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 your favorite Mexican food?
Spring has sprung! Kinda... This last weekend here in Denver was snowy... But, it didn't stop us from grilling! BBQ chicken is one of my favorite things to grill, but cooking a chicken breast on the grill can be kinda tricky which is why I am such a fan of these BBQ Chicken Skewers! Making… Continue reading Make Mom’s Day! Easy 3-Ingredient BBQ Chicken Skewers Make The Perfect Mother’s Day Dinner!
This easy Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole is ready in about 45 minutes! But if you're using leftover chicken, cut that time in half! This casserole is so simple and will make lots of happy plates! I know... I know... I've been a slacker. I feel like I am in high school and I am finishing… Continue reading Use Up Your Leftovers With This Simple Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole
I'm not usually a cheeseburger fan, but there is a place here in Colorado called Smash Burger that has changed my mind about burgers! This isn't a post about Smash Burger - although if they wanted to give me free burgers or something for a year I wouldn't mind, but is a post about my… Continue reading Grilled Green Chili and Pepper Jack Cheeseburger
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 date night, and I needed to make dinner for him… Continue reading A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta
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 to me. When I volunteered with the Food Bank of… Continue reading A Simple Side Dish With Hidden Veggies! Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Carrots Recipe
It's Pancake Tuesday! Enjoy Breakfast for Dinner tonight with Krusteaz! If you've been following Mom's Bistro for a while, and get my meal plans, you know that once a month, I schedule "Breakfast for Dinner". Breakfast for dinner is one of my favorite meals, it's sweet, savory and best of all, breakfast is a pretty quick… Continue reading Celebrate Pancake Tuesday and Enjoy Breakfast for Dinner with Krusteaz! #Giveaway
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, going out to a restaurant with our devices in hand… Continue reading Introducing Sunday Suppers! Rediscover Sunday Suppers with Your Family! #SundaySuppers
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 saving money with others who share the same passions as… Continue reading Your Top 15 Recipes of 2015!
Pulled pork! An American classic slow cooked at a low temperature, making the pork so tender that it just melts in your mouth. BBQ Pulled Pork is my absolute FAVORITE food. When we lived in North Carolina, D.J. and I had a standing date-night at a small little BBQ restaurant, Ole Time Barbecue for BBQ Pulled… Continue reading CrockPot BBQ Pulled Pork Is Always A Good Choice