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Old 07-29-2005, 04:37 PM   #1
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an avocado says hello.

hello everybody, this looks like a fun forum! i have been a "hobby chef", as i call myself, since i was a teenager and i spend a lot of time thinking about food and what to cook! i think i enjoy cooking even more than i enjoy eating.

in the past couple of years i have become particularly interested in nutrition and the effects of foods on the body, but i also have a thing for comfort foods and i make a mean plate of fried chicken... everything in moderation, right?

hopefully i can learn some new things here and maybe i can contribute something as well. there seems to be quite a range of cooking styles represented here... myself, i tend towards healthier foods but i have an active interest in well made junk food as well. my favorite ingredient group by far is the plant group, i love veggies and often cook entire meals that are starch and meat free, but i love to grill or roast meats for special occasions. i am also a big believer in organics and sustainable farming, and just about 99% of the ingredients that i cook with fall into that catagory.

i look forward to sharing some food talk with all of you.


-avocados

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Old 07-29-2005, 04:40 PM   #2
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Wow, that is quite the introduction! Welcome to the boards, I look forward to seeing some of your recipes.
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Old 07-29-2005, 04:43 PM   #3
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Wow, that is quite the introduction!
LOL, did i do a good enough job explaining myself?
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Old 07-29-2005, 04:44 PM   #4
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Welcome!
I'm glad you're here! It's a great place.
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Old 07-29-2005, 04:48 PM   #5
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hi happy ! welcome to dc !
you came to a great place !
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Old 07-29-2005, 05:09 PM   #6
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welcome to DC! it's a very nice place.
you and jkath would get along well. she loves avacados.
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Old 07-29-2005, 05:12 PM   #7
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Glad to have you here happy! It sounds like you have a great outlook on food. I can't wait to see some of the things you post.
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Hi, HA! welcome aboard!!
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Old 07-29-2005, 06:36 PM   #9
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Luvs_food is right! I am the quite the avocado adorer! (Just check out my avatar!)
I'm so happy to meet you! Welcome to our family!!!
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Welcome to the place on the web!!! You'll love it!!

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