Avocado, Stuffed with Garbanzo Beans

This flavorful recipe delivers all the simple pleasures promised in a languid summer’s night.


Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

Raising Spirits While Raising Funds
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2015/04 - April
Cashiers Valley Preschool’s Cinco de Mayo fundraiser is a joyful party with wonderful food, drinks and irresistible music. The fun starts at 7:00 P.M. Friday, May 1, at Sapphire Mountain Brewing Company. For tickets, visit Cashiers Valley Preschool. A limited number will be available at the door.  more
Random Acts of Kindness
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2017/06 - June
J. McLaughlin of Highlands is a true-blue friend to the horses of Carpe Diem Farms, hosting a Sip and Shop party from 1:30 to 4:30 P.M. Saturday, July 29, to benefit the farm.   more
Ranger Falls Interpretive Trail
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2017/05 - May
The hike to Ranger Falls is a gentle lesson on the majesty of nature and an opportunity for reflection.  more
Reach Farther
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2017/07 - July
Cindy Trevathan’s strong advocacy has made REACH of Macon County a force of progress in two counties.   more
Reach Out
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2016/03 - March
REACH of Macon County confronts the astonishing cost of domestic violence with a host of programs for all of its victims.   more
Ready. Snap. Win.
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2016/01 - Winter
We’re looking for the look of Highlands-Cashiers – enter our Annual Winter Photo Contest.   more
Real Men Do Yoga
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2016/06 - June
Thomas is a certified Vinyasa Yoga teacher (E-RYT 200) who often jokes about being an anatomy nerd but his knowledge of the human body offers students a great deal of insight into their practice. Thomas teaches weekly classes at Cashiers Valley Fusion and Yoga Highlands.   more
Rebuilding Digestive Tracts
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2015/05 - May
Recognizing 7 Years of Dedication
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2017/06 - June
Thanks to his quiet dedication, Peter Ray is keeping his neighbors healthy and fed.  more
Recognizing Ransom
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2017/01 - Winter
Dr. William Ransom shares his remarkable musical gifts with the entire world.  more