Get the Scoop on Avocado

September 26, 2013

Avocadoes, regarded by many as one of the world’s healthiest foods and also known as an “Alligator Pear” (bet you didn’t know that?), might be the most underappreciated of all fruits. They’re tasty and loaded with nutrients, vitamins, anti-oxidants and healthy fats.     There’s one tricky thing about avocados, though: getting the fruit out […]

Pico de Gallo (or Salsa Fresca)

September 19, 2013

We just wrote about nachos, and I thought about the difference between freshly made pico de gallo and store bought salsa in a jar. You know what I mean. Believe me, nothing compares to homemade salsa or pico de gallo. So, whether you add it to your nachos or serve it over salmon or skirt […]

How to Build a Better Nacho

September 12, 2013

Nachos are favorites snacks of game watchers during football season, and you don’t have to go to a sports bar to get them. In fact, you can make better ones right in your own kitchen. But you can’t just dump the chips and cheese together and expect them to be as good as you’d like. […]