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California Avocado, Bacon, Tomato, Basil Summer Salad

Written by our friend Rachel Mathews of Summer is all about fresh herbs, garden vegetables and easy eating; at least it is if you’re me.We grill and cook out about 90% of our meals during the summer, so I’m always looking for delicious and easy sides to pair with whatever we’re grilling.I have dreams of a bountiful vegetable garden; I dream of fresh garden...

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Grilled Stuffed California Avocado Bar

Written by our friend Rachel Mathews of Grilled California Avocados are one of my favorite foods. Period. If I have the grill on, which is where 90% of our summer meals come from, and I have avocados, I’m grilling them.If you’ve never grilled an avocado it’s incredibly simple, and it might possibly change your avocado eating life forever.I started grilling...

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Kid Friendly Avocado Hummus Cups

Written by our friend Rachel MathewsSummer is nearly here, and with the long, lazy days of summer comes picnics, splash-filled days at the pool, and a constant stream of hungry kids through my house.I love having healthy, easy, yummy snacks that the kids can grab and snack on while sitting around a picnic table, on a blanket under the trees, lounging in a hammock with their friends, or while...

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California Avocado Toast

Written by our friend Rachel MathewsYou may think that you know Avocado Toast, and you might. It’s delicious, it’s packed with good fats and flavor, and it’s EASY. Just mash up an avocado with some lemon and salt and spread it on toast, right?Well, yes. But there’s so much more that can be done with this breakfast and brunch favorite!I sprinkle my basic avocado toast with...

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