They are our
personal heroes. They work hard to keep us happy and healthy. Their
contributions go underestimated until their special day arrives: Mother’s Day!
Large parts of the world celebrate this special day on May 14th this
year. But, to be honest, any day of the year is good to surprise your Mom (or
your kids’ Mom) and make her feel appreciated and loved.
We've selected some
recipes to give the Mom in your life a day to remember. Most of them are so
easy that they can be tackled by children, prepared ahead, or made with minimum
supervision. Happy Mother’s Day!
It may seem a bit
excessive to prepare three varieties of oats—but
Mom deserves choice when you surprise her with breakfast in bed. As she clearly
won’t be able to eat them all by herself, hop back into bed and share them
among your family members. You can prepare them the day before.
If Mom prefers
somethings savory for breakfast or brunch, this is the perfect recipe. Use a
heart-shaped cookie cutter to make this dish extra special for her. There isn’t
a better way to say “I love you” than with eggs!
great prepare-ahead project for a stress-free Mother’s Day! It’s perfect to
personalize for Mom and fun to decorate with sprinkles and icing. Even the
smallest members of the family can help to make this cake a culinary artwork.
If you’re looking
for an edible gift for your Mom, these truffles are elegant and surprisingly
easy to make. They will keep for a few days, so they’ll surely fit into your
schedule to prepare for her.
Great for afternoon
tea or as a decadent dessert, these cupcakes are a sin worth committing on
Mother’s Day. Just put everything in a bowl, whisk it up, into the oven—done! So very simple and speedy, you’ll make
them again and again.
Because Mom is the
sweetest, finish off her special day with this special sweet potato pizza.
Prepared in 15 minutes and with just a handful of ingredients, Mom
can put her feet up, relax, and enjoy being Mom.