previous topic · next topic
MaineDonna

Joined: Jul 12
Posts: 14

      quote  
Posted: 09 Jan 2013, 15:25
I have never tried them,how do you know which ones to buy? Soft or firm and then what do I do with them? Looking to expand my menu so I don't get bored.
mars2kids

Joined: Mar 11
Posts: 1,413

      quote  
Posted: 09 Jan 2013, 15:31
I am the only one in the house who eats avacado and they go bad quickly, so I don't buy them often, but when I do I try to find one that's soft if I'm using it soon. I usually just toss them in salad or on tacos. They are good on sandwiches too, you can use them as a spread instead of mayo or just sliced they're creamy so I don't need the dressing.
Goals for 2015:
Start a running program
Sign up & complete a 5K- Done
Get a bike and use it!
Cthulhu

Joined: Dec 11
Posts: 167

      quote  
Posted: 09 Jan 2013, 16:06
You might check out the 95%+ avocado dips, easy way to keep it on hand. We spread it on sandwiches etc.

“The last of the human freedoms is to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances.” ~Victor E. Frankl
mikefarinha

Joined: Jun 11
Posts: 443

      quote  
Posted: 09 Jan 2013, 16:16
My #1 avacado buying tip. Pull out the stem. If it is all brown underneath then it has gone bad, if it is mostly green then it will be fresh. You want them firm, but not too firm.

Personally if I sprinkle on a little salt & pepper it tastes kinda like a hard boiled egg.

-Mike
"Eat as if your life depends on it!"



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Health Foods
If anyone is looking to buy any health foods I would suggest looking at www.well.ca and use code Jeff16 for $10 off orders over $10. I use make purchases through them for Natera hemp seeds and Natera ...
by Jeffy15 on 30 Aug 15 07:05 PM
Health Foods
If anyone is looking to buy any health foods I would suggest looking at www.well.ca and use code Jeff16 for $10 off orders over $10. I use make purchases through them for Natera hemp seeds and Natera ...
by Jeffy15 on 30 Aug 15 07:04 PM
My former Health & Fitness mistakes. Here, you can gain from my pain (ahem, so to speak)
Well said, well written. A really good post for those of us who have been doing this for a while. Thanks, hope to here more from you SimpleThings
by Glaun on 30 Aug 15 05:22 PM
No more ice cream
Drink a glass of OJ or Apple juice first. Most likely you won't want the Ice Cream. Good luck.
by Glaun on 30 Aug 15 05:15 PM
Fat mass index
I have not really given the fat mass index much thought as I have always used the BMI as a guide. I now weigh 10st 3.5lbs and at 5ft 7ins this puts me in the middle of my ideal BMI. However having checked ...
by Tinyplanets on 30 Aug 15 12:49 PM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member Tresmemphis
Drink water
13 Feb 15 for diet Atkins