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Macaroni Kid EATS!

Macaroni Kid EATS!

Summer is officially here and America's Birthday is just around the corner! This time of year is filled with many meals being served outside and lots of fun gatherings and parties.In this edition of Macaroni Kid EATS you will find ...

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Good Morning Icy Pop

Good Morning Icy Pop

Good Morning Icy Pop -; an ideal breakfast for families on-the-go during the summer and ONLY 4 ingredients!Yields 6 popsIngredients:2 cups Greek yogurt3 tbsp. honey15 oz. berry-based smoothie (e.g. Bolthouse Farms® Berries & Green Veggies)1 cup granolaPreparation: In a bowl, ...

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Watermelon Salad with Mint and Lime

Watermelon Salad with Mint and Lime

This simple and refreshing side goes perfectly with any grilled dish and is great for a picnic or potluck meal!Ingredients:8 cups ripe seedless watermelon, cut into bite-size pieces - we used 1/2 of a whole watermelon1 English cucumber, cut into ...

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Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad

Creamy Ranch Pasta Salad

Ranch seasoning makes this pasta salad stand out from the rest! This salad is a big hit with adults and kids, plus it is a super easy side dish for cookouts and picnics.Ingredients:2 boxes bow tie pasta, cooked, drained and ...

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Black Bean and Corn Salad

Black Bean and Corn Salad

Summer food is all about fresh, light and flavorful! Here's a tasty summer salad that can serve as a side dish, light lunch or a salsa that pairs great with tortilla chips or on top of grilled chicken.Ingredients:1 bag of ...

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S'mores Trifle

S'mores Trifle

Love s'mores, but don't have a campfire handy? Here is a new way to enjoy a treat loved by all! This dessert is great for all occasions - birthday, BBQ, potluck or just because! Ingredients: 1 box chocolate cake mix, ...

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Five Things to do with Watermelon

Five Things to do with Watermelon

I bought and/or prepared too much _________, now what?The age old question in many homes. Each month we will provide ideas on how to use up extra fruits, vegetables and leftover food!Here are five things to do with leftover watermelon: ...

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Introducing Simply Gum

Introducing Simply Gum

I recently picked up a package of gum from a local store and took a look at the ingredients. Sugar was first, of course, followed by corn syrup (read, more sugar) and a list of 10 other ingredients, most of ...

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