserole

Crock Pot Pizza Casserole #BacktoSchoolWeek

Posted on Aug 23rd, 2013

Our week continues to be busy and three of our nights were filled with after school sports activities.  Between running errands, working on home…

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Crock Pot Pork Chops

Crock Pot Pork Chops

Posted on Oct 29th, 2012

When we lived in Pennsylvania, we would go to an indoor farmer's market that sold a variety of food, crafts, gifts, and distinctive items.  At one…

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Crock Pot Posole | Real Housemoms

Crock Pot Posole

Posted on Oct 1st, 2013

  My husband's Aunt Kathy came to town when we were still in Arizona and made this soup.  It was amazing and my mother-in-law made a crock…

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EASY Ranch Chicken Tacos

Posted on Apr 16th, 2013

Easy Ranch Chicken Tacos are not only super easy to make, but they are ridiculously tasty.  My son does not even like ranch dressing and…

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Fish Fillet Sandwich with Homemade Tartar Sauce

Fish Fillet Sandwich with Homemade Tartar Sauce

Posted on Mar 28th, 2014

Fish Fillet Sandwiches with Homemade Tartar Sauce came about because I wanted an easy dinner and a dripping burger.   During Lent I eat fish on…

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Fish Tacos with Cucumber Salsa #realhousemoms.com

Fish Tacos with Cucumber Salsa

Posted on Sep 10th, 2012

Do you need a new idea for a fun and different Taco Tuesday? Fish tacos with cucumber salsa is such an incredible meal!  Each bite is extremely…

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Fish Tacos with Red Cabbage Slaw

Fish Tacos with Red Cabbage Slaw

Posted on Mar 7th, 2014

It's official.  I can't wait for summer!  We've had it pretty good this winter, at least better than most.  We did get some snow for a weekend but…

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Garden Fresh Caprese Turkey Burger

Garden Fresh Caprese Turkey Burger

Posted on Apr 23rd, 2013

So I have a picky eater! He eats based on color and texture so it's not that he only eats junk food.  He's a pretty healthy eater but he WILL NOT…

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Garlic Roasted Shrimp with Spinach Artichoke Pasta

Garlic Roasted Shrimp with Spinach Artichoke Pasta

Posted on Apr 4th, 2014

Garlic Roasted Shrimp with Spinach Artichoke Pasta is crazy good!!!  I started out knowing that I wanted to make a shrimp and pasta dish but didn't…

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Greek Turkey Burgers #realhousemoms

Greek Turkey Burgers

Posted on Sep 13th, 2012

I love these burgers for so many reasons.  One, they are a pretty healthy burger option, something I am always looking for, and two, I can get my…

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Grilled Pesto Chicken Sandwich

Posted on Jul 10th, 2013

  I have been making this sandwich for dinner in the summer for a few years now.  I've said this before, but I make a lot of chicken…

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Grilled Romaine Salad with Pesto Chicken | Real Housemoms

Grilled Romaine Salad w/ Pesto Chicken

Posted on Jul 16th, 2013

  For years I saw Giada make Grilled Romaine on the Food Network and wanted to try it but never did.  Then this summer on one of my trips to…

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Italian Sausage Sandwich with Cream Cheese | Real Housemoms

Italian Sausage Sandwich with Cream Cheese

Posted on Jun 12th, 2013

  A few years ago my friend Rachael came to live with us while she was waiting to close on her house.  One night she was making dinner for…

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Jalapeno Popper Chicken Chili

Jalapeno Popper Chicken Chili

Posted on Sep 24th, 2013

Jalapeno Popper Chicken Chili is a perfect meal for a cool fall night.  Your definition of a cool night might be slightly different than mine…

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Jalapeno Ranch Chicken Tenders

Jalapeno Ranch Chicken Tenders

Posted on Sep 4th, 2013

Jalapeno Ranch Chicken Tenders are super yummy and my husband and I LOVE them! I had to be at my daughter's classroom at 5:00 one night for…

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Leftover Ham and Lentil Soup

Posted on Apr 1st, 2013

We hope everyone had a wonderful Easter yesterday and enjoyed time with family, friends, and loved ones!  My parents were here in Arizona earlier in…

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Lemon and Onion Barbeque Pork Chops

Lemon & Onion Barbeque Pork Chops

Posted on Jun 19th, 2013

Lemon & Onion Barbeque Pork Chops is a recipe from my mom and I remember eating them while growing up. They are always so tasty and I love taking…

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Low Carb Bacon & Bison Pizza

Low Carb Bacon & Bison Pizza

Posted on Jul 29th, 2013

My husband and I are trying to eat more low carb meals and Low Carb Bacon & Bison Pizza was a huge hit with my whole family.  My family loves…

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Luau Chicken Sandwich | RealHousemoms

Luau Chicken Sandwich

Posted on Jun 26th, 2013

    I love having grilled chicken sandwiches in the summer.  It's nice to get out and use the grill to cook instead of heating up my…

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Mini Cauliflower Pizza

Mini Cauliflower Pizza

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2013

Mini Cauliflower Pizza is a great option for a low carb and delicious side dish, snack, or lunch.  We love pizza and order it some Friday nights,…

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Monterey Chicken

Monterey Chicken

Posted on Jul 9th, 2013

Monterey Chicken is my new favorite chicken dish.  All of the ingredients taste awesome together!  I love anything that has bacon and cheese, but…

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One Pan Chicken & Vegetables

Posted on Mar 11th, 2014

Who doesn't just love one pan recipes?  I've never met a person that cooks and cleans that doesn't love them.  They make dinner clean up a sinch…

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Paleo Pork Lettuce Wraps | Real Housemoms

Paleo Pork Lettuce Wraps

Posted on Nov 7th, 2012

I have another Paleo recipe to share with you all!  What's Paleo you ask?  Basically, it's eating like your paleolithic ancestors would have.  No…

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Parmesan Chicken Tenders & Onion Dip

Parmesan Chicken Tenders & Onion Dip

Posted on Nov 6th, 2012

I made Parmesan Chicken Tenders and Onion Dip several times when we lived in Pennsylvania and I recently  came across the recipe in my email.  I…

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Pear Apricot & Gorgonzola Pizza

Posted on Dec 24th, 2013

  Have you ever thought something will taste good and then you make it and it's even better than you expected?  That's what happened with…

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Perfectly Moist Pork Loin | Real Housemoms

Perfectly Moist Pork Loin

Posted on Sep 3rd, 2013

  It's fall!!!!  One thing I'm so excited for is fall now that we're in Oregon!  Fall has always been a favorite of mine with all the…

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Pretzel Wrapped Hot Dogs | Real Housemoms

Pretzel Wrapped Hot Dogs

Posted on Oct 31st, 2013

  Happy Halloween!!!!!  My kids are so excited, they've been counting down all week.  We're going to go trick or treating with our new…

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Pulled Pork Sandwich #realhousemoms.com

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Posted on Sep 3rd, 2012

OH MY GOODNESS!  My mom and I made these incredible pulled pork sandwiches while they were visiting us in Arizona.  They were exceptional and I…

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Pumpkin & Butternut Squash Soup

Posted on Oct 15th, 2012

Growing up we moved a lot and one of my favorite places we lived is Boston, Mass.  I have been telling my husband FOREVER how awesome it is,…

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Quick Pesto and Shrimp Pasta

Posted on Apr 18th, 2014

Pasta is a great quick meal.  When I'm crunched for time, or just don't want to spend a lot of time cooking I usually turn to pasta.   Shrimp is…

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Quick Shrimp Stir Fry

Posted on Mar 14th, 2014

I'm a huge fan of stir fry!!!  I love the veggies mixed with the soft noodles.  I could eat it just like that with no meat (and do sometimes) but…

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Quinoa Crab Cakes

Quinoa Crab Cakes

Posted on Apr 11th, 2014

I realized that I never eat crab!  I love it but we really never eat it.  Once I realized this I also KNEW that I had to have some fast!  It's not…

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Rielsling Peach Glazed Ham

Riesling-Peach Glazed Ham

Posted on Mar 25th, 2013

Easter is around the corner and we love spending the day with family, as well as eating yummy food. Ham is a popular and traditional entree for our…

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Salsa Verde Turkey Burger

Posted on Aug 28th, 2012

Turkey burgers are a great healthy alternative to a ground beef burger.  When topped with pepper jack cheese and a sauce with avocados, sour cream,…

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Shrimp and Pineapple Pizza

Shrimp & Pineapple Pizza

Posted on Mar 7th, 2013

We love shrimp and we love pizza, so why not put the two together?  Shrimp and Pineapple Pizza is my new favorite and healthier version of a classic…

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Shrimp in Jalapeno Cream Sauce

Shrimp in Jalapeno Cream Sauce

Posted on Aug 26th, 2013

Shrimp in Jalapeno Cream Sauce is one of my new favorite dinners!  I have made it twice now, both times when my parents were here visiting, and…

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Shrimp Salad

Shrimp Salad

Posted on Jul 17th, 2013

Shrimp Salad is a really tasty summer salad.  My friend Julie made this incredible salad for a party at my house and it was a hit. I absolutely…

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Skinny “Cream” of Mushroom Soup

Posted on Sep 19th, 2013

  Cream of mushroom soup has been a favorite of mine since I was a little girl.  I love the creaminess of it!  It just makes me all warm…

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Skinny Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

Skinny Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

Posted on Jan 7th, 2014

  Don't be fooled by the word skinny.  These enchiladas are FULL of flavor!  My favorite enchiladas are creamy but anything with the work…

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Slow Cooker Crispy Carnitas

Slow Cooker Crispy Carnitas

Posted on Feb 4th, 2014

  When we go to visit my parents in California we usually go to a restaurant in San Clemente called South of Nick's.  They have fantastic…

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Slow Cooker French Dip

Slow Cooker French Dip

Posted on Feb 24th, 2014

If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram you made have heard that we've been celebrating my husband's birthday this past weekend.  One must do to…

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Slow Cooker Taco Chili

Slow Cooker Taco Chili

Posted on Jan 27th, 2014

    When I think about feeding a crowd during the winter the first dish that comes to mind is chili.  It's so easy to make a lot,…

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Soda & Onion Pork Chops

Posted on Dec 13th, 2012

It is a super busy time of year, so it was wonderful to make a really easy dinner! You only need three ingredients for Soda and Onion Pork Chops!…

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Southwest Chicken Salad

Posted on Jul 23rd, 2013

  I love chicken salad.  All kinds, with all kinds of ingredients.  It is one of the best ways, in my opinion to eat leftover chicken (or…

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Southwest Turkey Meatloaf

Southwest Turkey Meatloaf

Posted on Oct 16th, 2013

Southwest Turkey Meatloaf is a great family dinner! It has a variety of ingredients and is full of protein! We love meatloaf and I enjoy using turkey…

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Steak & Onion Panini | Real Housemoms

Steak & Onion Panini

Posted on Aug 8th, 2013

  If you follow me on Instagram you know my parents were recently out here.  They watched the boys while Casey and I drove up to Oregon and…

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Super Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

Super Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

Posted on Oct 12th, 2012

As much as I want it to be Fall here in AZ, we have still been having some warm afternoons and can I just say that I really dislike cooking in a hot…

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Super Juicy Brined Roasted Turkey | Real Housemoms

Super Juicy, Brined {Roasted Turkey}

Posted on Nov 14th, 2012

I love turkey but it seemed like no matter how it was cooked, basted a lot, cooked for just the right amount of time or even in an oven bag, it was…

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Three Bean Turkey Chili

Three Bean Turkey Chili

Posted on Aug 31st, 2012

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…

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Tilapia Parmesan

Posted on Mar 21st, 2014

Let me just tell  you why I love this Tilapia Parmesan. During Lent I try to remember to not eat meat, and stick to Fish Fridays instead.  The…

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Turkey & Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Posted on Oct 7th, 2013

  Growing up I wasn't a fan of sweet potatoes.  I wasn't a picky eater, I mean my mom used to feed me pig's feet and I loved them, but I…

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Turkey a la King with Cheddar Waffles

Posted on Nov 28th, 2013

  Happy Thanksgiving!!!!!  How's your day going so far?  Are you making the bird or headed over to a loved one's house today?  We're…

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Turkey Meatloaf

Posted on Oct 10th, 2012

We love meatloaf for a hearty meal, so I wanted to share a yummy recipe I recently made. I used ground turkey and added spinach to make a healthier…

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Turkey Taco Salad

Turkey Taco Salad

Posted on Sep 5th, 2013

Turkey Taco Salad is not only really tasty, but it is perfect for busy nights.  It is quick and easy to put together and something for the whole…

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Turkey {Chicken} Pot Pie | Real Housemoms

Turkey {Chicken} Pot Pie

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2012

Turkey {Chicken} Pot Pie Recipe Type: Main Course Cuisine: American Author: Aubrey Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 35 mins Total time: 55…

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Caprese Chicken Bake | Real Housemoms

{30 Minute} Caprese Chicken Bake #BacktoSchool

Posted on Aug 19th, 2013

  Back to school!!!!!!!!!! Yay!!!!!! I love this time of year!  I do miss my kids when they go back but I love having time to get things…

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{Crock Pot} Creamy Spaghetti

{Crock Pot} Creamy Spaghetti

Posted on Oct 24th, 2013

{Crock Pot} Creamy Spaghetti is super easy to make and tastes awesome! My family loves spaghetti and since we have a very busy schedule, I love using…

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{Crock Pot} French Onion Soup

{Crock Pot} French Onion Soup

Posted on Oct 10th, 2013

I worked for a few hours on Friday morning and wanted to get a lot done in the afternoon, so decided to make something easy for dinner! {Crock Pot}…

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{Easy} Roasted Chicken & Garbanzo Beans

{Easy} Roasted Chicken & Garbanzo Beans

Posted on Dec 5th, 2013

{Easy} Roasted Chicken & Garbanzo Beans is another amazing recipe my mom brought when they were just here visiting. My parents bought me a new…

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Fish Taco Tilapia Po Boy | Real Housemoms

{Fish Taco} Tilapia Po’Boy

Posted on Feb 21st, 2013

  To be honest with you, I'm not a big fan of fish but if it's white fish and breaded I LOVE it.  My usual go to is fish tacos.  I love the…

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{Low Carb} Cheesy Bacon Cauliflower Chowder

{Low Carb} Cheesy Bacon Cauliflower Chowder

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2013

Make sure to follow us on Bloglovin to keep up to date with all the goodness coming! Follow my blog with Bloglovin {Low Carb} Cheesy Bacon…

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