Tag Archives: Avocado

Get Ready to Go Green – It’s National Guacamole Day!!

You may think that now that Labor Day has passed, there aren’t any other holidays in September worth celebrating but that’s only because you don’t know it is almost time to celebrate National Guacamole Day.  And we can’t think of … Continue reading

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30 Ways to Use Avocados

Arizonans love avocados!  Maybe this is why they feature so prominently in southwestern cuisine.  Also called an alligator pear, the avocado belongs to the same botanical family as cinnamon and bay laurel.  It grows on trees and is native to … Continue reading

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What’s in Season in January?

The holidays are over and the New Year is here.  This is a time for new beginnings and healthy habits.  We encourage you to make a habit of showing locally for your produce, meat, and dairy products.  Sourcing food locally … Continue reading

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Favorite Recipes from Fill Your Plate Moms: Green Mango-Banana Smoothie

Editor’s Note: We’ve asked some of our Fill Your Plate “Moms” to share some of their favorite recipes, especially those that can fill up the family and do it in a healthy way! Green Mango Banana Smoothie By Jessica Schlievert, projectCSA.blogspot.com  This is basically … Continue reading

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5 Things You Eat Can that can Help Keep You Young

No one relishes the thought of growing old but since no one has found the fountain of youth, it is something that will happen to each of us.  For many people, growing old means being sick, being less active, being … Continue reading

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