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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Blueberry Lavender Shortcakes recipe { @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com }

Blueberry Lavender Shortcakes

When my daughter was little and we were living in Tennessee, we would celebrate the arrival of the warmer months by eating our weight in homemade, berry laden shortcakes. As a single mom I didn’t always have a lot of money for extra ingredients and would attempt to work magic with what I had on…

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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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Superfood Chocolate and Berry Granola with @aloha from Beard and Bonnet { www.beardandbonnet.com @beardandbonnet }

Superfood Chocolate and Berry Granola

Just in case you weren’t aware, this Saturday is Valentine’s Day! Please tell me you didn’t forget? I love it when holiday’s like this one fall on the weekend. It gives me ample time to execute a plan and I actually get to deliver on that plan without having to rush my family out the…

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Ring in the New Year with our Pomegranate & Citrus Punch Bowl. Proudly mixed with @Hangar1Vodka {Beard and Bonnet} #Hangar1Vodka

Pomegranate & Citrus Punch Bowl

I cannot believe 2014 is over! I am sure by now you have heard almost everyone you know ask, “Where did this year go?”, but seriously…Where did it go? In the blink of an eye we have cruised through the past 12 months and all of the sudden it is full steam ahead into 2015….

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Clean Your Fruits and Veggies Safely with Branch Basics {Beard and Bonnet}

How I Clean Our Fruits and Veggies Safely

If you are like me then I imagine there will be lots of preparing your home and prepping food for holiday gatherings in the weeks to come. Let me show you how to safely ring in the holidays without the concerns of chemical-laden cleaners, and pesticide covered produce. If you have been following Beard and Bonnet…

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Chai Tai Smoothie and The Blender Girl Smoothie App

Chai Tai Smoothie from The Blender Girl Smoothie App

I am so happy to share a special recipe from my friend Tess, The Blender Girl, and a behind the scenes look at the new Blender Girl app! Maybe you remember when I shared Tess’s cookbook a while back and the recipe for her amazing raw chocolate orange torte.  If you checked out that post then you know…

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Fall Harvest Bowl {Beard and Bonnet} #glutenfree #vegan

Fall Harvest Bowl

It’s time people! Time to cave and share my first fall squash recipe of the season. I seriously thought I would hold out until October 1st for all things butternut and delicata, but my Pinterest feed was tempting me and I just couldn’t resist any longer. I have been dreaming up this fall harvest bowl…

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How To Make Homemade Energy Drinks {Beard and Bonnet} #glutenfree #vegan #VeganMoFo2014

How to Make Homemade Energy Drinks & Giveaway

Our week days start around 5:45 a.m. and the entire first half of the day is usually a mad dash to accomplish as much as humanly possible. By the time that lunch rolls around I am starting to wind down and feeling a little sluggish. I find it hard to concentrate and all I can…

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Grilled Mexican Street Corn Soup & Massel {Beard and Bonnet} #glutenfree #vegan

Grilled Mexican Street Corn Soup & A Giveaway

Grilled Mexican Street Corn ( AKA: eloté ) used to be one of my favorite treats during the summer. I loved the tangy, sweet, and spicy flavor combination that would hit my taste buds as I ate it. It is one of the few foods that I would eat with reckless abandon whether I was…

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Beard & Bonnet's Gluten Free Easter Candy List #glutenfree

Beard & Bonnet's Gluten Free Easter Candy List

Every holiday that rolls around involving kid’s and candy sets off a feeling of dread in the pit of my stomach. I used to LOVE building Easter baskets, stuffing stockings with treats, and buying heart shaped everything at Valentine’s, but now that we have a little one with a gluten allergy the past few years…

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"Show Your Lunchbox Love" Giveaway From Mighty Nest

"Show Your Lunchbox Love" Giveaway From Mighty Nest

 ***This giveaway is now closed.Congratulations to Karen Veitch our “Show Your Lunchbox Love” winner!!*** Have you noticed that the Pinterest boards are lighting up right now with ideas for handmade Valentine’s cards, DIY projects, and all sorts of romantic recipes for two in anticipation of the Valentine’s love fest? I am pretty much a sucker…

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Tassies

Chocolate Chip Cookie Tassies (Gluten Free)

My family has been gluten free for almost 2 years now, and I am still working through the process of recreating our old favorite gluten filled recipes into gluten free versions. Some recipes have been easy substitutes. Others, like chocolate chip cookies, have been harder. I have tried and tried to nail my old cookie…

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Branch Basics giveaway

Branch Basics Giveaway!!

Well friends, can you believe it has been a month since we first introduced you to Branch Basics? Time sure has flown for us here at B & B and with the season of giving upon us I am teaming up with the lovely ladies at Branch Basics again to bring you an awesome giveaway!…

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