Tree Classics celebrates a nostalgic and fulfilling Mother’s Day with precious memories and hearty recipes from the amazing women in our lives. Jen Lutz and our amazing blogger friends share their fondest moments and favorite food staples from their mothers and grandmas in our A Taste of Home series.
Aunt Mary’s Pizzelle Cookies
Jen believes that food is an essential thread that connects one generation to the next. Her pizzelle cookie recipe was passed to her Nona from her great Aunt Mary. Jen is happy to be able to share part of her Italian heritage with her kids through this childhood favorite.
Grandma’s Ambrosia Salad
Michelle’s grandmother always equated food with love. Enjoyed by every member of the family, her grandma’s ambrosia salad is a simple recipe that brings people together to make each gathering extra special. Head over to the Brown Eyed Baker for this refreshing dessert and more stories about family and food.
Grandma Linda’s Bread Pudding
When the recipe comes from grandma, then you know it must be good. Especially when there’s ice cream on top! Danielle shares sweet memories of her partner’s grandma Linda and a hearty bread pudding recipe over at the Live Well Bake Often blog.
Nana’s Famous Fudge Brownies
A staple at every 4th of July and Christmas celebration, this fudge brownie recipe was made famous by the grandmother of Karen’s partner. Satisfy your sweet tooth with this indulgent dessert this Mother’s Day by getting the recipe over at The Food Charlatan.
Grandma’s Irish Soda Bread
Sally’s love for food and working in the kitchen was inspired by her grandma. Her first cookbook featured her grandmother’s recipes, including a St. Patrick’s Day staple, the Irish Soda Bread. Get the recipe over at Sally’s Baking Addiction and try this easy classic for your brunch or afternoon tea.
We hope you enjoyed your Mother’s Day celebration with full hearts and stomachs with the special women in your life. If you have more recipes and moments with Mom, share them with us in the comments below!