Recipes

Mom’s Bistro Recipes | Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes

Green Bean Casserole + Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

Green Bean Casserole is a classic Thanksgiving side dish that everyone loves! Fresh green beans mixed with homemade cream of mushroom soup and topped crunchy french fried onions then baked until golden and bubbly makes the perfect accompaniment to any holiday meal. I didn’t have Green Bean Casserole for the […]

Pumpkin Banana Bread

Pumpkin Banana Bread is topped with a buttery pumpkin spice crumble making it the ultimate fall banana bread! This recipe was inspired by a follower who commented on my Banana Bread recipe saying that it would be good with pumpkin.  Boy oh boy was she right!  If you love pumpkin, […]

Buttermilk Brined Cajun Turkey + How To Spatchcock Turkey

If you’re looking for the fastest way to cook a juicy Thanksgiving turkey, the answer is a Buttermilk Brine and Spatchcocking!  If you’re wondering what spatchcocking is, it’s a fancy way of saying butterflying.  Spatchcocking allows the turkey to cook as evenly as possible, allowing the legs to reach a […]

Mexican Street Corn Casserole

Mexican Street Corn + Corn Casserole = Deliciousness!  Mexican Street Corn also called Elotes, is traditionally served on the cob covered in a creamy chili sauce with some cheese and lime juice, but this version takes that messy goodness, and turns it into a casserole! This past weekend was my annual Friendsgiving!  This […]

Stuffed Shells + How To Turn Into A Freezer Meal

Dinner in 30 minutes?  Yes please! These classic Stuffed Shells make a great weeknight dinner and can be on the table in 30 minutes!  Jumbo shells are stuffed with a mix of three cheeses and topped with homemade Spaghetti Sauce…in other words, pure comfort food! I originally shared a recipe […]

The Best & Easiest Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread is one of the first things that I ever baked from a recipe I found on the internet.  It was in college, I just moved into my new apartment, and my Mom made me this really awesome handwritten cookbook with all of her recipes.  I added the recipe […]

Homemade Manicotti in 35 Minutes

Homemade Manicotti in 35 minutes! You’ll be wondering why you’ve never made it from scratch before once you see how easy it is to make!  In this post, I am going to show you how to make the crepes in my very first video, and assemble the Manicotti. Manicotti is […]

Instant Pot Beans & Lentils

Cooking beans and lentils in the Instant Pot is such a timesaver! Learn the foolproof way Beans and Lentils in your Instant Pot in 6 easy steps. A few weeks ago, I shared a post about cooking all sorts of different Rice in the Instant Pot.  You all loved it […]

Make Your Own Takeout: Pizza

Who doesn’t love pizza? There is nothing quite like a hot slice of pizza right out of the oven, and once you see how easy it is to make at home, you’ll forget all about delivery. If you’re like most of us, you spend way too much money eating out.  […]