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Avocado Fries. Oh dear.

Avocado Fries

I never should have done this. This may be one of my biggest mistakes all year. Can’t take it back now. So we’re totally enjoying our grilled avocados, but my husband innocently asks “What else can you do with avocados?” And so my daughter tweets this recipe, and I'm laying all the blame on them. Sigh…. At a buck fifty a pop (at least around here), avocados can easily run up quite a tab on the grocery bill.

So, consider yourself warned. Avocado Fries Printable RecipeRecipe Adapted from Sunset Magazine Canola oil for frying1/4 cup flour1 tsp kosher salt2 large eggs, beaten to blend 1 1/4 cups panko (Japanese bread crumbs) 2 firm-ripe medium avocados, pitted, peeled, and sliced into 1/2-in. wedges Grated parmesan for serving (optional) 1. 2. 3. 3. Peanut Butter Granola Balls Recipe. Looking for the perfect after school treat for you or your kiddo’s? These no-bake Peanut Butter Granola Balls promise to be a hit, and they’re only 55 calories each!

It’s that time of year in many parts of the country where Mom’s and Dad’s are either secretly celebrating that it’s back to school time for the kids (back to schedules and routines!) , or they’re sad that summer has already come to an end! I don’t have children yet, but, as a former elementary school teacher, back to school time holds a special place in my heart. I always loved getting myself organized for a new school year, and getting my classroom set-up. When I was at Target last week and saw their back-to-school section chock full of kiddies and parents picking out school supplies, I immediately started thinking about new ideas for some after school snacks that children would love! Print This Recipe Prep: 15mn Total: 15mn Cook: N/A In a small sauce pan, combine honey, peanut butter, cinnamon and butter. Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites. Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites These peanut butter pretzel bites are like a cross between a peanut butter ball and a chocolate covered pretzel.

Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites

With a combination like that, how can you go wrong? I enjoyed making these treats not only because they tasted great, but also because they were incredibly simple and very cute. I used Christmas shaped pretzels, but you could use any shape you wanted. They are quick to prepare and addicting once you start eating them! So enjoy! Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites Ingredients:1 cup creamy peanut butter 2 tablespoons softened butter 1/2 cup powdered sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar Pretzels 1 bag semi-sweet chocolate chipsDirections:Line a baking sheet with wax paper and set aside.

Click here to see the 12 Days of Christmas Treats. Goat Cheese and Walnut Stuffed Celery. Goat Cheese and Walnut Stuffed Celery Last month, when I developed a couple of recipes for Duda Farm Fresh Foods, I actually made two celery recipes instead of just one that they asked for.

Goat Cheese and Walnut Stuffed Celery

I was actually going to share this recipe as well as the celery & smoked salmon cream cheese dip at the PMA Fresh Summit but it didn’t work out to share all three recipes at the event. I’m glad to share this with you during Thanksgiving week because it’s such an easy, easy appetizer. I love the bite of the goat cheese contrasting with the crunchiness of the walnuts and celery along with the sweetness of honey!

Enjoy! Yield: 12 Prep Time: 15 min Total Time: 15 min A very quick and easy appetizer to serve during the holidays or for any casual get together. Ingredients: 4 celery stalks, cut into thirds 5.3 oz. package of spreadable goat cheese, I used Chavrie 1/4 cup of chopped walnuts raw honey, to drizzle Directions: In a medium-sized bowl, mix together spreadable goat cheese and walnuts. Cheesy, oozy guacamole bean dip - The Kind Life - StumbleUpon. I first had this at a party about 10 years ago.

cheesy, oozy guacamole bean dip - The Kind Life - StumbleUpon

That recipe was my inspiration for this healthier version. We like to make this for football games. My husband Christopher is a huge Cleveland Browns fan. They never really win, but he always roots for them. He dresses our pit bull in a Browns shirt during the games! Reminder: this recipe doesn’t belong in the superhero family, but it’s loads better than what you usually find in party dips. Serves 8 Ingredients. Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites.