Glow up your Mother's Day baking game with these delish recipes

Mother's Day calls for surprising your mom (or the other amaze women in your life) with delish treats baked with loads of love. And of course, they *need* to be aesthetically pleasing and radiate alll the spring vibes. Not sure where to start? We've got you covered with how to glow up your baking game and make your leading ladies a delicious token of your appreciation.

Flower cupcakes


Nothing screams Mother's Day quite like floral cupcakes. These treats are super aesthetically pleasing and v. Insta-worthy. Trust us, these are just about the best gift one could get. Check out the recipe here

Glazed scones


Who *doesn't* heart yummy scones? Whether you throw a Mother's Day tea party or serve breakfast in bed, these scones will be sure to perfectly complement any meal on your mom's special day. Best paired with earl grey tea, ofc. Check out the recipe here.

Puff pastry galette


Mother's Day isn't just for sweet feel free to add some yummy savory foods into the mix, too. One option is this gorgeous puff pastry galette (an amazing French pastry). Check out the recipe here



Macarons = delish and oh-so chic! The flavor possibilities are truly endless (think: raspberry, pistachio, chocolate...the list goes on), so truly let your creativity soar while you bake these sweet snacks. Check out the recipe here.

Heart-shaped shortbread cookies


Tbh, there isn't much that's more Pinterest-esque than these heart-shaped sugar cookies. Not only are they adorable, but they will certainly show your mom how much you heart her! We promise—they'll put an instant smile on her face. Check out the recipe here.

Strawberry shortcake 


Strawberry shortcake is another sweet treat to bake for your mama. It's time to put your baking skills to the test and make an entire cake! And don't forget to top it with some fresh strawberries. Check out the recipe here.

Check out these posts for more Mother's Day inspo: 
💖 The ultimate guide on how to to make Mother's Day special this year
💖 Free ways to show your mom you heart her this Mother's Day
💖 10 unique ideas for the *perfect* Mother's Day gift 

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by Eva Mandelbaum | 5/12/2024