tomato avocado pasta.

by Mindy @ Just A One Girl Revolution on February 18, 2011

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Since I didn’t have enough sugar this morning, I had more in the afternoon in the form of ice cream.  A waffle cone of Mackinac Island Peanut Butter Fudge to be exact.

I think I’ve had more sugar today than what is consumed at a sleepover with a slew of teenage girls.  Well, maybe not that much.  But, more than I needed.  It was all really, really good though and I enjoyed every single bite of it.

dinner.

Since I’m running a 5k in the morning, I knew I wanted lots of carbs pasta for dinner tonight.  Just a bowl of plain ole pasta wasn’t going to cut it though.  I chopped a small tomato, half an avocado, and a clove of garlic to mix in with some corkscrew noodles.  I topped it all with just a hint of olive oil and dusted it with Italian seasoning and pecorino romano cheese.

It was a good combination, but it was missing just a little something but I’m not quite sure what.  Any ideas?

It’s been a really chill night.  I was exhausted after a busy week so I stayed in with a movie.  I’ve got Million Dollar Baby from Netflix right now.  I’m really loving it, except you would never know since I fell asleep halfway through!  Clint Eastwood and Morgan Freeman are both amazing; Morgan is probably one of my favorite actors!  It’s a really great story about the underdog and chasing after your dreams.

I’m off to finish the movie and get ready for tomorrow’s race!  The 2011 racing season is officially beginning!!

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Lauren @ Clean Eats in the Dirty South February 18, 2011 at 9:57 pm

That pasta looks divine! I love avocado in my pasta, it gets all warm and melty and mushy. Sounds weird, tastes delish. I love to mash it up in a bowl with chopped basil and garlic. It’s like guacamole meets pesto….and then it meets my mouth. YUM.

mindy @ just a one girl revolution. February 18, 2011 at 9:58 pm

No, I totally get it – I loved that it got melty! I’ll have to try that with the basil! Yum!

Julia February 19, 2011 at 2:04 am

I’m absolutely drooling over that ice cream right now – and having nostalgic feelings about Mackinaw Island…and fudge…oh fudge.
Good luck tomorrow on the 5k!

Cynthia (It All Changes) February 19, 2011 at 10:28 am

It is on my life list to visit Mackinac Island after seeing it on the History Channel and Dirty Jobs! I want to bike around the island.

mindy @ just a one girl revolution. February 19, 2011 at 11:55 am

The sad thing is, I’ve lived in Michigan my whole life and I’ve never been there!

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