cinco de mayo
Best Of Mom's Bistro, Blog, Holidays, Recipes, Taco Tuesday

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 your favorite Mexican food?

bbq chicken skewers kabobs
20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Grilling, Kid Approved, Poultry, Recipes

Make Mom’s Day! Easy 3-Ingredient BBQ Chicken Skewers Make The Perfect Mother’s Day Dinner!

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!

20 Minute Meals, Blog, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Poultry, Recipes

Use Up Your Leftovers With This Simple Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

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

20 Minute Meals, Beef, Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches, Grilling, Kid Approved, Recipes

Grilled Green Chili and Pepper Jack Cheeseburger

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

Creamy Chicken Broccoli and Bacon Pasta
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes

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 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

mashed sweet potatoes
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Recipes, Vegetables, Vegetarian & Vegan

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 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

Breakfast & Brunch, Product Reviews, Recipes, Sponsored Reviews

Celebrate Pancake Tuesday and Enjoy Breakfast for Dinner with Krusteaz! #Giveaway

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

Best Of Mom's Bistro, Blog, Recipes, Sunday Suppers

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, going out to a restaurant with our devices in hand… Continue reading Introducing Sunday Suppers! Rediscover Sunday Suppers with Your Family! #SundaySuppers

Best Of Mom's Bistro, Blog, Recipes

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 saving money with others who share the same passions as… Continue reading Your Top 15 Recipes of 2015!

crockpot bbq pulled pork
Budget Meals, Crockpot, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Pork, Recipes

CrockPot BBQ Pulled Pork Is Always A Good Choice

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