Simple Summer Gazpacho by @beardandbonnet with @masselfoods

Simple Summer Gazpacho

I just love summer produce, don’t you?! All of those fresh veggies make for the best dishes that don’t require a lot of cooking or planning. Meals full of simple ingredients that stand alone on their own without a lot of fuss. Case in point this Simple Summer Gazpacho – the ingredients on their own are extraordinary…

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Kale & Quinoa Salad recipe by @beardandbonnet with @Massel on

12 Must Make Summertime Dishes with Massel

This kale & quinoa salad is inspired by my 2 favorite superfoods, kale and quinoa! Nick’s restaurant here in Long Beach features a similar salad that I literally crave, but paying $17 for a salad as often as I have the craving for it just doesn’t make sense. So, I created my own version, now I can…

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Vegan Mason Jar Taco Salad recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Vegan Mason Jar Taco Salad

Hey, earth day is only a day away, but did you know that the whole month of April is actually Earth Month? The great folks at Silk have been celebrating all month long by teaming up with bloggers around the internet and asking them to share their tips for reducing, recycling and reusing. Now, it’s my…

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Artichoke and Kale Veggie Sandwich recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Artichoke and Kale Veggie Sandwich

Let’s talk sandwiches, like epic veggie sandwiches that make you literally drool as you eat them, they leave you stuffed and satisfied. This sandwich is the ultimate- it’s a rainbow of color, the perfect mix of texture and the flavor is nothing short of DYNO-MITE!!!  Maybe I should tell you how the heck this sandwich…

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Cacio e Pepe Popcorn recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Cacio e Pepe Popcorn

I’m a total snackaholic which is probably why I suck at remembering to eat lunch. Sure some days I saddle up for lunch at a local restaurant with my girlfriends, but most days lunch is more of a combination of small bites. I have an arsenal of snack options on hand at all times like…

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Breakfast Sushi recipe on @beardandbonnet with flatoutbread ! { }

Breakfast Sushi

Weekday breakfast has become a bit of bore around here lately. We are seriously stuck in a rut with our usual energy bar or fresh fruit and yogurt bowl options. Honestly, my kids might revolt soon if I don’t swap it up a bit! With this breakfast conundrum in mind I decided to peruse videos…

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Roasted Chickpea & Cauliflower Shawarma Bowls by @beardandbonnet on

Roasted Chickpea & Cauliflower Shawarma Bowls

I have been on a total cauliflower bender lately. I’m not really sure why, maybe it is the fact that it is such a versatile vegetable or maybe it’s just because it is super delicious. Whatever the case may be I am obsessed and loving every single tasty moment! Case in point, these Roasted Chickpea &…

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Roasted Romanesco Wraps with Hummus & Pomegranate recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Roasted Romanesco Wraps with Hummus & Pomegranate

You know what I love? I love it when one meal pleases every single person around my dinner table. Case in point these amazing Roasted Romanesco Wraps with Hummus & Pomegranate.  If you have picky kids or serve several different dietary needs at the same time around your dinner table then you know exactly what I…

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Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies

It’s day 2 of our 12 days of cookies!!! Let’s stuff our faces with Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies shall we? Peanut butter cookies are by far my family’s favorite cookie! I tend to get bored with baking the same old cookie over and over though, so I decided to swap it up a bit this…

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Homemade Energy Bars recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Homemade Energy Bars

If you are traveling for Thanksgiving weekend these homemade energy bars are for you!!! If you follow along on Instagram then you know last weekend we took a little impromptu pre-holiday vacation to the desert.  We were able to nail down a few nights at the amazing dome in the desert in Joshua Tree and just…

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30 Minute Pho recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Easy 30 Minute Pho

Pho is my thang. I used to only order it at restaurants and was convinced it was extremely hard to make because it is SO good! My cravings for pho last year became quite pricey because I was so obsessed with it that I craved it on a weekly basis.   So, during the first…

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Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter recipe by @beardandbonnet on

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter

I am a total sucker for pumpkin butter, especially when it is my slow cooker pumpkin butter!  I used to always raid Trader Joe’s shelves when pumpkin butter made it’s first appearance of fall, but for the last few years I have been making my own big batches at home for way less money and it…

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Easy Crispy Kale Chips with @Massel by @beardandbonnet on

Easy Crispy Kale Chips

I am pretty sure we have had multiple conversations about my obsession with kale chips. One of the first tutorials we ever created was titled “How to Make Crispy Kale Chips” and it is still one of our top searched recipes on the site today!  I am always searching for new ways to improve upon…

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Gluten Free Summer Squash and Ricotta Galette recipe by @beardandbonnet

Summer Squash and Ricotta Galette

I don’t know about where you live, but here in Long Beach my CSA is still stocking my box full of summer squash! You won’t hear any complaints from me – I happen to love summer squash and can’t seem to get enough, so the more the merrier! A few weeks ago I had the…

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Summer's Best Fruit Salad recipe by @beardandbonnet with @manitobaharvest Hemp Hearts {}

Summer’s Best Fruit Salad

If you haven’t noticed by the recipes we are sharing here on B&B lately – we are indulging in as much luscious summer fruit as we can while we can still get our hands on it!!  Our fridge is packed full of summer berries, while flavorful melons and stone fruit are taking up most of…

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Crispy "Chicken" Chickpeas with Massel by @beardandbonnet

Crispy “Chicken” Chickpeas

We have been waiting for what feels like FOREVER to tell you something…We are teaming up with our friends at Massel for a year long partnership creating delicious recipes with their amazing products! The entire Massel product line is:  Gluten Free Wheat Free All Natural Vegan No Animal Content Lactose Free Cholesterol Free Transfat Free…

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