20 Minute Meals

This Make Ahead Breakfast Will Blow Your Mind!  This is The BEST French Toast You’ve Ever Had!

This Make Ahead Breakfast Will Blow Your Mind! This is The BEST French Toast You’ve Ever Had!

D.J. has been at it again in the kitchen.  He is my breakfast King, mostly because I hate mornings and would rather stay in bed drinking coffee rather than being alert to the real world, and this week he took breakfast to another level with […]

Keep Getting Lucky and Use Your Leftovers For These Easy and Delicious Rueben Sandwiches

Keep Getting Lucky and Use Your Leftovers For These Easy and Delicious Rueben Sandwiches

The other day I talked about how Corned Beef and Cabbage was one of my favorites and asked why we only have it once a year, but the truth is, we make Corned Beef and Cabbage for the leftovers and for Ruebens! If you’ve been […]

This Recipe Will Make You Permanently Ditch The Can!  Quick and Easy Homemade Creamed Corn

This Recipe Will Make You Permanently Ditch The Can! Quick and Easy Homemade Creamed Corn

This quick and easy Homemade Creamed Corn recipe will make you permanently ditch the can. It only has 6 ingredients and is ready in about 25 minutes – just the amount of time it takes you to cook dinner! I always LOVED creamed corn as a kid, […]

My Go To Cheese Sauce for Almost Everything!  Easy Chile Con Queso Recipe

My Go To Cheese Sauce for Almost Everything! Easy Chile Con Queso Recipe

Making the perfect homemade Chile Con Queso is something that I have been trying to do for a while.  And after countless bowls of queso, some better than others, I have finally figured out the key to making the perfect Chile Con Queso Dip. Chile Con […]

Make Ahead and Freeze For A Quick and Easy Dinner Solution – Green Chili Quesadillas

Make Ahead and Freeze For A Quick and Easy Dinner Solution – Green Chili Quesadillas

Remember that awesome Colorado Style Green Chili from a couple weeks ago?  I used it to smother breakfast burritos, just as chili itself and to make these quick and easy Green Chili Quesadillas. I wasn’t lying when I said in Colorado, we smother/serve everything with […]

A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights!  Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

A 30 minute kid-friendly dinner with pasta, cheese AND bacon.  What’s not to love?  Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta is a recipe that will have everyone coming back for seconds! This was a last minute recipe inspired by Anthony.  D.J. surprised me with a […]

A Simple Side Dish With Hidden Veggies!  Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Carrots Recipe

A Simple Side Dish With Hidden Veggies! Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Carrots Recipe

I love sneaking in more veggies to my meals. These mashed sweet potatoes do just that.  By boiling a couple carrots with your sweet potatoes, you can add another serving of veggies and no one will even know they are there! Sweet Potatoes are special […]

A Healthy 20 Minute Weeknight Dinner Your Family Will Love!  Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps Recipe

A Healthy 20 Minute Weeknight Dinner Your Family Will Love! Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps Recipe

Quick, easy and delicious!  These 20 Minute Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps make the perfect weeknight meal, and the leftovers (if there are any) make a great lunch throughout the week!  We call them Lettuce Tacos in our house, and they always impress.  What makes Asian […]

Make Mornings Easy!  How To Cook Bacon In The Oven

Make Mornings Easy! How To Cook Bacon In The Oven

There are so many ways to cook bacon; in a skillet, on a griddle, in the microwave, deep fried, but the best way of all is to bake it in the oven!  If you’ve ever wondered how diners have that perfectly flat and crispy bacon, […]

Simple and Delicious Asian Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe with Fresh Ingredients from Sprouts Farmers Market

Simple and Delicious Asian Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe with Fresh Ingredients from Sprouts Farmers Market

Do you like saving money on groceries?  Have you ever been to Sprouts Farmers Market?  If you’ve been following Mom’s Bistro for a while then you know that it is my absolute FAVORITE grocery store.  The store is filled with fresh ingredients, and their prices […]

Who Knew Eating Vegetables Could Be So Delicious?  Easy Snow Peas with Bacon Recipe

Who Knew Eating Vegetables Could Be So Delicious? Easy Snow Peas with Bacon Recipe

Bacon makes everything more delicious.  Simply cook some bacon, add the snow peas, and you have a simple side that everyone will love. Since I’ve been able to eat pork again, I’ve been on a bacon kick.  I always loved bacon, and now I eat […]

Just In Time For Super Bowl Sunday!  Philly Cheese Steak Crescent Cups Make The Perfect Appetizer or Week Night Dinner!

Just In Time For Super Bowl Sunday! Philly Cheese Steak Crescent Cups Make The Perfect Appetizer or Week Night Dinner!

All the flavors of a Philly Cheese Steak stuffed inside a light and flaky crescent roll. As I have been scrolling down my Facebook feed, I saw this really awesome and quick video about how someone used won ton wrappers, and filled them with all […]

This Is The Trick To Making Perfect Hot Wings!  Classic Buffalo Wings Recipe

This Is The Trick To Making Perfect Hot Wings! Classic Buffalo Wings Recipe

Crispy chicken wings tossed in spicy sauce doesn’t get much better! Buffalo Hot Wings and Game Day go together like peanut butter and jelly – how couldn’t you love them? Eating buffalo wings brings back such great memories.  As a kid, my parents and I would […]

Upgrade Your Appetizers This Super Bowl Sunday With Simple Baked Brie and Caramelized Onion Tarts

Upgrade Your Appetizers This Super Bowl Sunday With Simple Baked Brie and Caramelized Onion Tarts

Baked pastry cups filled with caramelized onions and brie.  A delicious combination is perfect for game day or as an appetizer at fancy dinner! I’m not quite sure why I haven’t posted this Baked Brie and Caramelized Onion recipe before.  I have tried many of times, […]

Take Advantage Of Winter Fruit and Make This Easy Winter Fruit Salad

Take Advantage Of Winter Fruit and Make This Easy Winter Fruit Salad

Winter fruit is the best!  Combine apples, grapes, clementines and kiwi together with a squeeze of lemon and have a dish that everyone will be coming back for. Living in Colorado, there isn’t a lot of choices for fresh produce in the winter, without spending a […]

A Simple 15 Minute Spaghetti Dinner Your Family Will Love!  5 Ingredient Spaghetti with Garlic and Oil Recipe

A Simple 15 Minute Spaghetti Dinner Your Family Will Love! 5 Ingredient Spaghetti with Garlic and Oil Recipe

Spaghetti Aglio Olio, or Spaghetti with Garlic and Oil is a classic Italian dish encompassing the fresh flavors of parsley with fruity olive oil and roasted garlic and a pinch of red pepper flakes. Usually when I talk spaghetti, I mean traditional Spaghetti and Meatballs, […]