Traditional Vegan Green Bean Casserole

Vegan Green Bean Casserole

Am I really writing a post on a Saturday? This is epic. Once-in-a-lifetime. You are so lucky.

I hope you know that this is serious if I’m breaking into my weekend relaxation time (ha! actually catch up on homework time) and oh boy are you in for a treat.

Drumroll please… I am (jumping up and down) thrilled to bring you Vivian & Me’s guest chef for our Thanksgiving week recipes!

Hunter Davis

This is Hunter Davis, my Hunter twin, and he is a cool cat guy with a personal chef service company called The Dish and the Spoon located right here on the sandy white beaches of 30A.

He caters for any and all types of events including on the beach shrimp boils (his specialty), small parties, large get-togethers, special occasions (like my senior prom), family dinners, and so much more . Hunter makes amazing allergy-friendly meals (and normal people recipes too!).

On a more personal note, we’ve known each other since I was like a little tiny kid and he was a young teenager. It’s like we’ve basically known each other forever, ya know?

Anyway, I am so.excited. because he has graciously cooked some ahhmazing recipes that will be shared on this here blog all week long while leading up to Thanksgivinggggg. Read more

Pomegranate Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Dressing

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I'm currently writing through big giant scoops of this scrumptious fruit salad. Poms are the bomb. I was skeptical because first of all I've never eaten pomegranate on my own (like not ordering it at a restaurant) and I was nervous about the de-seeding of the pomegranate and second of all I was nervous about the mix of flavors that I was combining. But I quickly learned that apples, pears, pomegranate seeds, walnuts, and a delicious … Read more

Lunchbox Monday: The Festive BLT Box

Lunchbox Monday: The Festive BLT Box

I have survived many experiences this week. Remember that conference I was talking about in my last post? Well it was a success! Vivian did an amazing job talking about her dairy allergy and the blog. She was so nervous! We also showed our popsicle video we made for Vita Coco this summer and everyone loved it! We got to talk with all different kinds of educators from all over the world about blogging and dairy allergies and education. We … Read more

Easy Holiday Nog French Toast

Holiday Nog French Toast

Hello easiest breakfast to make ever. I'm glad we're friends. Let's talk about this french toast. Cause' it makes me super happy. Not only is it mixed with Silk's dairy-free holiday nog, and some eggs, and nutmeg, and cinnamon, and a little salt, but it's also topped with powdered sugar, maple syrup, marshmallows, and anything else that your heart desires. The actual toast of the french toast combo is day old challah bread, and the way … Read more

Apple Cinnamon Crumble Muffins

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When your loving aunt and uncle bring you fresh, sweet, juicy, apples all the way from North Carolina's apple orchards, you have an obligation to find something to do with them that's equally as sweet and juicy. These apple cinnamon crumble muffins are perfection. Moist inside with the apple all softened like in a good apple pie, with a crunchy cinnamon sugar crumble top. It's like the perfect breakfast and dessert all wrapped in to … Read more

Creamy Broccoli Soup

Creamy Broccoli Soup

It's creamy! It's broccoli! It's soupy! Drumroll please... it's creamy broccoli soup! So first things first. This soup. It's got a creamy thick base involving non-dairy milk and veggie or chicken stock layered with delicious tender broccoli and long carrot strips just like in the movies, kids. It's topped with a fake cheesy concoction of nutritional yeast and lemon juice and it slurps its way into your heart. This soup totally brings back … Read more

Five Halloween Tips for Kids with Food Allergies

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Happy Halloween! {via} Today is the day you've all been dreading waiting for, as your child straps on their costume and heads off for a day filled with candy, fun, and unfortunately some things you can't protect him/her from! Yes, I'm talking to you mom. Sounds pretty scary, huh? I'm sure it feels even scarier. That's why I have written five tips to help you navigate Halloween with your food allergic child so that they are safe and so that … Read more

Frankenstein’s Monster Pistachio Cake

Gluten-Free Frankenstein's Monster Pistachio Cake from Vivian & Me

Let's all take a minute and mourn the end of Halloween. NOT. I'm not gonna lie, I had an ahmazing time making all these cutie themed Halloween goodies and treats and delectables. But I'm so ready to bust out in Deck The Halls you don't even know what's up. Frankie Monster boy feels me. I know he does. So I'm going to put him out of his misery and gobble him right on up. Big ole piece that just ruined my 30 miles of walking I did the week … Read more

The Teal Pumpkin Project

The Teal Pumpkin Project

Happy Monday! If you're anything like me and always want to channel your pre-teen days, then you've currently got the new Taylor Swift album blasting. If that is a yes, which let's be real here, it probably is if you're reading this blog. Then we totally understand each other. Soulmates, you and me. I can't believe Halloween is in a few days! This weekend in my little cutesy coastal town we celebrated with a tradition my mom's school, Ohana … Read more

Candy Corn Milkshake

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Candy corn, in a milkshake, on an allergy-friendly blog, what? Yes, you're right. It's glorious. Look at that creamy milky (but not) shake-y numminess seeping out of the sides of that gorgeous borderline overflowing mason jar. Come to momma. I love simplicity in the form of a drink that will give me a great sugar kick and a happy day. If you follow me on Instagram, then you'll already know that I had the best day ever yesterday. Complete … Read more