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Feta Cheese Gnocchi with Lemony Yogurt and Spring Peas

This might be the best recipe I’ve made all month. This Feta Cheese Gnocchi with Lemony Yogurt and Spring Peas, from Food + Wine magazine, actually replaces the potato in gnocchi with feta. It was flavorful, herby, and OUTSTANDING. Rating: A+ How to make…

January 14, 2024

Chocolate-Cherry Muffins

I just love a feel-good breakfast! These Chocolate-Cherry Muffins are packed with a ton of good stuff and minimal sugar, making them a healthy breakfast that can get your through the whole morning! Perfect for an afternoon snack, too! Rating: A How to make…

August 14, 2021

Cauliflower-and-Chickpea Pitas With Creamy Yogurt Sauce

Yum, yum, yum! I’m always looking for healthier, plant-based meals (to balance out all of the other stuff I’m constantly cooking and eating!), and this Martha Stewart recipe is a perfect option! Check out the details and recipe for these Cauliflower-and-Chickpea Pitas With Creamy…

September 10, 2020
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Chocolate-Avocado and Oat Breakfast Parfait

When Seven Sundays sent me their muesli variety pack, I knew I wanted to put together a simple, but healthy, overnight oat breakfast. I could have gone the traditional bircher route for one of my favorite UK breakfasts, but instead, I thought the oats…

April 18, 2020

Breakfast Fruit Crunch

A holiday weekend brunch requires some very important categories. A sweet carby dish, some form of eggs and potatoes, a meat side, fruit, and, of course, mimosas. This Breakfast Fruit Crunch, from Ina Garten, ticked the fruit box, and also offered flavorful layers of…

February 17, 2020
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Sweet Cheese Crepes

There’s a breakfast spot in Litchfield, Connecticut, named Patty’s Restaurant, that has the tastiest Cheese Filled Crepes. The just-sweet-enough filling is something I’ve wanted to try and recreate for awhile now, so here it is! My Sweet Cheese Crepes are an extra-special way to…

January 12, 2020

Sweet Potato Pancakes with Yoghurt and Date Syrup

    What a perfect Welcome to Fall breakfast! These Sweet Potato Pancakes with Yoghurt and Date Syrup, from Yotam Ottolenghi, are warm and moist, not too sweet, and a healthy upgrade from your basic pancakes! Roast the sweet potatoes the night before for…

September 25, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Chicken Curry Tacos

Mom Uptown Original Recipe, coming through! Ugh, can you tell that I have a toddler that loves Daniel Tiger and his trolley? Coming through, seriously? Anyway, while my writing may be simple, these Chicken Curry Tacos are anything but!  Forget Mexican-seasoned protein inside a tortilla. It is…

September 9, 2019

Seared Salmon and Roasted Beets and Yogurt Vinaigrette

  The next installment of a perfect summer dinner party is this entree from O magazine. Oprah’s Seared Salmon and Roasted Beets and Yogurt Vinaigrette tastes of summer freshness! Mint tends to do that, but paired with a cooling yogurt sauce, a light salmon…

August 23, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Cajun Chicken Pita Pockets

I can’t get enough of Farmland Fresh Dairies Dahi Yogurt! It has the perfect creamy texture and the right combination of sour and sweet! Aside from my nightly yogurt bowls, I’ve put together another perfect use for my favorite yogurt. Here are Dahi-marinated Cajun…

May 30, 2019