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Mother's Day 2014 breakfast in bed ideas

Spoil your mother this Mother's Day 2014 with a surprise treat that will surely make her happy: a wholeday off! Starting from the very first things a mum normally tdoes every day, simply take them off their hands and make the whole family take care of them for once! Dads, this goes for you as well: a great occasions to spend the day (or at least parts of it) doing creative and constructive things with the kids. To set you off on the right path, we've selected for you some Mother's Day 2014 breakfast in bed ideas.

Smiley Face Pancake

The first of our Mother's Day 2014 breakfast in bed ideas is the traditional American pancake recipe, decorate with sliced strawberries all around and blueberries to draw a smile and eyes on the pancake.

Ingredients:

- 200g plain flour

- 200ml milk

- 2 eggs, separated into yolks and whites

- 2 ts baking powder

- pinch of sea salt

- a little butter

- strawberries and blueberries to serve

Instructions:

- Sift the flour, salt and baking powder in a bowl. Mix together, then make a well in the centre.

- Pour the milk and egg yolk into the well, stir in well with a fork until there are no lumps.

- In a separate bowl, whisk the egg whites until thick, then fold in the batter.

- Melt a little butter in a non-stick pan over a medium high heat. Add a spoonful of batter, fry until it bubbles, then turn the pancake over and fry for another minute or so.

- Rinse the fruit, slice the strawberries, decorate and serve.

- Spoil your mother this Mother's Day 2014 with a surprise treat that will surely make her happy: a whole day off!

Starting from the very first things a mum normally take scare of, simply take them off their hands and make the whole family take care of them for once! Dads, this goes for you as well: a great occasions to spend the day (or at least parts of it) doing creative and constructive things with the kids. The set you off on the right path, here are some Mother's Day 2014 breakfast in bed ideas.

Breakfast in bed tray

More Mother's Day 2014 breakfast in bed ideas to complete your smiley face pancake presentation:

  • - You will need a tray big enough to balance food and drinks
  • - Napkins and cultlery, they don't have to be neither decorated or perfectly matched, just make sure you don't forget to add them on the tray.
  • - A freshly squeezed orange juice and/or a cup of cofee/tea etc
  • - A flower would definitely be nice
  • - Some read material too, for the mostimportant woman in your life will be relaxing in bed for a little longer on her special day.

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