Holy Guacamole

The best thing that can happen to a ripe avocado (though I am open to debating).

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Avocado Pesto Dip

I cannot remember a time when it seemed inappropriate to ask a friend, “What can I bring?” when she invited me to dinner. And I know that this is the first thing my friends will ask me when I invite them.  And guess what?   I’m going to answer!  And when I am the guest, I …

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A Week’s Worth of Bruschetta

A friend of mine bought me a serious amount of gorgeous breads from a bakery that he adores, feeling the need to share what he said was New York’s very best bread, Bien Cuit. When he asked me if I had tried their bread, and I said no, he reacted somewhat like one would respond …

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