Guilt-Free Desserts… with Avocados!

When you hear the word “Avocado”, you might think dishes such as guacamole or salads… but have you tried them as desserts?  After research on paleo desserts, I’ve come across a few interesting avocado desserts recipes.   Wait a minute… aren’t avocados full of FAT?!  Yes, but they are actually full of the good fat, monounsaturated fat, which actually lowers cholesterol, hence the guilt-free-ness of these desserts!  Here are three yummy and paleo desserts made with Avocados:

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Thanksgiving or Christmas Paleo Stuffing (Part I)

During planning of my Paleo Thanksgiving, I’ve come across two parts of the meal that is more difficult to create paleo-friendly than the others:  Stuffing and Dessert.  And by “difficult”, I mean I actually have to think about about this one, because the other parts such as turkey and veggies are already pretty paleo-friendly. So upon research, there’s different types of stuffing we can go with –  bread based and meat based.  Since I’m ridiculously lazy and don’t care for the bread part, I liked the meat based ones I found more.  But here’s what I found:

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The One Ingredient Ice Cream: Delicious, Healthy, and Paleo

The first time I made this ice cream, I made it as the dessert portion of a Valentine’s day dinner for my boyfriend.  He was amazed that I, by myself, made it from scratch (without an ice cream maker).  For a while, I almost didn’t want to tell him that, not only was it ridiculously easy to make, but it also only consisted of… ONE ingredient.  I did end up telling him, and fortunately he was still amazed by the dinner because I’m awesome (just kidding?).

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