Get out of that culinary funk, mama!
But now? We're finding ourselves scraping the bottom of our recipe reservoirs for new ideas. We may be growing tired of spending hours in front of the stove (quarantine cooking fatigue is real, mama)—and we're busier than ever, so quick and easy meals are what we need right now.
TikTok is here to save the day. Sure, you've watched fun dance videos on the app, but did you know it's also an amazing place to find super creative new recipe ideas and cooking hacks? We've gathered a few of our favorites. Give these a try, mama and then serve tasty dishes on our favorite plates.
1. No-bake cinnamon roll
A perfectly portioned cinnamon roll that comes together so easily. Plus, it doesn't even need to be baked. Yeah, this is pretty much the perfect recipe.
3. A DIY Taco Bell crunchwrap
Taco Bell is a popular guilty pleasure, but somehow, when you make burritos at home, they seem a bit less guilt-inducing. This TikTok video breaks down recreating the menu item at home.
3. Vegan buffalo wings
Satisfy your wing cravings, mama. A vegan recipe that'll totally hit the spot when you want something salty and spicy.
4. DIY everything bagel seasoning
The wildly popular seasoning blend is super easy (and affordable!) to whip up at home. Sprinkle it over eggs, toast or avocado toast to bring a whole new flavor profile to the table.
5. Mozzarella chicken
If you're feeding a big family or having friends over for a socially distant dinner, try the mozzarella chicken dish. It looks impressive and comes together so easily.
6. Toaster quesadilla
Making a quesadilla when your child wants one right now has never been simpler.
7. The fastest fettuccine alfredo
If you're craving a big old bowl of carbs and cheese, this fettuccine alfredo looks delicious and is so fast and easy to make.
8. Spinach fettuccine
...On the flipside, if you're looking to make that bowl of creamy, cheesy pasta a bit healthier, spruce it up with some spinach. We're all for a delicious meal that encourages kids to eat vegetables.
9. Papas con chorizo
There's nothing better than a hearty breakfast on Sunday morning, and this yummy meal looks like the perfect option.
10. Easy shrimp sushi stacks
If you're missing trips to your favorite sushi restaurant, try a simple shrimp stack for your next at-home date night.
11. Lemon ricotta pasta
This has to be the most perfect summer pasta recipe ever. It has a bright lemon-y flavor and the sauce doesn't even need to be cooked. Super, super simple to make and absolutely satisfying.
12. The easiest mac and cheese
The whole family will devour this mac and cheese. It's quicker and easier to make than boxed mac and cheese.
13. Cake pops
If you love the popular cake pops from Starbucks, you'll adore this homemade version.
Now that you're inspired to cook, serve your kids yummy meals with these plate and bowl sets:
These durable plates made of biodegradable bamboo fiber will last for many years.
EKOBO Bamboo Kids Bowl Set
Mix and match these bowls that are suitable for hot and cold foods and liquids.
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