Zionsville, Indiana

{ Mother's Day Brunch Ideas }

Posted on May 13 2017

Mother's work so hard every day, and we dedicate just one day a year to celebrate them! So, it's only fair to make that one special day completely AMAZING in every way.  Since we know kids (and dads) might need a little help, we are dishing out our favorite breakfast/brunch recipes for you to recreate to blow Mom away!  This year we are going big or going home.  Here's to letting mom sleep in and your turn to slave over in the kitchen! 


1. Crepe Cake:


1 cup cold water

1 cup cold milk

4 eggs

1/2 tsp salt

1 1/2 cups flour scooped and leveled

4 Tb melted butter

A rubber spatula


Mascarpone Lemon Cream:


32oz organic heavy cream

8oz mascarpone cheese (room temperature)

Powdered sugar to taste —about 1/4c.

1 Tsp. good vanilla extract

Zest and juice of a lemon


Recipe compilation and image from: The House That Lars Built 


Let Mom stay in bed a little longer while this amazingness is being created!  These Lemon Blueberry Pancakes may just become mom's new love language! Its also simply the perfect blend of flavors for these warm weather months.. something about blueberries and lemons make me giddy about sunshine and summertime. Anyone else?! Drooly recipe posted below! 


2. Lemon Blueberry Pancakes 

Yield: ~4 servings

adapted from: Pastry Affair


1 1/2 cup Flour

1 tablespoon Baking Powder

2 tablespoons Sugar

Zest of 1 Lemon

1/2 teaspoon Salt

1 large Egg

2 tablespoons Vegetable Oil

1 1/2 cup Milk

1 1/2 tablespoon freshly squeezed Lemon juice

1 1/3 cup Blueberries

Recipe compilation and image from: The Farmer's Daughter 


Ok so now that mama has a sugar high, let's get some YUMMY carbs and protein in her! This recipe is tried and true and one of my absolute favorites to make because its super difficult not to love!  


3.) Hash Brown Egg Nests with Avocado 



15 oz. frozen shredded hash browns, thawed

1 cup Cheddar cheese, shredded

1 tablespoon olive oil

8 medium eggs

Salt and pepper to taste

2 slices cooked bacon, crumbled

1 tablespoon Cheddar cheese, shredded

½ tablespoon parsley, chopped

2 avocados, sliced and chilled


Recipe compilation and image from: The Cooking Jar 


4.) Spinach and Bacon Hash Brown Quiche 

A delightful classic quiche recipe gets an update. Spinach and bacon hash brown quiche is perfect for your Mother's Day brunch menu! 


2 tablespoons olive oil
1 (20 ounce) package refrigerated hash browns
½ cup chopped onion (1 medium)
6 slices bacon, chopped
8 beaten eggs
½ cup dairy sour cream
½ cup half-and-half, light cream, or milk
¼ teaspoon salt
⅛ teaspoon ground white pepper
Dash ground nutmeg (optional)
3 cups lightly packed chopped fresh spinach
⅔ cup shredded mozzarella cheese (about 3 ounces)
½ cup shredded Swiss cheese (2 ounces)
Cherry tomatoes, cut up (optional)

Recipe compilation and image from: Grandbaby Cakes 




We hope you love these crowd favorite recipes & let your mama know how important she is to you!!  How will you spoil the Mama in your life today?  



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