Oct 22
2014

Get all the flavor of Buffalo chicken wings without all of the fat. Whip up these quesadillas for dinner or easy appetizers.
Light Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas Recipe | cookincanuck.com

There’s nothing that says “watching sports while lounging on the couch with a beer” more than a basket of buffalo chicken wings and blue cheese dressing. The only problem is that those suckers require a 10-mile run afterwards to work off every last fried calorie. But we shouldn’t have to completely give up that “buffalo” taste altogether even if we’re trying to eat healthfully. Right?

So instead, let’s grill up some lean chicken breasts, toss them with hot sauce and tuck them into whole wheat tortillas along with a light, garlicky yogurt sauce.

Tailgating food accomplished. Ten-mile run averted for the time being.
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Antipasto Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe

Oct 20, 2014
Antipasto Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These chicken breasts are stuffed with antipasto…cheese, artichokes and olives…and not only tasty, but easy too. Thanks to the NoshOn.It Publisher Partner Program for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. Every year when I was a kid, we went to our friends’ Christmas Eve party. My friend and I [...]

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Kale & Apple Green Smoothie Recipe {Vegan}

Oct 17, 2014
Kale & Apple Green Smoothie Recipe {Vegan} | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this healthy, vegan kale and apple green smoothie in minutes. It’s a great way to start the day or cure the afternoon munchies. I haven’t figured out if it’s my kids’ way of avoiding bedtime or if they really are excited about commandeering the blender, but smoothies have become a nighttime ritual at [...]

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Cinnamon Apple & Goat Cheese Crostini Recipe

Oct 15, 2014
Cinnamon Apple & Goat Cheese Crostini Recipe |cookincanuck.com

This is what happens when I listen to my son’s recipe ideas. Apples, cinnamon and goat cheese come together into one fantastic crostini appetizer or snack. If it’s one thing that I’ve learned about my 10-year old son, it’s this: when he comes up with a recipe idea, I listen and then I run to [...]

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How to: Write a Blog Business Plan

Oct 13, 2014
How to: Write a Blog Business Plan | cookincanuck.com

If you’re blogging for more than a hobby, it’s time to come up with a plan. Follow this template to help you write a plan that fits your dreams. When I first started this whole blogging thing five years ago, it was a hobby, something I planned to do in my free time. Somewhere along [...]

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Halloween Activity: Caramel Apples

Oct 9, 2014
Halloween Activity: Caramel Apples | cookincanuck.com

Making caramel apples has never been so fun or easy! Thank you to Harry & David for helping me to share this recipe with you. You guys know me…I’m all about the healthy recipes. Even when the most candy-laden holiday of the year rolls around, I make a valiant attempt at keeping things light, like [...]

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Devilish Avocado Sriracha Deviled Eggs Recipe

Oct 8, 2014
Devilish Avocado Sriracha Deviled Eggs Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These mayo-less avocado deviled eggs are all dressed up for Halloween, but are fantastic snacks or appetizers any old time. Thanks to California Avocados for helping me to share this recipe with you. There is always a flurry of excitement in our house around Halloween. Costumes, creepy decorations and pumpkin carving, which all culminates in [...]

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Turkey Taco Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe

Oct 6, 2014
Turkey Taco Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy and healthy Turkey Taco Twice-Baked Potatoes will be a hit with your family. There are only 250 calories and 6 Weight Watchers PP per serving. Lately I’ve circled back to being best buds with the MyFitnessPal app (MFP for short…I told you we were buds!) on my phone. If you’ve read about My [...]

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Chocolate, Tahini & Oat Cookies Recipe

Oct 3, 2014
Chocolate, Tahini & Oat Cookies Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These hearty cookies are packed with oats and dark chocolate, and sweetened with maple syrup and honey. A fantastic treat! It’s been awhile since I’ve added to my cookie recipes, but these were too good not to share. First of all, they’re packed with fiber-filled oats and use tahini rather than butter and eggs to [...]

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