Easy Vegan Ceviche by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Easy Vegan Ceviche

Anybody else plan on celebrating Cinco de Mayo all week long?! I have so many recipes on my menu plan that I had to extend the festivities a few days this year. Honestly, I just love Mexican food, I could eat it every single day for the rest of my life with no complaint.  This…

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Crispy Avocado Tacos with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce on @beardandbonnet

Crispy Avocado Tacos with Roasted Red Pepper Crema

It has been a while since we devoured tacos together, I don’t really know why; I guess I have just been busy exploring other types of dishes like piri-piri and shawarma. (Man are those good too, have you tried them yet?) Todd came home from a business trip a few weeks ago professing his love for…

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Loaded Potato Soup with Coconut Bacon by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Loaded Potato Soup with Coconut Bacon

It’s been a rough couple of weeks around here to say the least! We were hit with the flu hard and it took us all down with the exception of our 14 year old who apparently has the immune system of an army tank. As I laid there shivering under blankets I couldn’t help but…

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Roasted Chickpea & Cauliflower Shawarma Bowls by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

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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Meyer Lemon Mint Julep recipe by @beardandbonnet

Meyer Lemon Mint Julep

Quick go grab ALL the Meyer lemons before they are gone because you gotta make this Meyer Lemon Mint Julep stat!  With 2 very active kids we don’t get the opportunity to go out on dates as often as we would like, but Todd and I try to get creative and spend quality time whenever…

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Oven Roasted Kale & Sweet Potato with Creamy Polenta recipe with @Massel by @beardandbonnet

Oven Roasted Kale & Sweet Potato with Creamy Polenta

I swear the weather here in Southern California is manic right now. It just can’t make up it’s mind! One day it’s hot and humid, then it’s cold and rainy. We are literally going from bathing suit weather one week to sweaters and boots the next. With the mercury jumping and diving all over the place…

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Supper-Sized Flatout Avocado Toast recipe on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Supper-Sized Flatout Avocado Toast

Avocado toast meet huevos rancheros; huevos rancheros meet avocado toast!  Don’t you just love it when 2 of your favorite things get together and they become even more epic than before?! You ever have those days when you can’t decide what it is you are hungry for? You know you have an idea of what…

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Coconut Cream Eton Mess with Mixed Berries recipe by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Coconut Cream Eton Mess with Mixed Berries

Did you already ask yourself what the heck is Eton Mess? Did you Google it? It’s ok, I’ll wait if you want too…. According to Wikipedia, Eton Mess is an old school, 19th century English dessert that combines whipped cream with luscious berries and meringue cookie crumbles! Drooling yet? Apparently, I have been whipping up versions of…

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Sweetheart Smoothie recipe on @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Sweetheart Smoothie

Can you believe that Valentine’s week is upon us? I don’t know whether to be excited, because hello chocolate or panicked at how fast this year is whizzing by us! I will be running errands like a mad mama this week prepping for all of the V-day festivities our family has going on. That means I’m…

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Piri-Piri Cauliflower with Toasted Coconut Rice recipe by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Piri-Piri Cauliflower with Toasted Coconut Rice

I have a fever and the only prescription is more Piri-Piri Cauliflower! I am seriously addicted to piri-piri sauce, ever since I made my first batch a few weeks ago I have been smothering anything AND everything in this spicy sauce – I just can’t get enough! I may need a support group for this…

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DIY Hummus Bar recipe from @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

DIY Hummus Bar

Are you ready for the big game this week? Honestly, for me the Super Bowl has always been more about the food and the commercials than the game itself. Case in point, this year’s game day feast will feature a DIY hummus bar! I am a HUGE fan of hummus, maybe even a super fan….

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

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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Lemongrass & Limequat Vodka Cooler recipe by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Lemongrass & Limequat Vodka Cooler

I have 5 words for you: Lemongrass & Limequat Vodka Cooler!  Is Tuesday too early in the week for a cocktail recipe to hit the site? I certainly hope not because you have got to get in on this sultry little citrus sip before limequat season is over! You might be asking yourself “What the heck…

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Creamy Roasted Carrot Soup with Citrus & Dukkah recipe by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Creamy Roasted Carrot Soup with Citrus & Dukkah

Did you know that it is National Soup Month?! Seeing as though a good chunk of our country is buried in snow at the moment I can’t imagine a better way to celebrate January than by ladling out copious amounts of soul warming, lip smacking, delicious soup! I personally plan on celebrating with a giant…

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Golden Milk Tumeric Latte recipe by @beardandbonnet.com on www.beardandbonnet.com

Golden Milk Turmeric Latte

Watch out! I have been Googling anti-inflammatory foods for the past week! Hence this super delish, but also very good for you Golden Milk Turmeric Latte. Maybe I should give you a bit of background as to why I have gone on a Google bender. My daughter seems to be constantly hurting herself now that its volleyball…

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Gluten Free Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Coffee Cake

Hands up if you drool over the Starbucks lemon loaf while you are standing in line for your morning latte…I know I sure do, that bright yellow cake topped with a thick layer of bright white vanilla icing is pretty much irresistible.  Since Todd and Kash can’t indulge in Starbucks lemon loaf with me I decided to…

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