Surprise Mom with her framed recipe card all wrapped up and embellished with a bow. Display Mom's new special keepsake somewhere prominent so she is reminded of her favorite cooking memories every time she enters the kitchen.
Vibrant spring flowers become the star of the show when displayed in handmade vases for Mom. Pick up a ready-made bouquet from the local flower market, or form your own arrangement to add a splash of color to the table.
Today's recipes come in all shapes and sizes, from computer printouts to index cards. Update the old recipe box with modern silver lunchboxes. Use magnetic labels to separate the main dishes from the desserts, then stash your favorite recipes inside.
This Mediterranean chicken and quinoa salad gathers together some of the most familiar flavors of the region. The quinoa and chicken provide plenty of protein power. The supporting fresh ingredients add a robust backdrop without adding loads of unwanted fat and calories. It is super light and satisfying. Enjoy it as a side or even the main course of a light lunch.