Tag: avocado

Heirloom tomato and avocado salad

Whenever heirloom tomatoes are in season, I jump at the chance to buy them. These type of tomatoes range in color  from gold yellow to purplish-black to green…

Chicken fajita salad

Cinco de mayo is just around the corner which means time to bring on the Mexican food! I don’t have Mexican food that often but every time I do,…

Avocado egg rolls

Just a couple days ago, I posted a recipe for lemongrass steak banh mi, one of my new favorite sandwiches. The sandwich is filling by itself but if…

Shrimp avocado and crab mayo sandwich

Not to brag, but I like to think of myself as the sandwich queen. Some of my favorite posts and recipes are ones for sandwiches such as braised…

avocado toast

Avocado toast with smoked salmon

  For the past several months, I’ve seen pictures of people having avocado toast for breakfast and I couldn’t help but think, “Mashed avocado on toast? How is…

market lettuce salad

Market salad with poached egg

  I’m one of those people who crave salads year round but now that it’s summer, I find myself having one a day. I try to keep it…

shredded kale and crab salad

Shredded kale salad with crab

  You know I never understood the whole craze about kale until recently. The fibrous green that has been transformed into the famous kale chips, braised kale, and,…

ceviche

Ceviche with shrimp and scallops

  When I was working at the Hungry Cat, ceviche was always on the menu. The type of ceviche varied according to what was in season, ranging from…