Mother’s Day is the one day of the year that Mom should be spoiled a little more than most days. She should not be in the kitchen making breakfast, lunch or dinner for the family, unless she wants to. I’ve gathered up a few of my favorite recipes that remind me of my Mom to share with you. Some are recipes that she has made for me, some are recipes that she often requests when we are together and others are recipes that I know she would love.
MOTHER’S DAY RECIPES:
BREAKFAST & BRUNCH
Make Mom’s morning with a delicious breakfast to start her day.
This Breakfast Casserole is perfect for Mother’s Day. It can be made the night before and popped into oven in the morning. It feeds a crowd, which makes it perfect for family gatherings.
If Mom prefers a light breakfast and a cup of coffee, these Easy Blueberry Peach Streusel Muffins are just the thing to make her morning delicious.
Maybe Mom loves hash browns? I certainly do and so does my Mom. This recipe will walk you through making the best, cheesiest, crispiest hash browns you’ve ever made. No more soggy hash browns, ever.
Is Mom always on the go? (The answer is probably yes) Make her a batch of these Granola Breakfast Cookies!
Here a few more ideas:
Making dinner for Mom is always a good idea. Any day of the week… seriously. She’ll appreciate it. Here are some easy recipes for making her a Mother’s Day dinner from the heart.
Oven Roasted Vegetable Herb Pasta is the perfect summer dinner. Full of deliciously sweet roasted vegetables, Mom won’t have to nag you to eat your veggies today.
My Mom is a fan of seafood. If your Mom is too, might I suggest these Grilled Lemon Herb Shrimp?
This Roasted Chicken and Vegetable Sheet Pan Dinner is literally one of the easiest dinners to make. It is almost completely hands-off cooking, so it’s perfect for the new cook.
Here are a few more dinner options:
- One Pot Chicken Pasta with Cream Sun Dried Tomato Sauce (this is a family favorite!)
- Vegan Crispy Tofu Asian Noodle Bowl
- Grilled Pear, Gorgonzola and Blue Cheese Salad
Dinner isn’t complete without a sweet ending. Here are a few favorites for giving Mom a sweet treat on her special day.
Mini Blueberry Pies are the perfect little treat. They are much easier to make than you might think.
These Vanilla Cupcakes with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting are incredibly easy and so delicious. Plus, they are pretty.
These Blueberry Swirl No Bake Cheesecake Bars are always one of the most popular posts on the blog. Just look at that dessert! And it’s no bake, so younger kiddos can manage this one with a little supervision.
This Chocolate Buttermilk Bundt Cake is a chocolate-lovers dream. If Mom loves chocolate, this is the cake for her.
Here are a few more sweet endings:
- Fresh Cherry Crisp from Scratch
- Blueberry Buttermilk Bundt Cake is one of our favorites. It’s always a crowd-pleaser. I mean, who doesn’t love cake?!
- Fruit and Nut Chocolate Bark – perfect for making with kids, don’t buy candy for Mom, make it!
Dedicated to all the Moms out there! Have a wonderful Mother’s Day this weekend!