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Top Five Meal Ideas for Mom

Wow mom with these unique, homemade dishes

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    Mmmm . . . waffles.

    Take a peek at our top picks for a perfect Mother's Day brunch menu. Wow mom with these unique homemade dishes that all take less than an hour to prepare.

    • Nutella Stuffed French Toast

    Treat mom to something sweet and savory with this rich mix of challah bread and hazelnut spread topped with a sprinkle of powered sugar.

    (recipe found here)

    • Guilt-Free Waffles with Fresh Fruit

    This healthy take on a classic brunch staple is sure to please. By substituting whole wheat flour and non-fat buttermilk in place of their calorie-rich counterparts, these waffles are more healthy but just as hearty as the original. Top with fresh strawberries and blueberries and banana slices. 

    (Recipe found here)

    • Crustless Tomato-Ricotta Pie

    This quiche-like dish is another flavorful, healthy option for brunch. The egg-and-cheese pie is prepared in a skillet and ringed with whole tomato slices.

    (Recipe found here)

    • Spiced Apple Pancake

    Spice up brunch with this new twist on the classic pancake. These fluffy pancakes get their savory flavor from a combination of apple slices and pumpkin spices. 

    (Recipe found here)

    • Lemon Biscuits

    Homemade biscuits don't have to be difficult to make and are always sure to please. Mom is sure to love these hearty homemade biscuits with a dash of lemon zest.  

    (Recipe found here)