“They are not kidding when they say that mothers are strong women. We need to be strong in more ways than our children will ever know.” – M.B. Antevasin
Mothers hold a special place in our hearts and in the community. Whether she’s prepping for meals, presenting to clients, cheering from the sidelines, or budgeting for the fiscal year – moms are an unstoppable source of strength, support, and love.
With Mother’s Day just a couple days away, you may be wondering how any gift could possibly be good enough to show your appreciation for the leading lady in your life. While it may sound cliché, there are a few gifts that never goes out of style – the gift of time, love, and breakfast in bed.
This weekend, spend quality time cooking together or cook for mom! Either way, these recipes are sure to impress when you fill your mother’s home with the sweet aroma of fresh French Apple Pancake, or catch up over a refreshingly sweet Blueberry Lemon Yogurt Parfait. And don’t worry – we’ve got you covered with the simple recipes below!
1 cup Pancake Mix
¾ cup milk
2 tablespoons vegetable oil, butter or pan spray
2 apples, peeled, cored and diced (or 1 can any fruit, drained)
¼ cup honey, pancake syrup, corn syrup (or any liquid sweetener)
Add 1 teaspoon combined of any of the following spices: cinnamon, nutmeg, all spice, pumpkin pie spice, ground cardamom
Add ¼ cup chopped nuts and/or dried fruit to fruit right before pouring the pancake mix over it.
32 ounces Vanilla Greek yogurt
2 small lemons, zested and juiced
1 cup fresh blueberries
¼ cup sliced almonds