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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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
Pizza Buns

Pizza Buns

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"Fun individual pizzas on burger buns, made with ground beef and seasoned pizza sauce, are topped with mozzarella cheese for that real pizza taste. Best of all, they're quick and so easy to make." — by Dadburnit 
French Veggie Loaf

French Veggie Loaf

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"A savory vegetable loaf is stuffed with eggplant, zucchini, green pepper, and Swiss cheese. Serve cooled and sliced for a light lunch or at your next picnic." — by spanishdona 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
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 
Blueberry Pie Pops

Blueberry Pie Pops

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"Delectable little 2-bite blueberry pielets on sticks will bring out the kid in you. Tuck one or two in a lunchbox, or sit a bunch up in a vase for people to take with their coffee. Cute and tasty wins the day!" — by ScandoGirl 
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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