Baked eggs are a popular dish in the US and are often prepared as a full meal with a side of vegetables or salad. Baked eggs are usually paired with ham along with cheese to make a filling and hearty meal. Baked eggs use cream along with cheese for a smooth texture and a creamy mouthful. Baked eggs can also be prepared with potatoes and vegetables for a less fattening and healthier option to ham. Green onions, chives, artichokes are often used in the recipe for baked eggs. Other greens of choice may also be incorporated into the baked eggs recipe. Simple baked eggs can also be prepared in the oven to go with rice or mashed potatoes. The eggs are usually seasoned with salt and pepper.