3 posts tagged avocado

Raw brownies with frosting

For now, this is the last of my recipes featuring avocados. Avocados? These are brownies?! I'll forgive you if you are confused, but stick with me! One of the many fantastic things with vegan and raw cooking is all the cool, new ways you learn to use different foods and ingredients. My previous brownie recipe had black beans in them, and this one has avocado in the frosting! You read right - avocado frosting! So yet again, this is a great recipe that you can make for people and ask them ... Continue Reading

Grilled cheese w/ avocado, spinach and pesto

It seems like there is a day for everything in the U.S., and today is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich day! Seeing as how I already posted my favorite grilled cheese a little while ago, I had to come up with a new one. And since you guys are all crazy about avocados... Opening an avocado and seeing THIS stare back at you can turn a bad day into the best - like the rainbow after the storm. Yesterday I told you about just some of the many reasons avocados are good for you. I think there ... Continue Reading

Avocado-Lime Smoothie

"There's no accounting for taste." That's a saying that I've always liked and I don't think it gets any truer, literally, then when talking about food! I always cook things that I myself love, but somewhere in the back of my mind I'm thinking, "I wonder what other people will think?" or if I'm feeling more optimistic, "People are gonna love this!" Because I'm not just cooking for me, I'm cooking for you, too! Sometimes I'm a little surprised when people don't like a certain dish as much I ... Continue Reading