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A Small Taste of Paris

One of the things I really enjoy about my trips to Paris is the food – and when I manage to get there in the springtime I take advantage of almost every opportunity to eat the avocados that feature so prominently … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Casserole with Fresh Greens and Feta

I’m less than two months from my next marathon (Space Coast Marathon in Florida), so a lot of my life is consumed by carbs. Last year, I gained several pounds while training for Marine Corps Marathon. I expect at least … Continue reading

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Crazy Good, Crazy Easy Sandwich (Bacon, Lettuce, Mango, Avocado, and Feta)

It’s a beautiful warm day here in Atlanta, and feels more like summer than spring. I was driving home after a long run today with my convertible top down and started thinking about how good a BLT would taste. The … Continue reading

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Carnitas with Creamy Poblano Sauce and Avocado Salsa

I’ve been using poblano peppers a lot lately, and wanted to make something that featured them more prominently.  I looked around online and several recipes for creamy poblano sauce caught my eye. I really liked one recipe for pork enchiladas … Continue reading

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Pork Tenderloin with Lentils and Avocado-Tomatillo Sauce

I had a second pork tenderloin left after making my dinner last night (pork tenderloin with mushroom goat cheese sauce), so I decided to roast it for dinner tonight. I had some avocados on-hand and was thinking about making pork … Continue reading

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Pasta Salad with Tomatoes, Basil, Avocado, and Balsamic

I’m going to run my first half-marathon in almost 10 years this Sunday. While I’ve enjoyed training for it, this week I’ve discovered my real reward for all of the hard work and miles that I’ve put into my training: … Continue reading

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Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, and Guacamole

I know it’s crazy to think about making healthy improvements to a BLT – it’s a BLT for goodness sake – but that’s where I found myself today. I’d gone for a long run and wanted to reward myself with … Continue reading

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