Creamy Avocado Pesto

If you want a good variation from tomato sauce or store-bought pesto, I’d suggest making this. It’s raw, vegan, gluten-free and fast to make—pretty much a health nut’s dream. I got this recipe from a food blog called Oh She Glows, and it turned out great. It’s simple but packs a lot of flavour, and…

Avocado Fries

These are going to be the next big thing. I mean it. A few years ago sweet potato fries exploded, and now you see them on bar menus everywhere. Next, it’s going to be these avocado fries. Crunchy on the outside, creamy on the inside. Since you cut the avocado shortly before coating and frying…

Maple-Dijon Pumpkin Salad

This recipe lives up to the yearly pumpkin craze, no doubt. Roasted pumpkin with Cajun spice, maple-dijon vinaigrette, creamy avocado and pumpkin seeds all on a bed of mixed greens. Simple enough to make and goes perfectly as the side for any fall dish. It also just looks nice, so serving this up as an…

Avocado Egg Cups

Breakfast! If you are feeling up to something a little unconventional for breakfast and want a bunch of protein, try this out. Eggs baked into avocados with cheese, sesame, salsa and spices. Be warned: the avocado takes on a smoky flavour after it’s done being cooked, so if that isn’t your thing I don’t recommend…

White Eggplant & Avocado Wraps

At the beginning of the summer I planted a decent veggie garden in my backyard. Having never really successfully ever grown anything I was super excited when everything turned out. And kept turning out. Like a LOT of food. Way more than I had expected, so I needed to find creative ways to make all…