Desserts

Watermelon Basil Fizz for @KenmoreConnect

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
Summer brings us such an abundance of fruits and vegetables. Taking what’s best of the season and creating great recipes with them, not only creates great meals, but also memories of the amazing Summer that your kids will remember for years to come. One of my fondest memories of summertime...

Apple and Currant Bread Pudding

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly
Today the weather in Chicago was a little damp, a little dreary and a little chilly. Spring doesn't necessarily bring bread pudding to mind, but it's one of my most favorite desserts, no matter what time of year. And I was craving for it. As the thunder rolled in, I...

Blueberry Green Tea Matcha Smoothie

Desserts, Drinks & cocktails, Vegetarian
Like many busy moms, eating a healthy breakfast is usually last on my list of things to do on a hectic weekday morning. Packing lunches, making sure each kid has brushed their teeth, and a million other things crosses my mind...not breakfast. As mothers, thinking of our families well-being before...

{Momma Cuisine Show} Episode 11: Pea & Walnut Pesto Linguine | Kiwi Sorbet

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays
This St. Patrick's Day, break away (or add) to your traditional Corned Beef & Cabbage menu and add a little green to brighten it up! On this episode I am featuring Pea & Walnut Pesto w/ Linguine, topped with crispy bites of pancetta. The bright green hue of the peas...

Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays
These are incredibly simple to make and equally decadent for those occasions when you want to satisfy your chocolate craving without any guilt! 2 cups non-dutched chocolate powder (you can find non-dutched chocolate powder at Whole Foods for a very reasonable price!  Also, non dutched is my first choice because...

Gluten Free Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
This recipe for Gluten Free Chocolate Covered Strawberries is truly a household favorite that is fun and simple enough for the kids to help create. These healthy and decadent strawberries are a big crowd pleaser and perfect for a school lunch treat or special occasion!

{recipe & contest} Smart Balance® Cookie Spectacular

Desserts
I have to admit that I love my real butter and have never tried Smart Balance®. So, when I was presented with the idea of trying a cookie recipe using Smart Balance® instead of butter, I was feeling, "Eh" about it. But, being open-minded and wanting to try new things, I remembered...

Gluten-Free Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Desserts
These gluten-free oatmeal chocolate chip cookies are guaranteed to melt in your mouth and wow!!! This was honestly my first attempt at making these since I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease and hadn't until a couple months ago found any gluten free oats! I was feeling brave and ravenous yesterday...

Latest recipes

4 Easy Quinoa Recipes that Would Change your Daily Diet

Vegetarian, Salads, 30 minutes or less
Healthy Food to a Healthier You Malnutrition and obesity are the most common health problems in today’s world and this is due to the development of unhealthy, artificial food as well as the mass production of different types of meat: poultry, pork, beef, seafood and so on. To be healthy...

Vintage Plate Shopping and Creamy Shrimp Scampi #BackToBrummelBrown

Seafood, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes
Sponsored by Mirum. In The Kitch with Momma Cuisine and MommaCuisine.com  School is back in session and the craziness of the fall is here! I’m not going to lie, during the week I am so busy I don’t even have time to wash the dishes so I use paper plates...

Chicken Kale Marinara

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
Sponsored by Rao's Homemade Do you ever buy kale for it to just sit in the fridge and wilt and get slimy?? A great diet hack for the kids is to always add vegetables to as many dishes as you can! Throw together this simple recipe using Rao's Homemade Marinara....

Spring Pantry Recipes

Vegetarian, Salads, 30 minutes or less, Video recipes
Spring cleaning isn't just for your home. Clean out your pantry with simple, delicious and healthy springtime recipes. With staples probably sitting in your pantry all winter-long, you may have no idea all the delicious you can make with affordable ingredients already at home! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Garbanzo...

Sheet Pan Chicken Teriyaki

Poultry, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less, Baked/Roasted, Video recipes
Everyone loves a good teriyaki meal and sheet pan meals are the perfect kinds of dishes to make during busy weeknights. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I went on The Jam Show on WCIU for my In The Kitchen segment to share this easy recipe that you've got to try at...

Sesame Ginger Vegetable Stir Fry

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
This post is sponsored by Farberware.Me and my kids love exploring new places right here in Chicago. Many times we forget that our national parks offer tons of opportunities to have family time, learn history and see sites in your area that you may not have ever realized existed! Sundays are...

Tomato Basil Spaghettini with Goat Cheese

Pasta, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
This post is sponsored by Mirum, but opinions expressed are my own.For some reason, ever since I had my third baby, I get heartburn when I never used to! Eating rich foods like pasta sometimes triggers it and it's so frustrating!If you experience daily heartburn, Omeprazole Orally Disintegrating Tablets (ODT)...

Ground Chicken Picadillo

Poultry, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Like many Filipino dishes, Picadillo is a dish that originated in Spain that has many Latin variations. Picadillo has versions in Cuba, Mexico and yes, the Philippines!  Picadillo is similar to hash and most widely prepared with diced potatoes. Some also make picadillo with sauce or broth that is like...

Rotisserie Chicken Lemon Orzo Soup

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Slow cooker
There are many variations of chicken noodle soup and this one for Rotisserie Chicken Lemon Orzo Soup is one that I made that my kids love.  Rotisserie chicken saves the day again on this recipe and tell me, when has rotisserie chicken ever let you down?? Not me!  (adsbygoogle =...

Spicy Miso Pork Belly Udon Soup

Pork, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
These days, it's all about the ramen. But don't forget about udon that is thick, chewy and hearty noodle that also lends itself to delicious broth and toppings.  I had udon noodles and pork belly in the fridge from the local Japanese market but I didn't really have a set...

Pickled Beet Martini

Drinks & cocktails, Entertaining/Holidays, Video recipes, 30 minutes or less
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The holidays and celebrations are meant to have fun and unique dishes and cocktails. I made this recipe for Pickled Beet Martini with Aunt Nellie's and it turned out so good. This pickled beet martini recipe only has a couple of...

Orange Galette with Beet Gorgonzola Salad

Salads, Video recipes, Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted
Sponsored by Aunt Nellie's 4 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); For an elegant dish to serve for parties, my recipe for Orange Galette with Beet Gorgonzola Salad is just what you need.  Party food is all about wow appeal, fun but easy to eat and something that your guests will...