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    Tossed Green Salad

    3 large heads lettuce 3 bunches leaf lettuce 1 1/2 small bunches small curly endive 1 1/2 lbs. spinach 3/4 cup olive oil (half salad oil, if desired) 1/3 cup wine or tarragon vinegar 1 tbsp. salt 3 small cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp. freshly ground pepper Into 2 large plastic bags or salad...
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    Apple-Grapefruit Salad

    For each serving, alternate slices of unpared apple and sections of fresh or canned grapefruit on crisp greens.
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    Winter-Summer Peach Favorites

    Variations on salad greens. Serve with sweet fruit dressing. *Peach, apricot or pear half or pineapple slice; top with tiny cream cheese balls rolled in chopped nuts (pistachios are especially attractive). *Halved green grapes or cherries in cavity of peach or pear halves. *Peach or pear...
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    Winter Salad Variety

    Toss with greens and serve in lettuce cups: Sliced zucchini and cauliflowerets or thinly sliced radishes. Shredded parsnips, chopped sweet onion, chopped celery and pimento-stuffed olives. Marinate and serve in lettuce cups: Cooked green peas and cooked French-style green beans, chopped green...
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    Caesar Salad

    3 tbsp. oil 1/8 tsp. pepper 1 tbsp. lemon juice 1/4 tsp. salt 1 clove garlic, crushed 1/8 tsp. dry mustard 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce 4 finely chopped anchovy fillets 1 large head romaine lettuce 1 slightly beaten egg 2 tbsp. parmesan cheese 1 cup caesar salad croutons Combine oil, lemon...
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    California Pizza Kitchen's Kung Pao Chicken Spaghetti

    KUNG PAO SAUCE 1/2 cup chicken stock 2 tablespoons cornstarch 3/4 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup dry sherry 3 tablespoons red chili paste with garlic 1/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 2 tablespoons toasted sesame oil EGG WHITE-CORNSTARCH MIXTURE 2 egg whites 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/2...
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    Chickpea Patties

    Total: 1 hour Yield: Serves 6 Ingredients * Chickpea patties * 1 1/2 cups chickpea (garbanzo) flour* * 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt * 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper * 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin * 1/4 teaspoon cayenne * 1/4 cup chopped flat-leaf...
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    High-Spirited Sprout Salad

    ingredients: 1 cup buckwheat sprouts 1 cup sunflower sprouts 1 cup radish sprouts 1 cup mung sprouts 1/2 cup diced cucumber or zucchini 1/2 cup chopped scallions 1/2 cup diced red pepper 2 tablespoons chopped parsley 2 tablespoons liquid aminos or tamari 1-2 tablespoons cold-pressed,extra virgin...
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    Does this diet sound good to you??

    · Follow the menus exactly! This diet works on chemical breakdown and is proven. · DO NOT vary or substitute any of the foods. · Salt and pepper may be used, but no other seasoning. · When no quantity is given, there are no restrictions, other than common sense. THIS DIET IS TO BE USED 3 DAYS AT...
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    Best way to get rid of or reduce stretch marks after pregnancy?

    I just had my daughter 2 weeks ago, and i have some stretch marks from the pregnancy. What is the best affordable product to help get rid of or reduce them?
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    Applebee's Apple Walnut Chicken Salad

    Chicken Marinade: 3 cups water 1 tablespoon salt 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon liquid hickory smoke 2 chicken breasts, pounded flat (1/2-inch thick) oil ground black pepper Balsamic Vinaigrette: 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 3 tablespoons honey 1...
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    Milwaukee Grill's Mandarin Chicken Salad

    Salad: 4 chicken breast halves (about 6-oz each) 24 ounces mixed red-leaf romaine and romaine hearts, washed and sliced 1 cup sliced celery 1 to 1 1/2 cups drained canned mandarin oranges in light syrup 1/2 cup slivered or sliced almonds, roasted until fragrant 1 cup crisp rice noodles or chow...
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    Bayou Salad

    3 cups cooked rice 2 cups (8 oz) crawfish tails 2 cups sliced celery 1 cup frozen green peas, thawed 1/4 cup diced pimientos 1 cup mayonnaise 1-1/2 tbs lemon juice 1 tsp salt 1/4 tsp ground black pepper Combine rice, crawfish, celery, peas, and pimientos. Blend remaining ingredients; toss...
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    Caesar Spaghetti w/ Grilled Chicken with Arugula Pesto

    Recipe courtesy Rachael Ray Serves: 4 servings Ingredients · Salt · 1 pound spaghetti · 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus some for drizzling · 6 anchovy fillets, drained · 4 large cloves garlic, grated or finely chopped · 2 teaspoons to 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce, eyeball the...
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    Frozen Thanksgiving Fruit Salad

    1 3-oz pkg cream cheese, softened 1 8-oz can crushed pineapple, undrained 1/2 pound marshmallows, cut in pieces 1/2 pint heavy cream, whipped (or 8 oz pkg. Cool Whip topping, thawed) 4 large banannas, peeled, cut lengthwise into quarters, then sliced 1 10-0z bottle maraschino cherries, drained...
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    Nut Tree Green Frosted Potato Salad & Clear French Dressing

    from the Nut Tree restaurant, Vacaville, Calif This is served with a vagabond sandwich plate. You get slices of ham, turkey and cheese and a whole little loaf of Grandma's bread. 4 pounds potatoes (about 12 medium) cooked in jackets 1/2 cup chopped parsley 1/4 cup chopped green pepper 1/2 cup...
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    What kind of vitamins or foods would increase my energy levels?

    Im only 21 but Im usually dead tired. I don't know what kind of vitamins I should take or what kinds of food I should eat to increase my energy levels. I drink lots of milk and eat lots of cereals. Should I just eat more than I eat now(coz I hardly eat) or should I start taking vitamin...
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    Savory Salad Gelatin Ring

    2 envelopes Plain Gelatin 1/2 cup cold water 1 (10 oz) can condensed Tomato Soup 6 oz cream cheese 1 cup mayonnaise 1 cup chopped celery 1/2 green pepper, chopped 1 small onion, chopped 1/4 cup chopped stuffed olives Soften gelatin in cold water; add tomato soup. Heat over low heat until...
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    Monterey Souffle Jello Tuna Salad Mold

    1 pkg (3.4 oz) lemon Jell-O 1 cup hot water 1/2 cup cold water 2 Tbs lemon juice 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/4 tsp salt 1 (No 1/2 can)(8 oz) can tuna fish 1/4 cup diced cucumber or celery 1/4 cup sliced stuffed olives 2 Tbs chopped pimento 1/2 tsp grated onion Dissolve Jell-O in hot water. Add cold...
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    Hunt's 5-minute Tomato Aspic

    1 (3.4 oz) package of lemon or orange Jell-O 1 1/4 cups hot water 1 (8 oz) can Hunt's Tomato Sauce 1 1/2 Tablespoons vinegar 1/2 teaspoon salt dash pepper Dissolve Jell-O in hot water. Add Hunt's Tomato Sauce and other ingredients. Blend. Pour into individual gelatin molds. Chill until firm...