Posts Tagged ‘produce department’

When Life Hands You Avocados…

Make guacamole. And when you’re eaten your fill, make buttons. Heather Thorkelson does just that. A self-confessed maniac for the avocado, Heather has found an ingenious way to use up the mounds of pits that are left over after an avocado feast.

“I ate such a high volume of avocados that I just thought what a huge shame to be throwing all these pits into the compost.  So I started the month-long process of curing, cutting, sanding and sealing each pit I had leftover. Then they got popular enough that I needed to produce more”

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