20 Minute Meals, Leftovers, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes, Thanksgiving

What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes are one of my favorite parts of Thanksgiving dinner.  Especially when they are smothered with turkey gravy!  But what do you do with the leftover mashed potatoes when you've already had your leftover Thanksgiving dinner?  Cheesy Mashed Potato Pancakes! My pregnant self was craving hash browns after our Friendsgiving dinner, but I had… Continue reading What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Basics, Kid Approved, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

We always like to change it up with stuffing, or dressing if your prefer varieties at Thanksgiving, but I think know this one is a keeper.  It’s moist on the inside, and a little crispy on top.  To my family, it’s the perfect stuffing.  For me, I like it because it’s super easy to make. … Continue reading Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

20 Minute Meals, Meatless Mondays, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes, Vegetables, Vegetarian & Vegan

Cauliflower Rice Is Easier Than You Think!

Cauliflower Rice is a fantastic, simple recipe to keep in your fridge or freezer for an easy, healthy, gluten-free side dish. My boys weren't always fans of cauliflower on it's own, but they can't get enough Cauliflower Rice!  I love that it takes about 10 minutes - start to finish, including clean up.  Easy peasy, and… Continue reading Cauliflower Rice Is Easier Than You Think!

Basics, Kid Approved, Potatoes, Grains & More, Preschool, Recipes, Thanksgiving

Make Your Mashed Potatoes Stand Out this Thanksgiving with Simple Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Two simple ingredients turn everyday Mashed Potatoes into something special.  I absolutely LOVE mashed potatoes, and Herbed Mashed Potatoes are turning into my favorite way to eat them. I don't know what it is about it, but by simply adding chives and parsley, my mashed potatoes were transformed. There are so many ways of making… Continue reading Make Your Mashed Potatoes Stand Out this Thanksgiving with Simple Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Kid Approved, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes, Thanksgiving, Vegetables, Vegetarian & Vegan

Try Something New For Dinner – Easy Cheesy Potato Gratin

Potato Gratin will rock your holiday table this year. I think I promised this recipe last month, and to be honest, since Anthony started school, I've been a little behind on well, everything.  But I have finally got my groove back, and better late than never, here it is, a delicious, and super easy potato… Continue reading Try Something New For Dinner – Easy Cheesy Potato Gratin

Appetizers, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

How To Make Homemade Potato Chips

Homemade Potato Chips are so incredibly easy to make, you'll find yourself frying some up next time you are craving chips! I'm pretty sure my family needs to take out stock in a chip company - maybe Uncle Shmo (hint...hint...) can help us out!  But, seriously, we do love us some potato chips, and these homemade chips… Continue reading How To Make Homemade Potato Chips

Kid Approved, Meatless Mondays, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

Cheesy Polenta with Roasted Fall Vegetables

I absolutely LOVE the fall!  Everything about it; sweaters, boots, pumpkin spice lattes, brussels sprouts, squash.... you name it! I'm sure by now, if you've been following Mom's Bistro, you know how much I love easy dinners, and this is one of my fall favorites.  The creamy polenta warms you from the inside out and… Continue reading Cheesy Polenta with Roasted Fall Vegetables

60 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Basics, Game Day Food, Grilling, Kid Approved, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

Twice Baked Potatoes

The thing I love so much about Twice Baked Potatoes is how easy they are to make! I mean it, they really are easy, just bake a potato, scoop out the guts, mix it with some cheese, stuff the skin, top it with some cheese and stick it back in the oven!  Twice Baked Potatoes not… Continue reading Twice Baked Potatoes

foil pack potatoes
Grilling, Kid Approved, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

No Fuss Foil Pack Potatoes

No fuss and no clean up - my kinda dinner! These easy Foil Pack Potatoes are ready to go on the grill (or in the oven) in about 5 minutes and they make a fantastic side dish to any summer meal! Foil Pack Potatoes remind me of being a kid and camping.  Mom would make… Continue reading No Fuss Foil Pack Potatoes

honey nut granola
Basics, Breakfast & Brunch, Kid Approved, Potatoes, Grains & More, Preschool, Recipes, Snacks

Easy Homemade Honey Nut Granola Makes A Great Breakfast Or Snack!

Celebrate National Granola Day with Honey Nut Granola! Granola is one of the easiest recipes you can make.  This Honey Nut Granola only has 7 ingredients and makes for a healthy breakfast or snack. Making your own granola is a great way to save money.  Homemade granola is a blank canvas for you to pick… Continue reading Easy Homemade Honey Nut Granola Makes A Great Breakfast Or Snack!