This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Avocados from Mexico. All opinions are 100% mine.
Avocados are one of our favorite things here at He & She. What better to use during a fun Halloween party (remember, ditch that candy!) than something that's already green, Avocados from Mexico!
Here's a fun contest from Avocados from Mexico to get you started with thinking outside the candy coated shell and into goodness from nature. We had a blast pinning fun recipes to share with our friends and hope you will as well.
Follow the link to enter the Pin to Win contest and learn more on their Facebook Page (rules and directions)! Here are a few of our favorite pins and here is a Ghoulishly Green Halloween board example if you need some extra help.
What post would be complete without sharing an AMAZINGLY Green recipe using avocados that you can share with your friends at your upcoming Halloween bash?!? Try this one!
Shrimp Avocado and WinterFruit Salad
- Serves: 4
- Prep time: 18 min.
- Cook time: 0 min.
1 avocado from Mexico, halved, pitted, peeled and sliced
3 cups bite-sized salad greens
1 mango, peeled, pitted and cubed (about 2 cups)
1-1/3 cups seedless red grape halves
1/2 cup prepared orange-flavored salad dressing (from an 8-ounce bottle)
1 pound cooked shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 lime, cut in wedges
In a large bowl, toss greens, mango and grapes with half of the salad dressing. Arrange avocado and shrimp on top; drizzle with the remaining dressing. Serve with lime wedges.
Want to try some more recipes? Check out the Halloween recipes on Avocados from Mexico.
Go enter the contest and happy pinning! We hope you win!
PS - Looking for more ways to Green your Halloween? Check out GreenHalloween for additional FABULOUS ideas! (Green Halloween is a Registered Trademark of Green America)