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Pokemon To Go!  Pack Your Kiddos Fresh Fruit In A Poke Ball!

Pokemon To Go! Pack Your Kiddos Fresh Fruit In A Poke Ball!

Gotta catch ’em all!  Pokemon!  Got some Pokemon fans at home?  Send these Poke Balls to school in your kids lunch! Anthony has been absolutely swept up in Pokemon!  We have been playing Pokemon Go, Pokemon at home, it’s Pokemon everything right now!  He even […]

Can-It-Forward and Win! How To Can Your Own Salsa and Giveaway! #canitforward

Can-It-Forward and Win! How To Can Your Own Salsa and Giveaway! #canitforward

Today is a day to celebrate the joys of fresh preserving where canners, gardeners and food enthusiasts alike can share the simplicity of home canning with delicious recipes made from ingredients at the peak of freshness!  For me, this was canning my Summer Salsa with the […]

Delicious Foodie Gifts to Bring to a Housewarming Shindig

Delicious Foodie Gifts to Bring to a Housewarming Shindig

Delicious Foodie Gifts to Bring to a Housewarming Shindig! I love housewarming parties. It’s always a wonderful time for our loved ones, and the excitement of showing off their new house is palpable in the air. As Mom always said, make sure you never show […]

Jump For Joy with June’s Menu Plan!  30 Days of Kid-Friendly Dinners for $221!

Jump For Joy with June’s Menu Plan! 30 Days of Kid-Friendly Dinners for $221!

Alas… Summer!  June’s Menu is filled with summery dishes that you, your kids and your wallet will love!  This months menu has a month of kid-friendly dinners for $221.83! Having a Costco membership has saved me a ton of money.  Although our shopping trips there […]

17 Recipes for The Ultimate Cinco De Mayo

17 Recipes for The Ultimate Cinco De Mayo

Plan a Cinco De Mayo fiesta with your favorite tacos, dips, enchiladas and of course, margaritas! If you’re planning to celebrate Cinco De Mayo with homemade food, think authentic.  The 17 recipes below are some of my favorite Mexican and Mexican inspired dishes. What is […]

Our Colorado Brewery Tour!

Our Colorado Brewery Tour!

If you’ve been following Mom’s Bistro for a while, you’ll know that yesterday, February 25th was our FIRST ANNIVERSARY!!  Although we’ve been together for six years, last year we tied the know and when we got married, we celebrated with pizza and beer!  And this […]

Enjoy A Taste of Colorado with This Authentic Colorado Style Green Chili Recipe!

Enjoy A Taste of Colorado with This Authentic Colorado Style Green Chili Recipe!

This classic style Colorado Green Chili has plenty of green chiles, tomatillos, tomatoes and pork. Since moving to Denver, we have been immersed in a world full of delicious, homemade Mexican food, and most importantly – green chili.  Green Chili is on EVERYTHING in Colorado […]

Grandma’s Bricole Recipe – Melt In Your Mouth Prosciutto Stuffed Beef Rolls #SundaySuppers

Grandma’s Bricole Recipe – Melt In Your Mouth Prosciutto Stuffed Beef Rolls #SundaySuppers

Have you ever had Braciole?  Imagine prosciutto stuffed beef rolls that melt in your mouth slowly cooked in our favorite Sunday gravy (Grandma’s Spaghetti Sauce). It really doesn’t get any better than this, and not to mention, it’s a pretty budget friendly recipe.  Especially if […]

Introducing Sunday Suppers!  Rediscover Sunday Suppers with Your Family! #SundaySuppers

Introducing Sunday Suppers! Rediscover Sunday Suppers with Your Family! #SundaySuppers

Do you believe in Sunday Supper?  Everyone around the table, talking about how their week was and what they are looking forward to for the next week.  Unfortunately, traditional Sunday Supper is not common place anymore and we have replaced it with convenient, take-out meals, […]

Your Top 15 Recipes of 2015!

Your Top 15 Recipes of 2015!

Your Top 15 Recipes from 2015 and what’s ahead for 2016! As the New Year starts, I wanted to thank each and everyone of you.  If it wasn’t for you, Mom’s Bistro wouldn’t exist and I wouldn’t get to share my love of cooking and […]

Use Your Noodle To Prepare For National Spaghetti Day!

Use Your Noodle To Prepare For National Spaghetti Day!

Did you know that January 4th is National Spaghetti Day?  As if you need a good reason to indulge in a big bowl of pasta, but if you did, January 4th is it!  Keep reading for the recipe for Spaghetti Sauce from my Italian Grandma […]

9 Kid-Friendly Appetizers To Ring In The New Year!

9 Kid-Friendly Appetizers To Ring In The New Year!

Easy Kid-Friendly Appetizers to ring in the New Year! The end of the year is quickly coming to a close, which means you have an excuse to ring in the New Year with these quick and easy appetizers. New Years Eve is the perfect time for […]

Another Easy and Tasty Way To Use Up Leftover Chicken – BBQ Chicken Pizza with Leftover Chicken Recipe

Another Easy and Tasty Way To Use Up Leftover Chicken – BBQ Chicken Pizza with Leftover Chicken Recipe

This homemade pizza crust topped with sweet homemade bbq sauce, leftover chicken, red onions, cilantro and lots, and lots of cheese.  This BBQ Chicken Pizza recipe is so easy to make at home it is you soon to be favorite leftover chicken recipe! I have […]

Your Meal Planning Questions Answered!  How To Save Money On Groceries

Your Meal Planning Questions Answered! How To Save Money On Groceries

Meal planning saves money.  This is no surprise, and when we always know the answer to the dreaded “what’s for dinner?” question, we have less stress.  I don’t know about you, but more money and less stress is always a bonus in my book.   […]

How To Cook For Beginners – The Essentials Series with 15 Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes Included

How To Cook For Beginners – The Essentials Series with 15 Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes Included

This is an old post that I have decided to give a new spin on and give a much-needed update.  This post is great for the beginner, or the seasoned chef who is looking for some new recipes!  Mostly all of the recipes included in […]

3 Ways To Celebrate Your Love of Lasagna On National Lasagna Day!

3 Ways To Celebrate Your Love of Lasagna On National Lasagna Day!

Celebrate National Lasagna Day tonight with one of these 3 easy lasagna recipes.  Lasagna really is easy to make, it just takes a little assembly.  It all starts with a great sauce.  The recipe for sauce in all three of these lasagna recipes is the […]