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Arugula Summer Salad with a garlic sesame dressing...

Nothing better after a very hot South Florida day than a nice refreshing salad for dinner!

After 2 days on a road trip visiting my not so favorite lunch and dinner establishments, its really nice to be able to enjoy something really tasty, fresh and nutritional :-) 138 more words



Okay, what Mexican-inspired meal would be complete without homemade guacamole?  NONE!!   In my neighborhood, I think every few houses still have avocado trees – we had one when we first moved into our house; all gone!  126 more words

Pico De Gallo

Avocado 2.0

Well. Sometimes projects don’t turn out like you thought they would.
Our first attempt at an avocado tree didn’t end so well. For one thing, I didn’t have anything except tea tree toothpicks. 63 more words


Avocados, tuna and pastel de choclo

Recently, Claudio and I decided to give it a go and try our hand at some of the recipes we got from the Chilean Cuisine culinary class in Valparaiso. 154 more words

Chilean Cuisine

Game Day Guacamole

Note: You may need to double this recipe depending on the amount of people you are serving. Also, if you are making this recipe in a hurry, instead of using the chopped tomato and onion, substitute for a spoonful or two of chunky salsa. 106 more words

Homemade Guacamole 

– 2 ripe avocados

– half cup chopped red onion

– half cup chopped Roma tomatoes

– 1 chopped fresh jalapeño

– 1 lime

Smash the avocado to a paste and mix chopped ingredients. 29 more words

Life Style

Grilled Chicken With Avocado, Tomato, Parmesan & Veg

I went to the Ross Lane Cafe/Bar in Killarney for an early dinner/lunch with family on Thursday.

It was a sunny day & I wanted something nice and light to eat, not too heavy on warm day. 103 more words