Expand your use of this healthy fruit with these four recipes, featuring a green smoothie, avocado dressing, chocolate avocado bread, and chocolate avocado pudding.
I never intended to like hummus. I have a long-standing distain for Garbanzo beans (a.k.a. chick peas - never trust a bean with an alias.) And I'll admit, I cringe when I see a salad with these guys perched on top. Blech. But hummus, when made the way I like it, really lemony with a… Continue reading Lemon Hummus
This is a fresh, easy salsa that requires no cooking, tomato peeling, etc. Gotta use up the cilantro before it bolts on me! Ingredients 4-5 medium, ripe tomatoes, chopped, seeds removed 1/2 large Vidalia onion, chopped 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro (less if you're not a big fan) 1 medium cucumber, peeled and chopped, seedy… Continue reading Real Easy Salsa
Ranch dressing, the favored condiment of elementary kids everywhere, needn't be store bought. This super-easy homemade ranch dressing tastes a gazillion times better. The best part? I know every single ingredient that goes in it. No Polysorbate 60 needed, thank you very much. ½ cup mayonnaise ½ cup sour cream ½ cup buttermilk 1 tablespoon fresh chives, finely chopped 1 tablespoon… Continue reading Ranch Dressing