Favorite Mother’s Day Recipes From Dietitians
So many women have provided me guidance, love, and support throughout my life. One of the biggest influences ever is my Mom. (the photo is me and my mom). She is kind, compassionate, caring, giving, and an angel inside and out. She’s never judged me for any of the decisions or actions I’ve made. Instead, she’s given an ear to listen to and helpful tips. I’ve become a better person because of her. I feel very blessed and honored to have her as my Mom and I appreciate all she does for me. And she’s always nourished my soul with incredible food.

Hielyna, me, and my Mom in Vegas

In order to give a ton of props for this special woman (and all the women out there), I’ve compiled a list of Favorite Mother’s Day Recipes From Dietitians. These recipes are made with love, are meant to be shared with family and friends, and are full of tasty deliciousness. Thank you to all the women who are mother’s, sisters, daughters, and friends. You’re shaping someone’s life for the better.

Strawberry-Rhubarb Mimosa
By Jessica Levinson (photo by her, too)

Lavender Lemonade Cocktail
By Champagne & Paper Planes (photo by her, too)

Chocolate Cake Mix Cookie Cake – Copycat Reese’s
By Shaw’s Simple Swaps (photo by her, too)

“Made with lots of love and very simple for the kids (and moms or dads) to make for mom, too.”

Chocolate Chip Chickpea Blondie Bar
By Jennifer Hunt, Healthy-Inspiration (photo by her, too)

“We love to enjoy a treat and this one is amazing with some good-for-you ingredients… and a little chocolate.”

Best Ever Gluten-Free, Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies (Nut-Free, too!)
By The Sensitive Table (photo by her, too)

“We have a lot of food sensitivities in our house. My mom, me, and my youngest child all have an assortment of sensitivities. This is a treat we all can have and is just as delicious for those who don’t have any allergies.”

Strawberry-Lemon Cardamom Brunch Cake
By Dishing Out Health (photo by her, too)

Breakfast-Worthy Apple Crisp
By Leanne Ray (photo by her, too)

No Added Sugar Fruit and Nut Bread
By Elizabeth Ward, Better is the New Perfect (photo by her, too)

“I have to say that I love this bread!”

Blueberry Millet Muffins
By Sharon Palmer, The Plant-Powered Dietitian (photo by her, too)

Healthy Cinnamon Spice Muffins
By Amy Gorin Nutrition (photo by her, too)

Olive Oil Lemon Ricotta Muffins
By McDaniel Nutrition Therapy (photo by her, too)

No Yeast Whole-Grain Lemon Pecan Cinnamon Rolls
By Mom’s Kitchen Handbook (photo by her, too)

Wild Blueberry French Toast Bake
By Karman Meyer, The Nutrition Adventure (photo by her, too)

Apple Walnut Pancakes
By Your Choice Nutrition (photo by her, too)

Peanut Butter Crepes with Strawberry Sauce
By Liz’s Healthy Table (photo by her, too)

Simple Grab-and-Go Baked Egg and Veggie Muffins By Alyssa Lavy

Baked Cheesy Scrambled Eggs for a Crowd
By How To Eat (photo by her, too)

Shakshuka: Healthy Recipe for Brunch or Dinner
By Food & Nutrition Solutions by Jill Weisenberger (photo by her, too)

Mediterranean Layer Dip
By Sound Bites Nutrition (photo by her, too)

“This is one of my favorites for parties, picnics, or book clubs.”

Whipped Feta Cheese Dip
By The Domestic Dietitian (photo by her, too)

“This is my favorite recipe to make any time someone comes over and it’s simple enough that kids can make it, too.”

Tomato and Goat Cheese-Walnut Pesto Flatbread
By Food & Nutrition Solutions by Jill Weisenberger (photo by her, too)

Kiwi Herb Salad with Pistachios and Orange Dressing (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
By Sharon Palmer, The Plant-Powered Dietitian (photo by her, too)

Classic Shrimp & Crab Salad with Homemade Greek Yogurt-inspired Thousand Island Dressing
from Me (Family. Food. Fiesta.)

*My Mom Loves this dinner and calls it “The San Francisco Dinner” because we get fresh crab here and we eat the salad with fresh sourdough bread. Life is good and delicious.

Brussels Sprouts and Broccoli Salad By Kellie Blake, Nutrisense Nutrition

“I love this salad. Full of flavor and simple to make. Great for spring.”

Healthy Comfort Food: Hashbrown Casserole
By Food & Nutrition Solutions by Jill Weisenberger (photo by her, too)

Easy Basil Pesto Chicken Bake Recipe
By Crystal Karges Nutrition (photo by her, too)

“This recipe is one of my favorite meals to make for my family and is made with lots of love.”

Easy Instant Pot Crack Chicken and Broccoli
By Love & Zest (photo by her, too)

Mama’s Cheesy Meatloaf Minis
By Love & Zest (photo by her, too)

For more Mother’s Day inspiration, check out past posts:

5 Mother’s Day Presents from the Heart

8 Favorite Recipes from my Mom and Grandma

Happy Mother’s Day!


Sarah Koszyk, MA, RDN