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10 No-cook Meals


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Pasta
You can find pre-cooked pasta in your grocery store for an easy meal.
You can find pre-cooked pasta in your grocery store for an easy meal.
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Want to create a delicious dinner without having to cook? Start with some Asian rice noodles or couscous -- two pastas that require nothing more than a short soaking in water to prepare them. Boiling the water isn't required; hot tap water works just fine. After the soak, toss with whatever meats, veggies, cheeses, seasonings and dressing that you have on hand, and serve family-style.


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