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Cucumber Sandwich

Cucumber Sandwich

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"I worked at a sandwich shop that made these vegetable sandwiches stuffed with cucumbers, sprouts, tomatoes, and avocadoes. They were a veggie's dream!" — by REDVELVT22 
Italian Pasta Veggie Salad

Italian Pasta Veggie Salad

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"Tri-color corkscrew pasta makes a colorful salad along with the green peppers and red, red tomatoes. And it 's fat-free. Serves eight." — by Rhonda 
Tabbouleh II

Tabbouleh II

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"Such a refreshing salad and it holds nicely in the refrigerator if you want to make it ahead. Light and nutty bulgur is soaked in water until it 's fluffy and ready to be combined with parsley, mint, tomatoes, and a bit of oil and freshly squeezed lemon juice. Serves four." — by EPITOPES 
Apple Dip

Apple Dip

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"Whip up this childhood favorite in minutes with plain or strawberry-flavored cream cheese, brown sugar and vanilla." — by Rachel 
Chicken, Rice and Vegetable Soup

Chicken, Rice and Vegetable Soup

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"Bite-sized pieces of chicken breast are simmered in chicken stock with carrots, celery, and white rice." — by Gary Coveney 
Spinach Roll-Ups

Spinach Roll-Ups

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"The popular recipe for sour-cream-based spinach dip turns up in a tortilla here--rolled and sliced into bite-size pinwheels." — by MS K 
Carrot Salad

Carrot Salad

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"Almonds take the place of raisins in this one, and apples are also featured. Lemon juice and a big dollop of honey make this a sweet, sweet salad. Serve chilled." — by Colleen 
Mini Frittatas

Mini Frittatas

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"These are made in muffin tins and are fun to whip up and to eat. A cumin and lemon-spiced egg mixture is stirred into spinach, ricotta, parmesan and cheddar cheese. Then this delicious batter is poured into the waiting pan and baked." — by Sparkles 
Zesty Tuna Salad

Zesty Tuna Salad

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" Sweet dill pickles and Dijon mustard give this tuna salad a bit of kick. And if you 've never tried making your tuna sandwich with nice thick slices of raisin bread, then why not give it a try. It 's wonderful. Really!" — by Sandi 
Broccoli and Tortellini Salad

Broccoli and Tortellini Salad

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"Broccoli keeps very good company in this wonderful salad. There's fresh cheese tortellini, bacon, raisins, sunflower seeds, broccoli florets, red onion, and a sweet and sour mayonnaise dressing tossed in for good measure." — by AFMC 
Pasta e Fagioli I

Pasta e Fagioli I

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"Rich and savory, a wonderful soup, it can be a meal in itself, serve with garlic toast, its great!" — by CORWYNN DARKHOLME 
Rainbow Rotini Salad

Rainbow Rotini Salad

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"Use colorful corkscrew pasta to make a festive cold salad packed full of fresh tomatoes, bell peppers, onions, cucumbers, broccoli and mushrooms. Toss with your favorite Italian-style salad dressing and chill to let the flavors blossom before serving." — by Sue H. 
Peanut Butter Noodles

Peanut Butter Noodles

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"Smooth peanut butter, sweet honey, salty soy sauce, and fiery fresh ginger simmer with chicken broth to make a delectable sauce for boiled udon noodles. " — by AMY BARTHELEMY 
Delicious Raspberry Oatmeal Cookie Bars

Delicious Raspberry Oatmeal Cookie Bars

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"Seedless raspberry jam is sandwiched between buttery brown sugar-oatmeal cookie crusts." — by MARBALET 
Cafeteria Macaroni and Cheese

Cafeteria Macaroni and Cheese

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"A creamy casserole of macaroni and Cheddar cheese gets a wake-up call from mustard, Worcestershire sauce and a dash of hot sauce. Cheese, buttery bread crumbs and paprika are sprinkled over the top." — by Karena 
Baked Sweet Potato Sticks

Baked Sweet Potato Sticks

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"Best eaten at room temperature." — by Christine L. 
Stuffed Celery

Stuffed Celery

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"Stuffed celery, it's easy to make and kids love it. My Great Grandma always made this, and my cousins and I used to fight over the last piece. Originally submitted to ThanksgivingRecipe.com." — by Linda 
Banana Oat Muffins

Banana Oat Muffins

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"These healthy breakfast goodies are made lighter with baking powder and gain nice texture with rolled oats." — by Karen Resciniti 
Blueberry Crumb Bars

Blueberry Crumb Bars

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"In these easy bar cookies, blueberries top a pastry crust and get sprinkled with a cinnamon crumble before baking. You can use any berries you like." — by A. Beavers 
Blonde Brownies I

Blonde Brownies I

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"Rich, chewy blondies full of nuts and brown sugar, with chocolate chips on top." — by Sue Bush 
 
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