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Granola Bars

Granola Bars

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"Toasted coconut and oats mix in a sauce made with honey and peanut butter for these granola bars." — by Naomi Ansano 
Apple Chips

Apple Chips

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"Apple slices coated in cinnamon-sugar are baked until crisp: perfect for snacking or lunch boxes." — by walkerkr 
NuNu's and Hot Dogs

NuNu's and Hot Dogs

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"It's just buttered egg noodles with parsley, parmesan cheese, and hot dogs." — by Kristin 
Easiest Mac-N-Cheese Ever!

Easiest Mac-N-Cheese Ever!

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"Make your own macaroni and cheese with just macaroni, cheese food, milk, pepper, and this recipe." — by Anncredible 
Fruit Leather

Fruit Leather

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"Make your own fruit leather out of apples and pears, and enjoy it as a snack any time." — by AURORAROSE 
Walnut-Tarragon Chicken Tenders

Walnut-Tarragon Chicken Tenders

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"Combining walnuts for crunch and tarragon for subtle flavor, these chicken tenders offer appealing taste and texture all ages will enjoy." — by DustyLV 
School Lunch Bagel Sandwich

School Lunch Bagel Sandwich

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"This sandwich mixes the goodness of bagels with the crunch of dill pickles. I came up with this sandwich for my son who loves bagels and cream cheese but I felt his favorite needed something extra to really make it a lunch. This is kid-tested good, and you can alter the veggies according to what your child likes." — by VeggieLovinHippie 
Apricot Leather

Apricot Leather

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"This is great way to use extra apricots--it makes a great snack. These will also keep for a long time." — by CHERI 
Fruit, Veggie, and Tuna Salad Wrap

Fruit, Veggie, and Tuna Salad Wrap

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"Spinach and tuna salad wraps get a light, fruity flavor from apples and blueberries for a quick and easy summer lunch." — by mao 
Cinnamon Ants on Sticks

Cinnamon Ants on Sticks

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"Cinnamon adds a flavor twist to a favorite snack kids love to make themselves with celery sticks, peanut butter and raisins." — by arizonacrazy 
Spicy Chipotle Turkey Wraps

Spicy Chipotle Turkey Wraps

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"Turkey, Monterey jack cheese, avocado, and a semi-homemade spread are wrapped up in a whole wheat flour tortilla for a quick and easy lunch. Make the chipotle mayo as spicy as you like by adding more or less chipotle chile." — by messy_jessie 
Inside-Out Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Inside-Out Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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"Made with white bread, extra sharp Cheddar cheese, and butter, this crispy, crunchy, cheesy masterpiece is the ultimate grilled cheese sandwich." — by Chef John 
Low Fat Breakfast Cookies

Low Fat Breakfast Cookies

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"Make a batch of these oatmeal chocolate chip breakfast cookies for a quick on-the-go breakfast or snack." — by Amanda Leilani 
Light Fruit and Nut Granola

Light Fruit and Nut Granola

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"A delicious granola without the fat can be made with spelt, flax seeds, and pecans!" — by GinetteB 
Terrific Trail Mix

Terrific Trail Mix

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"Fruit, seeds, and nuts are mixed together in this flavorful snack mix." — by USA WEEKEND columnist Jean Carper 
Grilled Chicken Citrus Salad

Grilled Chicken Citrus Salad

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"A sweet citrus dressing seasoned with chili powder and cumin is used both to marinate the chicken breasts and dress the green salad." — by WAILAKIJACKIE 
Blueberry Oatmeal Chia Seed Muffins

Blueberry Oatmeal Chia Seed Muffins

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"Blueberry oatmeal muffins flecked with chia seeds are perfect for lunch boxes or served at a weekend brunch." — by RHOWES 
Banana Dogs

Banana Dogs

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"Great healthy and fun snack for kids! Use jelly in a squeeze bottle for a more ketchup like experience. Get creative with more toppings if you wish, kids love to make these!" — by JAE24 
Strawberry, Spinach, and Pear Salad

Strawberry, Spinach, and Pear Salad

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"Spinach leaves and romaine are tossed with balsamic vinaigrette and topped with sliced strawberries, sliced pears, toasted black walnuts, and feta cheese." — by Allie 
American Turkey Tacos

American Turkey Tacos

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"Seasoned ground turkey is piled onto warm taco shells, slathered with avocado and sour cream, and topped with pico de gallo and Colby cheese." — by Chefbound 
 
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