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Guacamole with a kick

Hi Everyone,

The past couple of days have been tiring!  I have worked 12 hour days, so I apologize for not commenting, but I promise to try to get to everyone’s comments.  I want you to know how much I appreciate them and I do read them all!

Today’s recipe makes me so happy because I was able to eat it without getting ill.  Sounds funny huh?  It seems in the past when I had anything with avocado I would get a horrible stomach ache.  But I’m a glutton for punishment so I thought I would try avocados one last time and guess what? no stomach ache!!  Woohoo!!

This guacamole is creamy and smooth just like a baby’s bottom.  It’s so good I could totally eat by the spoonful!  The guacamole that is, not the baby’s bottom.  lol

I decided to add just a little bit of jalapeno which gives it the right amount of kick!  It’s perfect!  I also added some onions, garlic, lime juice and other goodies to it.  This is perfect for scooping with chips, adding to sandwiches,wraps, taco’s and topping enchilada’s and burritos, oh the possibilities are endless.  Personally I think dipping into chips is the best way to go!!!  How do you like to eat your guacamole?

This recipe only makes one cup, so if you want more, which you will, I recommend doubling the recipe.  I went small on portion because I wasn’t sure if I could eat it, so next time you know I will most definitely be doubling or tripling this recipe!!  he he You have know idea how glad I am that I was able to have guacamole.  I always avoided it because of getting sick, but not anymore baby!!!  I’m all into this now!!

Guacamole with a kick
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A creamy guacamole dip that has just the right amount of spice.
Serves: 1 cup
  • 1 Avocado (156 grams), no seed or skin
  • 1 Garlic Clove, minced
  • 3 Tbsp. onion, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp. Jalapeno - seeded and diced small
  • 3 Tbsp Cilantro, chopped
  • Cayenne Pepper - Dash (optional)
  • 2 Tbsp Lime - Juice of half a lime
  • ½ tsp. cumin, ground
  • 1 dash salt
  1. Add all your ingredients to a mini food processor or mix by hand and blend until smooth and all flavors are incorporated. Chill in the refrigerator before serving.
  2. You can top with tomatoes or pica de gallo for an added touch!
Calories per 2 Tablespoons: 35, Fat: 3, Cholesterol: 0, sodium: 21, Potassium: 112, Carbs: 2.4, Fiber: 1.4, Sugar: .1, Protein: .5
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 8 - 2 tbsp. servings

I hate to cut this post short tonight, but I am exhausted and I have e-mails to go through, not to mention some house work I need to do before bed.  Blah!!!

Have a lovely Wednesday and don’t forget, today is ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS DAY!!!  So be sure to give your assistants a compliment, maybe buy them some flowers and take them to lunch!!  Think of all they do for you!!

Have a great day!!!

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