Category Archives: seasonal

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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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Thai Slow Cooker Chicken \\ Sweet Laurel

It’s that time of year when we want to cuddle up at the end of a long day with a bowl of soup. It’s nice when it’s soup you don’t have to fuss over, like this recipe for Thai Chicken in the Crock Pot! By far, this is my favorite slow cooker recipe of the […]

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Cranberry Kombucha Mocktail \\ Sweet Laurel

Mocktails are sometimes necessary. We love making fun mocktails that are pregnant mama and kid approved! Try different flavors of your favorite kombucha to mix it up a bit. Cranberry Kombucha Mocktail   Ingredients: 1 quart unsweetened cranberry juice, refrigerated 1 quart freshly squeezed orange juice, refrigerated 1 bottle of your favorite kombucha To garnish: […]

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