Pumpkin Bread Granola recipe on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Pumpkin Bread Granola

Is it weird that it’s my birthday and I would rather have this pumpkin bread granola than a slice of cake? I am what would be classified as a super fan when it comes to granola. I eat it in some way, form or fashion at least once per day. If I don’t have homemade…

Read More »

French Lentil and Arugula Salad with Herbed Cashew Cheese recipe from Food 52 Vegan by Gena Hamshaw on @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

French Lentil and Arugula Salad with Herbed Cashew Cheese

I am a huge fan of gigantic hearty salads that eat like a meal! You know what I am talking about – there are salads that leave you longing for more substance after you have eaten an entire platter full and then there are salads that hit the spot and leave you satisfied without feeling…

Read More »

Coconut and Chocolate Ice Cream Cake recipe by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

Coconut and Chocolate Ice Cream Cake

Maybe you heard about our crazy heatwave here in California? The last few weeks have been brutal and with no A/C in our home there was also no desire to turn on my oven!  I did however fire up my blender, food processor and freezer quite a bit! Which means we have a stockpile of…

Read More »

Easy Crispy Kale Chips with @Massel by @beardandbonnet on www.beardandbonnet.com

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…

Read More »

Pineapple Ginger Beer Ice Cream Float recipe by beard and bonnet {www.beardandbonnet.com}

Pineapple Ginger Beer Ice Cream Float

I know I should totally be craving and cooking fall flavors, but seeing that it was 100° here yesterday and we have no a/c I am still on a tropical frozen kick!  A few weeks ago when I first shared the recipe for those ridiculously delicious Pineapple and Cilantro Moscow Mules I started whipping up this super…

Read More »

Upside Down Pina Colada Smoothie Bowl recipe by @beardandbonnet with @manitobaharvest Hemp Heart Bites {www.beardandbonnet.com}

Pina Colada Upside Down Smoothie Bowl

It’s officially here – the first day of school for Eliza is this Wednesday. How is it possible that I have an 8th grader? Honestly, I feel like I am in a time warp over here – when did my sweet little girl grow up? Getting ready for school this year has been interesting with…

Read More »

Blackberry and Orange Blossom Soda recipe by @beardandbonet {www.beardandbonnet.com}

Blackberry and Orange Blossom Soda

I don’t know about you, but I just cannot seem to get enough fresh berries lately! I literally hoard berries in the summer – My kids and I eat them by the pint in lieu of breakfast, I freeze them by the sheet pan full and I make syrups for drizzling over ice cream or…

Read More »

Crispy "Chicken" Chickpeas with Massel by @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

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…

Read More »

Taro Root Chips with Roasted Red Pepper Walnut Dip recipe by @beardandbonnet www.beardandbonnet.com

Baked Taro Root Chips with Roasted Red Pepper Walnut Dip

Raise your hands if you LOVE chips!!! Me too, me too. I have a totally unhealthy obsession with potato chips. I am a little ashamed to admit that when I am running around my house in the mornings, packing lunches, getting everyone dressed and answering a slew of emails that it isn’t uncommon for me to grab…

Read More »

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…

Read More »

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…

Read More »

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…

Read More »

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…

Read More »

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…

Read More »

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…

Read More »