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Assorted S’more Suggestions

I realize these are not actual recipes. I like to think of them as serving suggestions. If you need specific measurement instructions to make a s’more than you need more help than I can give you. . .no offense, of course.Marshmallowy GoodnessLast weekend Tim and I headed out to camp again with a group of great friends. Or ‘glamp’ (Google it) as I like to call it because unlike the last time we camped, this time we were at a campground with showers and running water. VERY swanky!  Read the rest of this entry

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Pinto Bean and Veggie Salad

The heat of summer makes me want to go easy on the heavy cooking and concentrate on grilling and salads.

Of course, it also makes me want to skip dinner completely and just eat dessert.

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Mint Chocolate Cream Cookies

Life is full of disappointments. I promise these cookies are not one of them.

These flew off the plate. One little girl I know pretty much ate her weight in these cookies. Thank goodness she doesn’t weigh much!

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St. Patty’s Day Vanilla Mint Cupcakes

It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day. A good holiday to eat a lot or possibly drink a lot. I can’t say that I hit the green beer and Guinness these days but I do sometimes enjoy an Irish coffee and some corned beef and cabbage.

It’s Shamrock Shake season.  Several years ago Tim and I were feeling nostalgic for the minty shake we enjoyed when we were younger and we stopped at McD’s to get a couple. It had been a long time since either of us had had one.  What a let down! They were nowhere near as minty as we remembered and were too airy and foamy. What a bummer.

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