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California Avocados as a Perfect First Baby Food

Did you know that avocados make a great first baby food? The texture, the taste, and the incredible nutrient profile are perfectly ripe for little hands and mouths just starting out on solid foods!MEETING NUTRITION NEEDSBreastmilk and/or infant formula is just fine for providing all the nutrition your baby needs up until six months of life. At the six-month mark though, healthy babies need to...

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California Avocados X John Van Hamersveld

Did you know that every single Hass Avocado is a California native, able to trace its origin to a single tree grown just down the coast in La Habra Heights, California? With its gentle sunshine, crisp coastal breezes and rich soil, California provides the perfect canvas to grow the beloved avocados. We partnered with renowned artist John Van Hamersveld to honor California and create celebratory...

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What To Bring To A Thanksgiving Potluck

When we’re asked to bring a dish to Friendsgiving or our family’s Thanksgiving gathering, a few classic come to mind: mashed potatoes, stuffing, sweet potato casserole and the like. In an effort to make the spread as diverse as possible, we always try to think outside the Thanksgiving box, bringing a new and innovative dish we hope will go on to become a Thanksgiving staple...

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Pairing Pulses with California Avocados

If this blog title has you scratching your head wondering “what are pulses?” You’re not alone. The term ‘pulses’ isn’t exactly a household name but it is becoming one now that the United Nations declared 2016 the International Year of Pulses (IYP). Indeed, the aim of the IYP campaign is to bring awareness about the benefits of pulses, particularly their...

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