Guacamole

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Somehow I always think that Summer will bring me more time to catch up on things and relax a little.  I am finding however, that every summer my life seems to get busier.
So now I am telling myself that when school starts and we are on a schedule, I will have more time.
I’m in denial, I know 🙂

Now onto a new recipe!!!!

Guacamole

Guacamole

I really, really LOVE Guacamole.  I order a side of it whenever we go out for Mexican food.  There are a ton of different variations to be found.  I looked at several recipes online and began adding ingredients I thought my family would like.  We were headed to an impromptu potluck with friends and this was my offering.  It was a HIT and soon the bowl was completely empty!  I am very happy with how it turned out.
I have halved this recipe for my boys and I.  Believe me…I could eat the whole batch all by myself, but I am trying to be good 🙂
Avocados are good for you, right?!
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Easy Hummus with baked Pita Chips

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Easy Hummus with Pita Chips

Easy Hummus with Pita Chips

I really enjoy hummus, but hate how much it costs. So today I ventured out and made my own. I can’t believe how easy it is and how versatile I can make it. Baked Pita Chips seemed like the natural compliment to hummus. I served them with dinner tonight and everyone enjoyed it. The kids requested it in their lunches tomorrow too! Continue reading »