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School Lunchroom Cafeteria Rolls

School Lunchroom Cafeteria Rolls

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"These rolls are JUST like the ones the cafeteria ladies make in the school lunch rooms! My 8 year old daughter loves the cafeteria rolls and said my recipe was even better! You can't mess these up! They are super easy and everyone will want the recipe! We eat the leftovers for breakfast or put cheese and turkey in warmed rolls for a quick lunch!" — by MOMMY2THREEANGELS 
Egg Salad Sandwiches

Egg Salad Sandwiches

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"Mustard powder, dill weed, garlic powder, and onion flakes are combined in this amazing egg salad. I've always had rave reviews of this great sandwich salad." — by SARA SLADE 
Corn Dog Muffins

Corn Dog Muffins

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"A quick, easy way to recreate a fun, family favorite from the state fair." — by TINA3031 
Playgroup Granola Bars

Playgroup Granola Bars

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"My girlfriend brought these granola bars over for a playgroup one morning and ever since they've been a staple!" — by PREGOCOOK 
Spinach Lentil Soup

Spinach Lentil Soup

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"Turkey kielbasa, spinach, and lentils are combined to yield a hearty soup." — by KCORONA 
Most Excellent Sandwich

Most Excellent Sandwich

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"This is a healthy melt in your mouth sandwich if you are tired of the traditions. Whole wheat bread is served open face with cream cheese, tomatoes, alfalfa sprouts and mozzarella cheese, then baked to perfection. These are sure to impress the pickiest of eaters!" — by SAMSARAMOM 
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 
Apple Avocado Salad with Tangerine Dressing

Apple Avocado Salad with Tangerine Dressing

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"This tossed green salad with apples, avocados, and walnuts simply sparkles with a marvelous mandarin orange juice dressing!" — by Donna Smally 
Fresh Veggie Bagel Sandwich

Fresh Veggie Bagel Sandwich

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"This sandwich is so healthy and fresh! Crispy veggies and tangy mustard make this meal a real treat that you won't have to feel bad about eating. This sandwich is terrific with gourmet kettle cooked potato chips!" — by Annie 
Pasta with Fresh Tomato Sauce

Pasta with Fresh Tomato Sauce

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"This very quick pasta dish uses fresh tomatoes and basil tossed with Italian salad dressing and Parmesan cheese. It's a great meal to prepare in the summer after a long day in the garden!" — by kelcampbell 
Peanut Butter and Apple Sandwich

Peanut Butter and Apple Sandwich

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"My kids love to spread peanut butter on their apples, so one day I thought I would take a favorite of theirs and just tweak it a little bit....voila, a peanut butter and apple sandwich. PB and J can get boring after a while and this provides a healthy alternative." — by SAIDANDDUNN 
Asparagus and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

Asparagus and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

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"Easy and elegant quesadillas made with fresh asparagus and soft goat cheese. A royal combination of flavors for that Southwestern fix. Perfect for family meals and fancy enough for guests. Delicious!" — by PainterCook 
Tofu Sandwich Spread

Tofu Sandwich Spread

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"This is a favorite vegetarian sandwich spread made with tofu. Makes a great sandwich filling or you can eat it with crackers." — by Judy 
Terrific Turkey Chili

Terrific Turkey Chili

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"This quick turkey chili recipe using zucchini, green onion, sour cream, and cheddar cheese will please even the pickiest eater." — by big surprise 
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 
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 
Make Ahead Lunch Wraps

Make Ahead Lunch Wraps

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"These are a delicious make-ahead lunch to freeze as a handy lunch to bring to work! Just make, freeze, and then heat in the microwave for a very balanced meal." — by Melissa Pietrosanti 
Quinoa and Black Beans

Quinoa and Black Beans

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"Whether you're trying quinoa for the first time or just trying a new recipe for quinoa, this mixture of quinoa, black beans, corn, and spices will make this dish a new favorite." — by 3LIONCUBS 
Blackberry Spinach Salad

Blackberry Spinach Salad

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"Rich with color and texture, and boldly flavored with fresh blackberries and feta cheese, this salad is one of the most wonderful we have enjoyed!" — by VALKARYN 
Garden Fresh Tomato Soup

Garden Fresh Tomato Soup

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"A simple, homemade soup made with fresh tomatoes is a perfect summertime treat when the best tomatoes are ripe in gardens and farmers' markets. Everyone will love the fresh sweet taste and smooth texture." — by Charlotte 
 
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