Cristi Smith of Gardner enjoys spending time in the kitchen with her 5-year-old son, Elijah. She shares a recipe for Loaded Bean Dip, a good appetizer for New Year’s parties because it feeds a lot of people, she says.
Cristi Smith of Gardner enjoys spending time in the kitchen with her 5-year-old son, Elijah. She shares a recipe for Loaded Bean Dip, a good appetizer for New Year’s parties because it feeds a lot of people, she says. Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com
Cristi Smith of Gardner enjoys spending time in the kitchen with her 5-year-old son, Elijah. She shares a recipe for Loaded Bean Dip, a good appetizer for New Year’s parties because it feeds a lot of people, she says. Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com

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