44 Mother’s Day Craft Ideas for Kids DIY Crayon Candle. The Pinning Mama has finally found a great use for the stubs of old crayons. Mason Jar Picture Frame Vases. Pop-Up Cards. Spring Cupcake Flowers. Tea Cup Cards. Rainbow Butterfly Footprint Artwork. DIY Brooch. Hanging Floral Arrangement.
26 Romantic Recipes to Make for Someone You Love (Including Yourself) Skillet Cod with Lemon and Capers. Parmesan Risotto with Roasted Shrimp. Sausage Ragù over Creamy Polenta. Slow-Cooker Boeuf Bourguignon. Smoked Salmon Potato Cakes with Herbed Crème Fraîche. How to Make Classic Baked Macaroni & Cheese.
MORE RECIPE IDEAS FOR NEW MOMS FROM OTHER SOURCES Southwest Turkey Rice Casserole by the Cookin’ Canuck. Stuffed Pepper Casserole by Rachel Cooks. Spaghetti Squash Casserole by Well Plated. Cheesy Spinach and Mushroom Breakfast Casserole by What a Girl Eats. Chicken Mushroom and Spinach Lasagna by Little Broken.
40 Birthday Dinner Ideas At Home Blue Cheese Sauce for Steak. Copycat Red Lobster Crab Alfredo. Sage Lemon Butter Chicken Piccata with Mashed Cauliflower. Lobster Mac and Cheese. Bourbon Bacon BBQ Burger. Sundried Tomato, Spinach, and Cheese Stuffed Chicken. Browned Sage Butter Chicken Pot Pie (via @halfbakedharvest) Bacon Wrapped Pork Chops.
Homemade Mother’s Day Ideas Homemade Bath Bomb. Let Mom relax with homemade bath bombs from A Beautiful Mess made of essential oils and moisturizers. Catch All Tray. Spice Things Up. Home Dinner Plate. Styling Outside. Fabric Flowers. Silhouette Brooch. Clean and Creative.
21 Gifts for Mom That Don’t Cost Money Take her to Movies @ Home. Sometimes gifts for Mom that involve effort are so much more effective than expensive ones. Massage her Hands. Treat those hands that have done so much for you with a relaxing hand massage. No Fighting. Do Mom’s Jobs. Treasure Trail. Memory Journal. Back Rub. Cook a Meal.
Main Dishes and Entrées Spicy-Sweet Bacon Wrapped Shrimp. Sheet Pan Orange Chicken with Garlicky Green Beans. Mexican Chicken Stew. Easy Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas with Celery Salsa. Pasta Primavera with Mushrooms, Carrots, and Asparagus. Pasta Primavera with Ham and Mushrooms. Asian Chicken Thighs. “Ham” for Two.
The Most Difficult Dishes to Master 1 of 15. Baked Alaska. 2 of 15. Béarnaise Sauce. 3 of 15. Beef Wellington. 4 of 15. Boeuf Bourguignon . 5 of 15. Consommé 6 of 15. Coq au Vin. 7 of 15. Croissants. 8 of 15. Gateau St.
Meat and poultry entrees Slow-cooker beef ragu with pappardelle. Soy-lemon flank steak with arugula. Sweet potato noodles with chorizo, roasted red pepper, and spinach. Salami, jalapeño, and olive pizza with honey. Spicy sausage, kale, and whole-wheat orecchiette soup. Baked chicken meatballs with garlic-dill yogurt sauce.
Super-foods every new mom should eat Blueberries. Brown rice . Oranges. Eggs. Whole-wheat bread. Green vegetables. Whole-grain cereal. A healthy, wholesome breakfast is especially important for new mums. Water. When you’re breastfeeding, you’re more probe to dehydration.
Gifts to Bring a New Mom A soft, nursing friendly robe. Something she can wear around the house, feel cute in, and be super comfortable in (something like this ). Flowers. A bouquet, a pot, or even a cute succulent (I know, not technically flowers). A meal. Chocolate. A bath bomb or face mask. Diapers. A book. Paper plates.
What to eat Include protein foods 2-3 times per day such as meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, beans, nuts and seeds. Eat three servings of vegetables, including dark green and yellow vegetables per day. Eat two servings of fruit per day.
Here are some simple party food ideas on a budget: Soup. Loose meat sandwiches. Baked potatoes . Pasta . Tacos. Make-your-own-pizzas. Cheese and crackers. Vegetables and dip.
25 Easy Party Food Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank Mini Turkey Meatballs. Artichoke and Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms. Eggplant Chips With Cilantro Pesto. Cherry Tomatoes Stuffed With Chicken Apple Salad. Homemade Buttermilk Biscuits With Honey Ham. Nacho-Stuffed Potato Skins. Crispy Tomato Chips. Bacon -Wrapped Pineapple.
Braised chicken. 20-Minute Spaghetti Carbonara. Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken for Two. Faster Steak Frites. Eggplant Florentine with Fire-Roasted Tomato Sauce and Toasted Ciabatta. Buffalo Chicken Bowl. Tomato Paprika Soup with Hearty Grilled Cheese Sandwiches. Thai Red Curry Shrimp.