Category Archives: baby

Strawberry Shortcake \\ Sweet Laurel

  Strawberry Shortcake Who doesn’t love Strawberry Shortcake? They’re the perfect summer dessert, and not too sweet. These are delicious, gluten\grain free, refined sugar free and vegan! Take advantage of summer’s beautiful berries ASAP! Enjoy. MAKES EIGHT 3-INCH Strawberry Shortcakes 2 tablespoons coconut butter, cubed 2 tablespoons coconut oil, solid 2 tablespoons maple syrup 21⁄2 […]

Read More

Nico’s Transition to Eating Solid Foods

If you read this post I wrote about my nutritionist Margaret, and her approach to introducing solids, you know Nico has been eating some superfoods! Nico was slow to eating solid foods. Up until about ten months, Nico was pretty much exclusively breastfeeding, with coconut yogurt sprinkled throughout the day. I realize every baby is different, […]

Read More

Summer Cobbler \\ Sweet Laurel

Last year, you loved our Berry Cobbler for it’s delicious simplicity. Here’s a delightful version for this summer’s festivities. Our Summer Cobbler is a combination of peak season fruit: peaches, cherries and blueberries. Feel free to swap any fruit according to your palate. And here’s an added bonus: frozen fruit works wonderfully! Enjoy. xoxox, Laurel […]

Read More

Nico’s CocoYo \\ Sweet Laurel

  What is CocoYo anyway? CocoYo is the name I have given to Nico’s first favorite food: coconut yogurt. If you have ever purchased coconut yogurt at the store, you know it is quite expensive. I realized one day that I could easily make my own coconut yogurt and have been making it each week […]

Read More

Our Favorite Chia Seed Pudding \\ Sweet Laurel

    School is back in session, and it is time for a quick and easy breakfast classic. Our favorite chia seed pudding is simple and nutritious. We start with delicious and organic coconut cream. Coconut cream is the solid coconut fat that firm up at the top of canned coconut milk. You can find […]

Read More