Mother's Day Recipe Roundup! 15 Favorites to Celebrate Mom + FREE Cheatsheet
I love celebrating Mother’s Day, because I’m one of the lucky ones who has a mom as her best friend!
My mom is selfless, generous, and incredibly supportive- and she happens to be the best cook I know 😉
So in honor of my mom and her amazing cooking, I’ve rounded up my favorite Mother’s Day recipes that you can make for breakfast, brunch, a luncheon, a special dinner, or even dessert!
Why these recipes?
· Can be whipped up quickly
· Not many ingredients
· Many can be made in advance
· Saves you stress and gives you more time with your mom on Mother’s Day
What special thing will you make for your mom this Mother’s Day?
I “healthified” my mom’s original Cranberry Orange Bread by reducing the sugar and using whole wheat pastry flour (my secret ingredient in almost all of my baking).
And if you love making recipes healthier with a few simple tweaks, then you’re going to love this FREE cheatsheet I made for you!
I’ll show you 25 Ways to Make Any Recipe Healthier!
Enjoy for breakfast or brunch, or gift wrap and give to your mom :)
These gluten-free, dairy-free muffins are incredibly moist and tender. Perfect for Mother’s Day brunch!
These low-sugar vegan muffins are perfect for breakfast when mom doesn’t love sugar-laden baked goods. You can replace with your mom’s favorite berry, too- blueberries and lemon zest would be great!
My mom loves fruit for dessert, so why not treat her with dessert for breakfast!
The perfect little sandwich for a Mother’s Day tea or luncheon- and so easy to make :)
I definitely get my love of brie cheese from my mom! This open-faced sandwich looks and tastes like something out of a French cafe.
A light and nourishing soup with a vibrant orange color- your mom will be impressed!
You can make this no-cook soup in a blender in 5 minutes! You’re welcome ;)
A delicious soup that is quick and easy, but elegant enough to impress mom? Try this one!
Your mom will love that you took the extra step to grill fruit for her salad! Video included for how to make this recipe :)
Does your mom love a classic? Mine does too! Pears and blue cheese go together like PB and J :)
This raw salad looks complicated, but it couldn’t be easier! And it’s one of those salads that feels very special to eat.
Perfect spring ingredients, perfect for Mother’s Day! She’ll love the pops of pink from the strawberries.
When I was 5, I asked my mom “How are we having our chicken tonight?”
Yes, we loved our chicken! I put a spin on my mom’s Chicken in a Pot recipe, using tomatillos and limes in place of carrots and tomatoes (but you can make it like my mom does, too!)
And who could forget dessert? These truffles are made with superfood ingredients, like nuts, seeds, cacao, and citrus!
What recipe will you make first?