Chocolate Fudge with Avocado

  A chocolate dessert made with avocado…it seems weird, I know. But you don’t taste the avocado at all! I swear! It just gives the fudge a decadent, smooth, butteriness that is to die for. I actually feel a little naughty, like it is some sort of sneaky deception to put avocado in this silky, satisfying dessert. […]

Chocolate Fudge with Avocado

Snack Time: Avocado Hummus

I love avocados and I love hummus, so when I came across a pin on Pinterest for Avocado Hummus, I was excited! (Food nerd alert: Yes, I get excited about recipes I see online.  And the other day, I found myself in the grocery store exclaiming aloud, “Finally!  Tomato paste in a tube!” So yeah, […]

Snack Time: Avocado Hummus

Skinny Crock Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup

I think it’s officially soup season.  This is quite possibly – no, definitely –  my new favorite crock pot soup.  I found it on Skinnytaste, and it was so easy and extremely scrumptious.  And light!  I love Mexican food, so I might be a bit biased, but we shared this with some friends, and they […]

Skinny Crock Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with Guacamole Grilled Cheese!

Actually, it’s National Spicy Guacamole Day, if you want to be technical, but…meh.  I love guacamole, so I am excited to celebrate this food holiday!  I already have other plans for dinner, but since I eat Mexican food at least once a week, I’ll surely make up for it soon! To help you celebrate such […]

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with Guacamole Grilled Cheese!

Glorious Guacamole – homemade guacamole recipe

I would like to take this opportunity to formally and publicly declare my love for guacamole.  When I go to a Mexican restaurant, what I order has to meet certain requirements, and containing guacamole is one of them.  It’s so creamy and delicious and really easy to make, too, so if you’ve never done it, […]

Glorious Guacamole – homemade guacamole recipe

Fish Tacos with Roasted Corn and Avocado Salsa

The first time I heard about fish tacos was probably about five years ago, and my immediate thought was “gross!”  Fish and tacos just did not sound like something that should be put together.  Ever.  But the more I got into cooking, and the more my palate’s horizons began to expand, the more okay I […]

Grown Up Grilled Cheese

You may have noticed recently I added a “Recipes” tab to the blog.  If you haven’t, go ahead, take a look.  I’ll wait.  Ok, did you see it?  Pretty cool, huh?  Well, it may not seem that exciting to you, but it’s pretty exciting to me because I figured out how to link the recipes […]