Thank you to Ree at Milk, Sugar, Musings and Love for becoming a follower of my blog!
Big news for me….I was asked to guest host for Magazine Monday, my first ever gig at guest hosting..…see the news on Cream Puffs site HERE
Thank you Ivonne :-) I will make you a proud creampuff.
If you’d like to participate I will be posting the roundup on Monday, August 30th so send your submissions to me by then!
Want to read what Magazine Monday is all about? Click HERE and read how Ivonne was inspired to create this series.
Now, to the food................
Do you like it easy? Do you like chicken? How about avocados? Here is a No-Cook Meal, 20 minutes from prep-to-the-table, featuring all of the aforementioned. Chicken and Guacamole Tostadas are featured for Magazine Monday.
This one comes from the August 2010 issue of Cooking Light. Yes, I splurged on a magazine! Recipe is at the end………………….
1 ripe peeled avocado
1 cup plus 2 Tablespoons finely chopped tomato
3 tablespoons minced fresh onion
3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
½ teaspoon salt
1 clove of garlic minced
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro
2 cups shredded skinless rotisserie chicken
¼ cups smoked paprika
8 (6 inch) tostada shells
Place avocado in small bowl; mash with a fork. Stir in 2 TB tomato, 1 TB onion, 1 TB juice, ¼ teaspoon salt and garlic.
Combine remaining 1 cup tomato, 2 TB onion, 1 TB lime juice, ¼ teaspoon salt and cilantro. Toss well.
Combine chicken, remaining TB juice and paprika; toss well to combine. Spread about 1 TB guacamole over each tostada shell. Top with chicken mixture and about 2 TB salsa.
The smoked paprika can give the chicken a grill-like flavor. Serve with lime wedges and enjoy!
Because this is a natural real food kinda meal..... I think it fits the theme for Two-for-Tuesdays...........fruit, roasted chicken, an icy glass of tea and lime..............
Hop over to the blog carnival to see what other folks prepared. Click on the link below.
Quite a while back we decided to make a fish stew , the Mediterranean style with tomatoes. It was good but I have been craving a milk based...
There are days I just want to be at home. Sit in the den and read while Aja stares and casts judgement. I'm so ready to retire and I kn...
Happy Friday to you all! This is my first evening of vacation. Unfortunately our plans to visit Cedar Key were cancelled for the second ye...