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Cherry Almond California Avocado Frappe

Spring always makes me think of cherry blossom season in Japan, which on a side note is one of the most spectacular sights. Thinking of cherry blossoms gets me craving cherries.  One of my favorite ways to use cherries is in a frappe. A frappe is basically a fruit milkshake. But doesn’t frappe (“fraw-pay”) sound so much more sophisticated? Frappes usually fall into two...

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The 5 Ingredient Avocado Breakfast Smoothie

Written by our friend Roni of GreenLiteBites, TheUnworldlytravelers and Roni’s WeighThere are lots of the things that help make smoothies taste great — bananas, pineapple, berries, mango.The only problem is it’s fruit, fruit and more fruit.Don’t get me wrong, fruit is fantastic! But if you are anything like me throwing a bunch of fruit in the blender for breakfast leaves me...

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Avocado Key Lime Pie Smoothie Bowl

Written by our friends Liz Weiss, MS, RD and Janice Newell-Bissex, MS, RD, The Meal Makeover Moms Are you still eating breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert from plates? If you are, you're missing out on one of the coolest culinary trends to hit kitchen tables this decade: Bowls! Everyone from food bloggers, cookbook authors and home cooks to restaurant chefs and food trucks is...

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California Avocado-Chocolate and Almond Butter Smoothie

Written by our friend Cathy Pollak of Noble Pig  Okay, raise your hand if you don’t automatically think of chocolate and avocado together as the perfect pairing combination. Keep them raised if you’ve never experienced them together in a beverage or a baked good. Don’t worry if you haven’t, it’s not necessarily an intuitive pairing. However, once you realize how...

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