Santa Fe Salad with Homemade Guacamole and Pico de Gallo

Santa Fe SaladWow! Already July. Well, nothing says summer like fresh salad with lots of fresh vegetables. So I decided to make a Santa Fe-style salad complete with homemade, creamy guacamole and zesty, crisp pico de gallo. I was channeling my inner Chipotle, but I also wanted to use some of the fresh ingredients at my disposable via my backyard and local supermaket produce section.  Luckily, I even had some extra cans of beans(from all the rice and beans made at my home) so it was perfect for a south-of-the-border inspired salad. Continue reading