Friday, May 11, 2012

Mother's Day Ideas

From offering a constant source of love and support to always being there when you need her, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate the mother figure in your life! With Mother´s Day drawing near, it's the perfect time to start planning how to make your favorite lady feel special.

As a kid, the perfect Mother's Day surprise was breakfast in bed, so why not continue the tradition of cooking breakfast (lunch or dinner) this Mother´s Day? Check out these recipes and ideas from UnitedHealthcare to help make this Mother's Day unforgettable!

A Healthy Twist on Breakfast in Bed Fix her a healthy morning meal that she can enjoy from the comfort of her bed:
Raspberry-Banana Yogurt Salad
Tropical Banana Nut Parfaits
Stuffed French Toast

 Friends and Family Brunch Spice up brunch with these delicious new dishes:

Raspberry Chicken Salad
Edamame-Black Bean Salad
Lemon Meringue Pie Bowl

 Delicious Dinner Give her a break from kitchen duty and end the day with these tasty dinner options:

Bulgur Pilaf with Pea Pods
Honey-glazed Chicken Breasts
Stuffed Pasta Shells
Herbed Fish

Long Distance Grocery Shopping

Live too far away to visit? Send a gift card for a home delivery grocery store. She'll be thrilled to have food delivered to her door, courtesy of you. Now that you're feeling inspired for Mother's Day, visit the Solutions for Caregivers website to download these recipes, find more tips, and learn about providing care for a loved one. It's also important to take charge of your health and look out for your loved ones. Dr. Reed Tuckson explains how to keep yourself and your family healthy in his new book, Dr. In The Mirror.

  Disclosure: I received this information from MyBlogSpark and UnitedHealthcare. By posting this information, my name is entered into a contest to win a book. No monetary compensation was received!

1 comment:

Kati Mora, MS, RD, Kellogg's FiberPlus(R) Wellness Advocate said...

These dishes all look delicious and I love that each seems to have at least one fiberlicious ingredient. Definitely a gift any mom would surely be grateful for.