Dinner For Mom: 10 Easy Recipes Dad and Kids Can Pull Off

Breakfast in bed is all set, picnic lunch supplies are at the ready, but what about dinner. We just can’t leave mom hanging, after all it’s Mother’s DAY, not Mother’s breakfast and lunch. All of us moms need (like really need) a full day off. If dinner seems overwhelming to the dads and kids I’ve found some easy and great tasting recipes that will give mom the break she deserves. Keep reading for the full scoop…

  • Quesadillas 1 of 10
    These are not just cheese and tortillas, there's black beans and veggies to add lots of flavor.
    Make your own Quesadillas
  • Sloppy Joes 2 of 10
    Don't knock, I love a good sloppy joe and this one happens to be delicious enough for mom.
    Make your own sloppy joes
  • The Easiest Cheesiest Enchilada 3 of 10
    The recipe calls for all pre made ingredients, no complaints form dad!
    Make your own easiest cheesiest enchiladas ever
  • Thai Chicken Wraps 4 of 10
    Moms love wraps and so do kids and this one is easy enough to pull of while mom takes a nice hot bath.
    Make your own thai chicken wraps
  • Ricotta Gnocchi With Lemon And Basil 5 of 10
    This recipe is so easy and really good. There's just not much better than fresh from the pot gnocchi.
    Make your own ricotta gnocchi with lemon and basil
  • Asian Chicken Burger With Sriracha Mayo 6 of 10
    Save the big ol' beefy cheeseburger for father's day, this one is light and tasty and perfect for mom.
    Make your own Asian chicken burger with sriracha mayo
  • Savory Bread Pudding 7 of 10
    Hey dads, you can make this ahead of time and pop it int he oven for dinner!
    Make your own savory bread pudding
  • Warm Tortellini And Pesto Chicken Salad 8 of 10
    It's made with pre made tortellini, pre made pesto and already cooked rotisserie chicken. Too easy.
    Get the recipe for warm tortellini and pesto chicken salad at Cooking With My Kid
  • Artichoke Mushroom Tart 9 of 10
    Mom will think you went all gourmet on her - she will have no idea it really only took about 15 minutes to pull off.
    Get the recipe for artichoke mushroom tart at Cooking With My Kid
  • Double Decker Mexican Pizza 10 of 10
    For the mexican food loving mom, this is basically an open faced burrito that the kids will love too.
    Get the recipe for double decker Mexican pizza at Cooking With My Kid

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