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    RECIPE: Chef Dad's Dreamsicle Cream Pie

    This cream pie brings back such memories of being a kid.

  • These healthy breakfast cookies are great for on-the-go! (Source: 3TV)

    Healthy Breakfast Cookies

    "It's everything good and healthy that you would have in a breakfast," Melody Larsen, the owner of Sassy's Cafe and Bakery, said. "We're just doing it in cookie form. ... You can feel good about sending your kid to school having that for breakfast."

  • Chef Dad’s Drop Biscuits

    Chef Dad’s Drop Biscuits

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    No Bake Sugar Free Cheesecake

    "This recipe has no added sugar so it is great for Diabetics," recipe poster Penny Lipchen says. "It is a favorite in our house. I first tried this recipe as a regular dessert and later tried it without sugar and found it to be just as good."

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    Rum and Chocolate Cheesecake

    "This vegan cheesecake tastes wonderful just as it is without any decoration," recipe poster Winnie Yeung said. "You may wish to arrange halved strawberries or other fruits around the rim and sprinkle chopped nuts in the center."

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    Creamsicle® Cheesecake

    "This fabulous cheesecake will remind you of Mayfield® creamsicle ice cream with every bite you take!" recipe poster Twinstar said. "I love it!"

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    No Bake Cheesecake

    "Very easy recipe and light texture," said recipe poster Jill M. :Great summer dessert recipe. To make 2 pies, multiply recipe by 1.5."

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    Nutella® Cheesecake

    "This recipe is for Nutella® lovers and chocolate lovers alike," recipe poster LauraBeatty said. "This is VERY rich, so cut into small slices."

  • Seafood Lasagna

    Recipe poster Jeanette calls this, "A different twist on lasagna for the seafood lover. Great served with garlic bread." 

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    Vegan Lasagna

    Check out this vegan version of an Italian favorite. Recipe poster Jessica says it's "VERY good." The caps are hers. 

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    S'mores Lasagna

    "This is a recipe all the whole family loves," recipe author Olivia Patrick says. "It is quick, easy, and just like eating a big s'more!"

  • Apple Lasagna

    Recipe author Linda Correia described this as a "perfectly unusual dessert to complement your Italian dinner!" 

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    White Cheese Chicken Lasagna

    Recipe author Lisa Humpf describes this as "a chicken and spinach lasagna with a creamy white cheese sauce." She says it perfect for a pot luck and adds that her kids love it.

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    No-Noodle Zucchini Lasagna

    "Looking for a low-carb dinner to satisfies your Italian food craving? Look no further!" recipe poster a_cook says. "This lasagna is perfect in the summer with your garden-fresh veggies and herbs, or in the winter when you need a comforting meal. You won't even miss the noodles in this one!"

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    Slow Cooker Lasagna

    "This recipe is so easy, you might think that you are doing something wrong," recipe author Kimirin said. "It is delicious!"

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    Lasagna Cupcakes

    Kim Piper, the author of this recipe, calls these nuggets of goodness "Italian cupcakes."

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    Pasta cooking basics

    Making pasta is one of cooking’s easier tasks. It’s something most people claim to be able to cook — anyone who can boil water. Still, there are a few simple tricks to master.

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    Lasagne Verdi al Forno

    Recipe poster Arianna says this recipe is from her home in Emilia-Romagna, Italy. "This lasagna made with spinach pasta cannot be beat," she says. "It's excellent if you want to impress some guests, or even yourself. It may be a bit time consuming, but it's well worth the TLC you put into it."

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    Lasagna Roll Ups

    "This is a good freeze and eat later meal," according to recipe poster Bettie. "It uses tofu, but you'd never know it! My cooking co-op loved this recipe! You can individually freeze the roll ups on a cookie sheet and place in a freezer bag."

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    Momma's Poor Man's Lasagne

    "Simple and quick comfort food made for us as kids by my Momma," according to recipe poster VH. "Good for making large batches and freezing. An inexpensive alternative to traditional lasagne."

  • Recipe: Chef Dad's Italian Pasta Salad

    It's a taste of Italy that you can have right in your own kitchen. We take a look at what goes into Chef Dad's Italian Pasta Salad. 

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    The Mexican Food Diet by Maru Davila - Guacamole de Spa recipe

    Guacamole is a very healthy and satisfying snack. It can also be a great side dish. Make sure you skip the chips. Healthier choices to have with guacamole are fresh vegetables.

  • How microwave pasta: You need to adjust your cooking time!

    Sometimes it's just too hot to fire up the stove to make pasta. This is just one of many instances in which a microwave comes in quite handy. 

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    Tuna Antipasto Salad Bowl

    When the weather gets hot, this big salad is great for supper. This part antipasto, part tuna pasta salad is a family favorite. With some crusty bread, it is a meal all in itself. It is easily adaptable to your family's preferences. 

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    Refreshing Summer Squash Salad

    Great dinner for the summer.

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    Zesty Cold Chicken Pasta Salad

    A quick, easy, tasty, and colorful chicken pasta salad that looks as great as it tastes. Serve at room temperature or cool for at least 1 hour.

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    Strawberry Gazpacho

    Classic gazpacho using strawberries instead of tomato.

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    Cold Beet Soup

    Lithuanian Saltibarsciai: This Lithuanian family recipe from the old country makes an awesome summer soup!

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    Honeydew Blueberry Soup

    A cold soup of honeydew and blueberries. Top with whipped topping, if desired.

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    Summer Bean Salad

    Enjoy the fresh flavors of summer's best in every bite of this easy, colorful salad!

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    Summer Chickpea Salad

    Delicious and inexpensive, this is a breeze to whip up. You will love this sunny salad packed with seasonal tomatoes, basil, and garlic. 

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    Summer Salad

    Great for a light lunch when you are rushing around. Made with summer squash, this is a great twist on salad. 

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    Easy Summer Gazpacho

    The fresh taste of the sauce shines through with the addition of fresh cucumber, bell peppers, tomatoes, and basil. Add as much hot sauce as you dare to create the perfect cold soup for hot summer. This recipe is also gluten free.