Mom’s Bistro Recipes | Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes

Pizza Pasta Salad Recipe

I made this one for a picnic lunch I sent with my older kiddos at school.  It’s great because there is no mayo, so it can sit in the cooler without a lot of worry.  I would suggest buying mini-pepperoni’s instead of cutting regular sized ones.  But, the regular size […]

Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

Legend has it that Chocolate Lava Cake was the result of a disaster in the kitchen.  The dessert was meant to be individual chocolate cakes, but were taken out of the oven too early – the chef didn’t have time to put them back in the oven, so they were […]

White Rice Recipe – How To Cook White Rice

White Rice – How To Cook The Perfect White Rice Rice is a wonderful ingredient to have in your pantry.  It keeps for a long time, and has a very mild flavor which makes it an excellent accompaniment to a wide array of food – even dessert!  Rice swells to about […]

Buttermilk Pancake Recipe

24 Days of Christmas Recipes & Activities – BONUS!  Day Twenty-Five Buttermilk Pancake Recipe I have to give all credit for this recipe to D.J.  He has perfected pancakes.  This is his recipe for buttermilk pancakes. To make them Christmassy, I added red and green food coloring, and poured the […]

Christmas Play Dough Recipe

24 Days of Christmas Recipes & Activities – Day Six Christmas Play Dough Recipe We made play dough.  More specifically, we made “cookies.”  Anthony was convinced that the dough was cookie or pizza dough, so we went with this description of our dough making experience.  I had to add in […]

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 phone calls – nothing but […]