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Discover why avocados should be considered a food of the gods!


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    Posted by Heidi B. at 11/15/10 10:02:00

    I'm the first one to admit that I love avocados, but you need to remember that they are high in fat. Just like other foods, just because something is good for you doesn't mean that you can have it every day or at every meal. If this is the only fatty food you're having on a particular day or as part of a meal, then enjoy your avocado. It all depends on what the rest of your diet is comprised of; for instance, nuts are high in fat, so a meal that includes both nuts and avocado would most likely be too high in fat.

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    Posted by truffle at 11/17/10 15:28:28

    I love avocadoes!!! I sprinkle a little sugar over them and it's yum!

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    Posted by Heidi B. at 11/24/10 19:50:30

    I like them with fresh-squeezed lemon juice.

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    Posted by Double Dare at 05/08/11 12:38:44

    Avocados are supposed to be useful for raising your HDL cholesterol level.


    I had one earlier today, mashed up with a banana, like baby food.

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    Posted by AlysonJayne at 11/30/11 09:32:22

    Am eating one now - with extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Yum!

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    Posted by ChelseaTen at 12/02/11 21:31:27

    my fav. :) :)
    or with spinach, cucumber, pomegranate... 2nd fav.

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    Posted by Helen Woodard at 11/02/14 21:22:33

    Scooped out with simple sea salt. It taste yum !!

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