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Old 09-28-2009, 11:12 AM   #21
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peanut butter and butter sandwiches are up there on the list.
good ole Mac N Cheese.
quesadillas and fried burritos with ketsup were common after school snacks.

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Old 10-07-2009, 01:32 PM   #22
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Pizza Rolls
Pizza Bagels
Bake at home cinnamon buns
Nutella sandwiches
McDonalds Chocolate Cookies heated in the micro wave...i'm sure they were way worse for you back then...

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Old 10-07-2009, 01:43 PM   #23
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Rice Crispy bars
Left over pie crust, yep, aforementioned
Kipper Snacks
saltines with chocolate frosting (sandwiched)
graham crackers and milk
milk and crackers, saltines crushed in a bowl like cereal, milk poured over top

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Old 10-07-2009, 10:21 PM   #24
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OK - there's a difference between favorite snacks and most common childhood snacks. I rarely got my faves. My folks were big gardeners.

Standard snacks were along the lines of peanut butter on cabbage leaves or celery, a left over baked apple with some maple syrup (thought those were horrid at the time - silly me) or a piece of toasted bread with some cheese melted over. I still love those.

So my favorites were not on that 'mom' list and they included cocoa with a dollop of mint chip ice cream to 'cool' it down, potato chips with a chocolate milk chaser and cinnamon toast.
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Old 10-08-2009, 06:47 AM   #25
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I love ice popsicles..when summer comes my sister and i would make watermelon pops made of sugar, water, lime juice and we refrigerate it until it hardens..it reminds me of my childhood

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Old 10-08-2009, 03:31 PM   #26
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I still do it when we have it in the house, and then yell at the kids if I see them doing it.


we all do that!!!
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Old 10-08-2009, 03:45 PM   #27
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Among countless things,most common were toasted butter and jam sandwiches eaten with cold sweet milk and often dipped in the milk,a jam roll of fried flat bread,potato crisps,corn on the cob,sprinkled with salt,pepper and lemon juice(oh yum),puff pastry crushed and mixed with granulated sugar.Me n my bro used to eat it with spoons.Banana and mango shakes,sugar cookies,cheddar slices.Ok this could take a while but i guess i should just shut up and leave the thread as i'm having those wild cravings to consume some of these things RIGHT NOW.
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Old 10-08-2009, 03:45 PM   #28
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Summer sausage and creamcheese. Creamcheese spread on a piece of summer sausage and then another piece to cover then cut into little pie slices.

You Pennsilvania folks will know Summer sausage as Lebanon Balogna. (yours is better)

Years later I introduced my kids to it and they agree it rocks.
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Old 10-08-2009, 03:56 PM   #29
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Peanuts in my Coke..
3 Musketeers.......
Coke Float......
Ice Cream Sandwich ...
Orange Crush......
Barq's Root Beer....
BBQ Fritos...........
Mar's Bar........
Moon Pies.....
Goo Goo Clusters......
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Old 10-08-2009, 04:42 PM   #30
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Black Cow (root beer & vanilla ice cream float)
7-Up over orange sherbert (dreamsickle float)
Milky Way bars

That's the store-bought stuff, for special treats; every day snacks were:
seedless grapes
crackers, plain or with peanut butter
sliced apples (grandma sliced'em for me)
Jello (Mom taught me how to make it myself)
carrot and green pepper sticks

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