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Mint Chocolate Pudding

Ingredients: 6 avocados, seeded 2/3 cup maple syrup 2/3 cup cacao powder 20 mint leaves Directions: Place all ingredients into a blender or food processor and process until smooth and creamy. Use as a dessert dip for fruit or serve as a pudding. Garnish with extra...

Chocolate Banana Pudding

Ingredients: 8 very ripe bananas (the riper they are the sweeter they will be) About 1 cup of 100% cocoa powder (baking cocoa with no sugar added). Directions: Peel the bananas and break them into pieces in a small bowl. Mash the bananas with a fork. Add in your cocoa...

Green Smoothies

Green smoothies are great for breakfast or a snack, as they will provide you with a lasting source of energy. Fruits are a good source of energy, but eaten alone will only provide short bursts of energy (they contain lots of sugars, which are quickly metabolized)....

Green Burritos

Ingredients: 2 large chard, collard and/or kale leaves, rinsed and dry 1⁄2 avocado Juice from 1/2 lemon 1 cup carrots, chopped 1 cup tomatoes, chopped salt and pepper to taste 1/4 teaspoon chipotle spice (optional) 1 cup apple, chopped (optional) 1/2 cup chopped onion...

Fresh Vegetable Spring Rolls

Spring rolls, so named because they’re traditionally served on the first day of the Chinese New Year (in early spring), are smaller, more delicate versions of the egg roll. Chinese New Year is the grandest and the most important festival for Chinese people. This...