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Posted on Dec 24, 2015

31 Throwback Recipes You'll Want To Try Right Now

Can I get a #tbt up in here?

Remember the days of school field trips and lunchables, when Miley Cyrus was still Hannah Montana and tamagotchis were the coolest toy ever (tbh, they still are)? Since time travel hasn't been invented yet, we're doing the next best thing: recreating our favorite childhood foods. Feel free to pair these with an epic marathon of Kim Possible.

Original post by Lily Lou for Spoon University.

1. Dunkaroo Dip

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Why would they discontinue the greatest thing ever: cookies and icing? It’s okay, though, because you can just recreate the recipe here.

2. Cool Ranch Doritos

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Don’t skimp on the seasoning. Recipe here.

3. Grilled Cheese

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Cheese on cheese on cheese. Proof that dreams do come true. Do it here.

4. Pizzadilla

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Pizzadilla: a pizza-quesadilla hybrid and the answer to all of your problems. Make it here.

5. Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons

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This is exactly what your inner child would order at a 5-start restaurant. Make your dreams come true here.

6. Girl Scout Cookie Truffles

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Girl Scout cookies just got better. Make it here.

7. Twinkies

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Memorize this recipe — you know, just in case twinkies get discontinued again.

8. Classic Mac and Cheese

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Use shell pasta to capture the extra cheesy goodness. Make it here.

9. Cinnamon Sugar Pop-Tarts

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Soooo much better than the real thing. So much. Try it here.

10. Epic Chocolate Pancakes

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Candy for breakfast. The dream. Start making it here.

11. Cup O’ Dirt

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Bonus points if you put it into a cute lil’ pot. Make it here.

12. Puppy Chow

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It’s the perfect snack-dessert hybrid for when you’re looking to treat yourself. Recipe here.

13. Fruity Pebbles Rice Krispy Treats

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Hey, this can be breakfast, right? Recipe here.

14. Samoas

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No need to wait until Girl Scout season anymore. Just make it yourself here.

15. Dippin' Dots

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Because sometimes eating yogurt out of its container gets boring. Recipe here.

16. Cinnamon Sugar-Coated Grilled Cheese

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We would gladly have this for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Make it here.

17. Funfetti Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Funfetti always makes everything more fun. Make them here.

18. Chicken Nuggets

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Stop going to Chick-fil-A and make healthier and cheaper chicken nuggets at home. Make your dreams come true here.

19. Chex Mix

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Take control of how many pretzels there are in your Chex Mix by making it yourself. Recipe here.

20. Candy Pancakes

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Halloween candy for breakfast? Sign us up. Do it here.

21. Slutty Rice Krispie Treats

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These were the bake sale item that always sold out first. Make them here.

22. Crispy Chocolate Chip Cookies

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The trick to getting a thin, crispy chocolate chip cookie is freezing them. Bonus: they last forever (okay, not forever, but for a really long time). Recipe here.

23. Elf Spaghetti

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Try it. Your inner child would. Make it here.

24. Sour Patch Kids

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This recipe is healthier than the store-bought kind, plus it’s chewier and you can customize your own flavors. Get the recipe here.

25. Root Beer Float

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Like a root beer float, only with real beer instead. Recipe here.

26. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

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We stole Krispy Kreme’s secret recipe. Find it here.

27. Sugar Cookies

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Sugar cookies are the best cookie to decorate and customize. They’re also great for giving as gifts. Recipe here.

28. Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Super filling and delicious – like you needed more proof that cinnamon and sugar were great together. Recipe here.

29. Frosted Animal Crackers

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We give you permission to play with your food. Recipe here.

30. Cookie Crisp Cereal

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It’s so small and cute. And toaster-oven friendly. Recipe here.

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31. Ham and Cheese Lunchable

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This recipe is so easy to make, you’ll wonder why you ever spent two bucks for crackers, ham, and cheese. Make it here.