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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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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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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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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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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French Vanilla Granola recipe { @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com }

French Vanilla Granola

You all know that I am granola crazy! I always have granola on hand and eat it at some point of practically every day. French Vanilla Granola just happens to be my go-to flavor whenever I am buying an açaí bowl at the smoothie shop or if I by store bought granola, so I thought why…

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Strawberry Jicama Lettuce Wraps recipe { @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com }

Strawberry Jicama Lettuce Wraps

I swear, the weather here in Southern California will not make up its mind lately!  It’s blazing hot one week then sweater weather the next – it’s getting a little ridiculous trying to keep up around here. A few weeks ago the weather was so hot that turning on the stove for meals wasn’t an option….

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10 Recipes To Make A Teen When One Direction Breaks Up { www.beardandbonnet.com } @beardandbonnet

10 Recipes To Make A Teen When One Direction Breaks Up

Well, to say the last few days have sucked is a total understatement. Like a lot of you we are the proud parents of a 13 year old girl who is now completely devastated that Zayn Malik has left One Direction. I was met at the door Wednesday by a sobbing daughter who’s world was torn…

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Easy Blistered Edamame {www.beardandbonnet.com}

Easy Blistered Edamame

Fast, easy, and delicious! Whether you are looking for a stellar vegan starter, a quick snack in the afternoon, or a spectacular side dish this easy blistered edamame is the ticket. Don’t let the sanaam chili pod fool you, these babies aren’t spicy they have a subtle warmth that my kids absolutely love, and they are…

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Homemade Restaurant Style Salsa with Massel

Homemade Restaurant Style Salsa with Massel

This is not the first time you have heard me talk about Massel over the last year, and I can guarantee it won’t be the last! I have hardly gone a day without using it in my kitchen.  I’ve used every product in the Massel line at this point and it’s honestly hard for me…

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Spiced Date Smoothie {Beard and Bonnet}

Spiced Date Smoothie

Confession: I paid $6 for an epic date smoothie….it was so good in fact that I went back and paid $9 for a large two days later.  I have to admit I am pretty ashamed of this. I mean seriously, there are SO many things I could have done with that money. $15 worth of gas…

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Gluten Free "Banana Bread" Chocolate Chip Cookies {Beard and Bonnet}

Gluten Free "Banana Bread" Chocolate Chip Cookies

  Day 6 of 12 Days of Gluten Free Cookies is here – can you believe we are halfway through? If you have been around for the first few recipes of this series then you know exactly what I am about to say, but just in case you are new to the 12 Days madness here are a…

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Gluten Free Pistachio Logs

Gluten Free Pistachio Logs

I cannot believe it is finally here – 12 Days of Gluten Free Cookies starts today!!I have been teasing our Facebook and Instagram friends for 2 weeks with all of these delectable cookie pictures, but now we can finally get down to business and talk ingredients and baking.  Get ready for some lip smacking, gluten…

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