Adult Hot Chocolate Mrs. Claus’ Cocoa Easy Fall No Bake Cookies Kale, Leek and Mushroom Quiche Shrimp Pasta Florentine Meal Maker Challenge – Mexican Lasagna Grilled Peaches with Whipped Cream and Honey SRS – Bake, Run, Live – Brown Sugar Shortbread Mojito Fruit Salad AFBA May Challenge – MexTini and Salsa Crema SRS Curious Cuisiniere – Jalapeno Cheese Beer Bread Neapolitan Moon Pie SRS – Sherry’s Cafe Vita – White Wine and Garlic Cream Sauce BBQ Popcorn Steak and Chard

February 6, 2014

Adult Hot Chocolate

December 31, 2013

Mrs. Claus’ Cocoa

September 22, 2013

Easy Fall No Bake Cookies

August 11, 2013

Shrimp Pasta Florentine

June 16, 2013

Mojito Fruit Salad

May 8, 2013

Neapolitan Moon Pie

March 25, 2013

BBQ Popcorn

March 16, 2013

Steak and Chard


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