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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 […]

Put A Fast and Healthy Spin on Taco Tuesday!  Simple 30-Minute Taco Stuffed Zucchini Boats Recipe

Put A Fast and Healthy Spin on Taco Tuesday! Simple 30-Minute Taco Stuffed Zucchini Boats Recipe

Got a surplus of zucchini from the garden?  Use it up and give your next Taco Tuesday a healthy spin, and serve your tacos in zucchini boats instead of shells!  This is a great recipe to encourage kids to eat their veggies, and the leftovers […]

Another Great Kid-Friendly Menu for October with a Week of Halloween Inspired Meals – My October School Menu | A Month of Breakfast, Lunch and Snacks with Free Printable Recipes

Another Great Kid-Friendly Menu for October with a Week of Halloween Inspired Meals – My October School Menu | A Month of Breakfast, Lunch and Snacks with Free Printable Recipes

As I have been preparing for October, I was looking over my schools menu, and wanted to share it with you.  At the school I work at, I have full control over our menu plan – including shopping for my own groceries for the school. […]

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 […]

6 Easy Last-Minute Super Bowl Appetizer Recipes

6 Easy Last-Minute Super Bowl Appetizer Recipes

Appetizers and Super Bowl Sunday go together like peanut butter and jelly or macaroni and cheese.  These 6 Last-Minute Super Bowl Appetizer Recipes are ready in less than 30 minutes and you probably have a lot of the ingredients in your fridge and pantry already! […]

Holiday Entertaining with Lucerne Dairy + $110 Safeway Gift Card Giveaway | 6 Christmas Appetizer Recipes #LucerneDairy

Holiday Entertaining with Lucerne Dairy + $110 Safeway Gift Card Giveaway | 6 Christmas Appetizer Recipes #LucerneDairy

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Safeway and Lucerne Dairy.  All recipes and opinions are my own and haven’t been influenced in any way.    It’s no surprise that I love dairy.  It consumes probably 80% of my diet and is included in […]

Kid Approved:  Cooking With Your Kids – Focused Nutrition Education Can Enrich Children’s Lives In A Surprising Number of Ways – Kid Approved Recipes

Kid Approved: Cooking With Your Kids – Focused Nutrition Education Can Enrich Children’s Lives In A Surprising Number of Ways – Kid Approved Recipes

The National Center for Health Statistics tell us that childhood obesity has doubled in the past 10 years.   They also tell us that the obesity is related to poor eating habits, lack of knowledge about how to make healthy food choices, lack of adult […]

Ultimate Kid Approved Menu – Kid Friendly Meals – A Week of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snack Ideas

Ultimate Kid Approved Menu – Kid Friendly Meals – A Week of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snack Ideas

These recipes are my most-loved by the kids at my school.  There are a ton of opportunities to add more veggies to your kids diet in the meals that they love the most!  What is your kids favorite meal?   Want more kid-approved meals?  Scroll […]

Happy Halloween – Recipes for Kids

Happy Halloween – Recipes for Kids

Happy Halloween! Last Saturday we carved our pumpkin, made some “mummy dogs”, and watched a Halloween movie together as a family.  Have you seen the Halloween Toy Story yet?  Too cute! It was so nice spending family time together, no distractions, no cell phones, no […]

Budget Meal Plan – A Month of Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks) for $171.15

Budget Meal Plan – A Month of Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks) for $171.15

November already! Have you started planning your Thanksgiving menu?  Subscribe to my blog (<— right over there, on the left), and you’ll get an exclusive guide to Thanksgiving with recipes, menu plans for all different tastes, a game plan and a grocery list.  It’s everything […]

Susie Middleton – Fresh From The Farm:  A Year of Recipes and Stories

Susie Middleton – Fresh From The Farm: A Year of Recipes and Stories

Fresh From The Farm:  A Year of Recipes and Stories By:  Susie Middleton A Cookbook Review When you open Susie Middleton’s new book, Fresh From The Farm:  A Year Of Recipes and Stories, you immediately feel that picturesque farm image.  You know the one with […]

Isa Moskowitz – Isa Does It: Amazingly Easy, Wildly Delicious Vegan Recipes for Every Day of the Week

Isa Moskowitz – Isa Does It: Amazingly Easy, Wildly Delicious Vegan Recipes for Every Day of the Week

Isa Does It: Amazingly Easy, Wildly Delicious Vegan Recipes for Every Day of the Week by:  Isa Chandra Moskowitz A Cookbook Review I received a digital copy of best-selling author and vegan chef Isa Chandra Moskowitz’s new cookbook Isa Does It.  This book is a […]

Dina Cheney – Meatless All Day:  Recipes for Inspired Vegetarian Meals

Dina Cheney – Meatless All Day: Recipes for Inspired Vegetarian Meals

Meatless All Day:  Recipes for Inspired Vegetarian Meals by:  Dina Cheney A Cookbook Review “Vegetarian, delicious and substantial all in the same sentence?  Yes, it can be done and you only have to open this book to discover the possibilities.” I recently received a digital […]

Printable Menu Plan with Recipes- A Week of Meals for $30.57

Printable Menu Plan with Recipes- A Week of Meals for $30.57

This menu plan is from October 2013.  Many of the links may be broken, or changed.  For a more recent menu plan with recipes and printable grocery list, click here. This weeks menu contains some of the recipes leftover from last week, and some of […]

Slow Cooker Suppers – Slow Cooking My Way Through 365 Slow Cooker Suppers by Stephanie O’Dea – A Month of CrockPot Recipes

Slow Cooker Suppers – Slow Cooking My Way Through 365 Slow Cooker Suppers by Stephanie O’Dea – A Month of CrockPot Recipes

Last week I received a digital copy of Stephanie O’Dea’s new book, 365 Slow Cooker Suppers. I was ecstatic when I got the book and couldn’t wait to get slow cookin’!

Printable Menu Planner – October 2013 – Week One – Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snacks – Recipes – Budget Meal Plan with Grocery List – A Week of Meals for $52

Printable Menu Planner – October 2013 – Week One – Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snacks – Recipes – Budget Meal Plan with Grocery List – A Week of Meals for $52

Happy October!  Already!  I can’t believe how quickly September went – I feel like I blinked and the month was over.  Like I said in the initial menu post, I am going to post the menu for each week of October instead of each day. […]