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31 Throwback Recipes You'll Want To Try Right Now

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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

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

Don’t skimp on the seasoning. Recipe here.
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Don’t skimp on the seasoning. Recipe here.

3. Grilled Cheese

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

4. Pizzadilla

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

Girl Scout cookies just got better. Make it here.
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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

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

9. Cinnamon Sugar Pop-Tarts

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

10. Epic Chocolate Pancakes

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

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

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

14. Samoas

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

15. Dippin' Dots

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

Funfetti always makes everything more fun. Make them here.
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Funfetti always makes everything more fun. Make them here.

18. Chicken Nuggets

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

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

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

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.
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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

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

24. Sour Patch Kids

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

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

26. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

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

27. Sugar Cookies

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

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

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

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

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