Vegan Mexican Street Corn in Grilled Avocado Boats recipe by @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Vegan Mexican Street Corn in Grilled Avocado Boats

Avocados are always in my fruit bowl – I think we go through at least 10 of them a week around here between the 4 of us. I layer them on top of salads and burrito bowls, mash them up to make guacamole, and blend them into creamy salad dressings. It wasn’t until a few…

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Easy Brûléed Fig, Pistachio and Honey Goat Cheese Bites recipe on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Fig, Pistachio and Honey Goat Cheese Bites

When these gorgeous figs showed up in our CSA basket I knew instantly they were destined to become an easy, romantic tapas for two! My Fig, Pistachio and Honey Goat Cheese Bites are super easy to make, only take about 10 minutes from start to finish and most importantly they are the perfect little bite for a…

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Gluten Free Fried Green Tomato Po' Boys recipe from @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Fried Green Tomato Po’boys

Last week I shared my love for fried green tomatoes  – and although they can hold their own as a side dish I can’t resist piling them high on a baguette with my zesty homemade Cajun rémoulade sauce and smoky coconut bacon. Trust me, Fried Green Tomato Po’boys are pretty much the tastiest sandwich you will EVER eat! …

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Gluten Free Fried Green Tomatoes recipe by @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Fried Green Tomatoes

We have had many, many discussions about my southern upbringing! Most recently we discussed this topic over a fresh batch of hushpuppies which have now sparked an insatiable craving for fried green tomatoes.  Fried green tomatoes pop up every where in the south during the summer months! Vendors fry them at the farmer’s markets, they grace…

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Green Mojito Smoothie recipe from The Blender Girl Smoothies on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Green Mojito Smoothie

It’s no secret around here that I am a HUGE fan of my friend Tess! Her first cookbook, The Blender Girl has earned a permanent spot among my favorite cookbooks that I keep on hand in my kitchen and her smoothie app is a huge hit with our 13-year old daughter who has become pretty obsessed with…

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Luscious Vegan Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream recipe by Miyoko Schinner on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Luscious Vegan Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

I have been on the hunt for a super creamy, vegan ice cream recipe and this is the one!  This vegan Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream is made from a completely customizable cashew and coconut ice cream base that is so creamy and rich it has the mouth feel and texture of dairy based ice…

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Chile and Lime Infused Jicama Sticks recipe by @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Chile and Lime Infused Jicama Sticks

I am all about easy food these days. Low maintenance, delicious snacking options like these Chile and Lime Infused Jicama Sticks are essential for summer and honestly, I just cannot get enough!  This marinated jicama is crisp and cooling with a slight zesty bite from the citrus and vinegar. If you ask me they are the…

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Hushpuppy Panzanella recipe from @beardandbonnet. www.beardandbonnet.com

Hushpuppy Panzanella

Being raised in the south and opting to live my adult life on the west coast has led to some pretty interesting eating habits. My meals tend to lean towards healthy clean eating, but occasionally I feel the need to add a bit of southern comfort food into the mix especially after a long trip…

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Mini Strawberry Rosewater Pavlovas recipe by @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Mini Strawberry Rosewater Pavlovas

Isn’t baby shower food the cutest?! These Mini Strawberry Rose Water Pavlovas are perfect for just about any occasion – especially a shower. Today we are celebrating Catherine of Weelicious and her baby that will be arriving soon with a surprise virtual shower! Catherine is one of the nicest people I have met since we moved to…

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Gluten Free Choco Tacos Recipe with @enjoylifefoods on www.beardandbonnet.com {@beardandbonnet }

Gluten Free Choco Tacos

Being the mom of a child that suffers from food allergies is tough. For us it isn’t the actual food that we have had to omit from our diets and home that is the problem as much as it is all of the times that we have to see disappointment all over our little fruit…

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Paleo Waffle Cones with Mixed Berry Sorbet from Paleo Patisserie by Jenni Hulet on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Paleo Waffle Cones with Mixed Berry Sorbet

Hello gorgeous!! I am excited to share these Paleo Waffle Cones with Mixed Berry Sorbet just in time for your summer weekend celebrations!  My first job when I was in high school was working at a TCBY  frozen yogurt shop. I loved pretty much everything about that job especially making the waffle cones. It took quite…

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White Cheddar and Scallion Biscuits { www.beardandbonnet.com @beardandbonnet.com }

White Cheddar and Scallion Biscuits

Do I even need to profess my love for biscuits again? Now that I have found the perfect gluten free biscuit recipe I can’t stop making them and these insanely delicious White Cheddar and Scallion Biscuits are my favorite creation yet. Today we have teamed up with our friends at Clabber Girl to show you how you can take…

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Lemon Hummus with Pesto and Crudités { @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com }

Lemon Hummus with Pesto and Crudités

Hummus…the ultimate party food! It’s a great dip, fills tart shells beautifully, and practically everybody LOVES it. If you still need convincing that hummus is the ultimate party food then how about the fact that it is completely customizable. Once you have a great base recipe you can flavor it practically any way that you…

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Strawberry Cucumber Spa Water { @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com }

Strawberry Cucumber Spa Water

Every party needs festive drink choices and nothing could be more colorful or simple than spa water. Last summer I posted a tutorial on Beard & Bonnet for making infused waters at home and it is still one of our most popular posts on our site. I am guessing that lots of you prepare infused waters at…

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Watermelon, Berry, and Basil Salad { @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com }

Watermelon, Berry, and Basil Salad

In the summer there is no better fruit for serving a crowd than watermelon. They are relatively inexpensive, feed a bunch of people, and you would be hard pressed to find someone that doesn’t enjoy indulging in it. My watermelon, berry, and basil salad was a huge hit at the baby shower a few weeks…

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