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

The Equine Experience
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2016/04 - April
The busy horses of Carpe Diem Farms set the template for a global equine health innovation.  more
The Etiquette of Corkage
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The intricacies of outside bottle etiquette shape a restaurant’s corkage policies.  more
The Fat Myth
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Oh, Pasta, we never knew! Fat has its place in a healthy lifestyle.  more
The Frog Prince
Highlands Performing Arts Center
The PAC Youth Theater’s production of “The Frog Prince,” set for April 28-30, represents the flowering of an ambitious program helmed by Megan Potts.  more
The Future of Wine
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2016/01 - Winter
Curt crystal balls a dazzling future for wine and the people who follow its intricacies.   more
The Game’s Afoot
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2016/05 - May
Laughing at murder? That’s a matter of HCP’s “The Game’s Afoot” this month at Highlands Performing Arts Center.  more
The Garden Talk Salon
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2015/05 - May
For participants at Mary Palmer Dargan’s workshops, playing in the dirt is serious business. To participate and learn more about her 2015 presentations, visit dargan.com/dovecote-events.  more
The Genius of Stopford
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2016/05 - May
The magnificent sounds of local choristers, under the leadership of Master Conductor Philip W.J. Stopford, will be heard at 7:00 P.M. Saturday, May 7, at First Presbyterian Church in Highlands.  more
The Giving Circle
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2016/11 - November
The spirit of gratitude that informs every day at Carpe Diem Farms comes to the forefront during this season.  more
The Giving-est Gals Around
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2017/06 - June
The members of the Scaly Mountain Women’s Club are planning a season of fun and fundraising, starting with their near-legendary Pancake Breakfasts and the Diamond and Denim auction on July 16.  more