These recipes will have you excited and anxious for the day we pay
tribute to those busy women who we love and who take such good care
of us. Cooking for mom on this special day is a tradition in many
homes so we've helped with the mothers day recipes and ideas. Just
remember no matter what you cook up your Mom will be proud of your
accomplishment and hard work.
Planned Kids Cooking Curriculum
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Tips for Mother's Day Cooking
Let mom sleep in
Get an adult's help
Don't forget to do the dishes and clean up after you're done
Add ingredients in the order listed to your bread machine. Turn the
bread machine to the dough method. When it is done, take out and
roll into a rectangle with a rolling pin. With pastry brush, brush
melted butter on top of the dough. Sprinkle with brown sugar,
cinnamon and raisins. Roll up jelly roll style, slice and put in a
13x9 casserole dish. Let rise for 30 minutes-1 hour and bake or put
in refrigerator overnight. In the morning bake at 350 degrees for
20-25 minutes. Drizzle with cream cheese frosting.
2 cups flour
1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
2 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups milk
2 eggs beaten
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 teaspoon vanilla
Turn on waffle iron and prepare batter while it is heating up. In
mixing bowl add flour, cocoa, sugar, baking powder and salt. Stir
together. Add milk, eggs, oil and vanilla an blend until smooth.
Pour 3/4 Cup or less onto hot waffle iron. Serve this Mothers day
recipes with sliced strawberries and whip cream or sliced peaches.
Bread slices or bread torn into pieces
Cooked, crumbled bacon, cooked sausage, or ham cut in cubes
1/2 Cup milk
1 1/2 Cup shredded cheddar cheese
In 13x9 greased dish, place bread to cover bottom of pan. In a bowl,
beat together eggs and milk Stir in cheese. Pour eggs over bread.
Sprinkle top with ham, bacon or sausage which ever you are using.
Cover with plastic wrap and store in the refrigerator overnight.
Adult should bake 350 degrees for 40-50 minutes until knife inserted
in middle comes out clean.
Celebrate mom's special day with these Mothers day recipes and a tea
party. Even if your mom doesn't drink tea she will love the idea of
eating and sharing a drink with her family.
Make a Mother's day place mat to add to the party. Use a sheet of
construction paper and decorate it, write a letter to your mom, or
write her a poem. Cover with clear contact paper and it will be
something she can cherish in years to come.
4 Tea Party Ideas
Special Mother Daughter Party Use special tea cups
and plates. Serve some of our tea party menu ideas below. Write a
note or letter to each other sharing how much you appreciate each
other. Or gift a mother/daughter journal.
Elegant Mommy & Me Tea Party Come dressed up to
a tea party or play dress up with an assortment of dresses, jewelry,
shoes, etc. Use our menu ideas and desserts below. Deliver a
Beach Theme Create a beach theme with fun drinks
with umbrellas. Dress in flip-flops, straw hats, and sunglasses.
Prepare some of our menu ideas below and have a tea party on a
blanket. Check out the Luau
theme party page for more ideas.
Teddy Bear Tea Party- Bring a teddy bear or other
stuffed animal to the party. Here are some teddy bear theme ideas.
Tea Party Menu Ideas
Chicken Caesar Salad
3 cups Rotisserie chicken
Shredded or bagged romaine or iceberg lettuce
1/3 cup Shredded Parmesan cheese
1 ½ Cups croutons
2/3 Cup Caesar salad dressing
You can prepare this salad quickly with a rotisserie chicken and
serve on small beautiful bowls or plates. Add the lettuce to a salad
bowl. Shred chicken and add about 2-3 cups of chicken with the
lettuce. Top with cheese and croutons. Add salad dressing right
before eating or serve on the side in a pretty bowl.
Prepare a tuna egg salad sandwich by adding a small amount of
mayonnaise to one can of drained tuna and 2-3 chopped hard boiled
eggs. You can add chopped celery or pickles also. Serve in pita
bread and add a small amount of shredded lettuce.
Another idea with tuna fish but you can substitute a crab mixture or
chicken salad if desired.
1 large tomato per person
1 can tuna, drained and flaked
4 teaspoon Mayonnaise
1 Tablespoon chopped celery
Make tuna salad. Cut stem off tomato. Scoop out pulp, leaving a ½
inch shell. Spoon tuna mixture into tomato shells. Place on a baking
sheet and broil 3-4 in from the heat for 4-5 minutes until heated
Beef and Pasta Salad
3 Cups pasta cooked and drained
1 Cup Italian salad dressing
1 lb. Beef strips
2 Tablespoons vegetable oil
1 Cup cherry tomatoes, halved
6 oz. provolone cheese, cubed
½ Cup sliced olives
Brown meat in oil. In serving bowl, combine meat, pasta and salad
dressing. Let marinade l5 minutes. Add tomatoes, cheese and olives.
Serve with grated Parmesan cheese, if desired.
Try adding your favorite fillings for these cucumber roll ups
Melt butter and chocolate in microwave. Pour into mixing bowl and
add remaining ingredients. Grease 13x9 pan and pour mixture into
pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes until toothpick inserted
comes out clean.
Fruit Parfait Recipes
Some simple Mothers day recipes that are sure to please.
In a tall glass alternate pudding with strawberry slices or
other fruit slices. Top with whipped cream.
Cut brownies into bite size pieces and add to bottom of
glass. Alternate fruit slices, brownie pieces and top with
chocolate syrup or whip cream.
Alternate yogurt, fruit slices, and top with granola or
Top your parfait with crushed cookies, chopped nuts, crushed
graham crackers or dry cereal.
Wishing you a Happy Mother's Day with these
mothers day recipes.