February 25, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Easy Southwest Chicken Soup with Avocados

I was thinking about chicken soup the other day.   People really love chicken soup.   The soup aisle in the grocery store is stacked with every kind of chicken soup imaginable.   People go to certain restaurants just to get … Continue reading

February 24, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Picking Out The Best Avocados: Let the Farmer Do It For You

What if you could go to an avocado grove,  ask the farmer to show you his best fruit, and pick some yourself!  You would know where it came from and who grew it.  You would also have a good idea … Continue reading

February 15, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Ultimate Comfort Food: California Avocado Meets Vermont Cheddar

Sometimes we just need a taste of home.  For me, it’s when I’m under the weather.    As a child, I could stay home from school when I didn’t feel good and watch daytime television.  Shows like Father Knows Best,  The … Continue reading

February 10, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Rainy Day Walk in the Avocado Grove: Fantastic!

The song about it never raining in Southern California is simply not true.    During  winter months the possibility of rain is a major topic of conversation in our house,  because a rainy day is a treat.   If it’s raining, … Continue reading

February 4, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Sunny Day on the Ranch…in February!

It’s a perfect spring day on the ranch!  Nothing scheduled today, except projects around the house.    By midafternoon, I’m ready to get outside and walk.   Enjoy the beautiful views on such a pretty day!   The baby avocado trees planted … Continue reading

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