Avoid preservatives, fillers and crazy amounts of sodium by preparing your own ranch dressing seasoning mix. The ingredients are all natural, and compared to packets this is definitely a money-saver. Combine with mayo and milk for a quick salad dressing. You could also mix with Greek yogurt for a scrumptious dip.
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