May 23
2015

It’s time to kick off the grilling season, and what better way to do it than with a whole host of healthy barbecue and grilling recipes, great for potlucks or hosting!
15 Healthy Barbecue and Grilling Recipes | cookincanuck.com

I am never one to turn down a burger stuffed with blue cheese and topped with bacon, or a steak with that perfect layer of crispy fat clinging to the side. But let’s get real – that piece of fat inevitably and inconveniently sidles its way over to my stomach and causes me to curse the audacity of all swimsuit designers for making the swimsuits smaller and smaller every year.

So, in light of the impending season of skimpier clothes and exposure of lily white skin (oddly close to the color of tilapia filets, thank you very much), I am presenting you with my favorite healthy barbecue and grilling recipes.
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Grilled Maple Dijon & Chili Chicken Drumsticks Recipe

May 22, 2015
Grilled Maple Dijon & Chili Chicken Drumsticks Recipe

Take your backyard barbecue from good to great with these tender and tasty Grilled Maple Dijon and Chili Chicken Drumsticks. Plus, they’re healthier than most drumstick recipes out there! The long weekend means one thing, and one thing only, to me this year. My kid-focused brain knows that this weekend signals the 2-week mark until […]

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Greek Quinoa & Hummus Stuffed Tomatoes

May 20, 2015
Greek Quinoa and Hummus Stuffed Tomatoes...213 calories and 5 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe #healthy

Whip up these healthy and delicious Greek Quinoa & Hummus Stuffed Tomatoes of your next summertime get-together, or as a light lunch. Thank you to Sabra for helping me to share this recipe with you. A few years ago, my husband built a couple of raised beds in our backyard, one large one for kale, […]

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Tart Cherry & Peach Sparkler Recipe

May 18, 2015
Tart Cherry and Peach Sparkler Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Liven up your day with a refreshing Tart Cherry & Peach Sparkler that is not only delicious, but has some surprising health benefits. Thank you to the Cherry Marketing Institute for helping me to share this recipe with you. If you want to see the dark side of me, just deprive me of food (plummeting […]

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Healthy Breakfast Burrito with Avocado & Chipotle Yogurt

May 13, 2015
Healthy Breakfast Burrito with Chipotle Yogurt | cookincanuck.com

There’s nothing better than a good breakfast burrito that you can wrap your hands and mouth around! Creamy avocado & chipotle yogurt take this healthy one to the next level. Thanks to the California Avocado Commission for helping me to share this recipe with you. When I first met my husband, I had barely tasted […]

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How to Make Your Own Facebook Cover

May 11, 2015
How to Make a Facebook Cover Square

Turn your personal or business Facebook cover into something personalized and beautiful. This tutorial will show you how to do it in a few easy steps. Thank you to Adobe Photoshop Elements for helping me to share this post with you. With the popularity of social media platforms these days, it’s tough to find someone […]

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30-Minute Rice Noodle Soup with Mushrooms & Kale

May 7, 2015
30-Minute Rice Noodle Soup with Mushrooms & Kale {Vegetarian}

This 30-Minute Rice Noodle Soup recipe is great for last minute meals. The mushrooms and kale are not only healthy, but add fantastic flavor! I wish I could say that I’m one of those people who has my meal plan for the coming week beautifully laid out by Sunday evening, ready for an efficient, once […]

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10 Tips for Re-Branding Your Blog

May 5, 2015
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Whether you’re thinking of shifting your blog focus slightly or making a big change, these 10 tips for re-branding your blog will come in handy. A couple of weeks ago, I had the honor of being interviewed for the Season for Sass podcast, hosted by the brilliant, funny and…well, sassy hosts, Kita and Peabody. When […]

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Rhubarb & Apple Crisp Recipe {Low Sugar}

May 4, 2015
Rhubarb & Apple Crisp {Low Sugar}

Treat your family to a perfectly tart and sweet fruit crisp, made with rhubarb, apples and a crumble topping that is low in sugar, but not in taste. Whenever I cook with rhubarb, I can’t help but conjure up the vision of my husband’s grandmother standing on her back porch, BB gun in hand, ready […]

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