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Five Ways You Can Eat to Compete

Disclosure: I am a spokesperson for the California Avocado Commission. Opinions are my own. Elite athletes are constantly putting in the work on the slopes and on the ice; however, it's often forgotten that what you do in the kitchen is just as important as all the grueling hours you focus on training. Fueling your body so you can train your best will help prepare you for the ultimate day of...

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Create California Art With Avocado Coloring Sheets

California Avocados aren’t just made in California, they’re made of California. From the care local growers put into cultivating fresh avocados to the grocers who help bring our healthy fruit to your table, California is home to many thoughtful, creative characters.   Californians are known for being optimistic and active, while also being able to stop and appreciate the beauty...

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Route 66: A Tasty Trip Down America’s Most Iconic Highway

Road trips are synonymous with summer in America, so we’re getting our culinary kicks across Route 66 for our United Plates tour! From the rolling plains across the Midwest to the towering peaks and plateaus of the Southwest to the unique views along the California coast, these regions have one thing in common: flavorful foods that pair perfectly with California Avocados. So roll down the...

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5 Ways To Reboot Your Gut For Good Health

In our gastrointestinal tract, there are over 1,000 separate bacterial species that can reach a total number in the tens of billions. Not all of these bacteria are bad. Most of them are the “good” or “helpful” type of bacteria, also known as probiotics. So, what are probiotics? They are live acting organisms that help keep the digestive system in a happy, healthy place...

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