Apr 18
2014

This easy and tasty pork chop recipe will become a staple on your weekly menu in no time. They’re healthy and packed with flavor, but cook in a flash.
Easy Braised Pork Chop Recipe with Tomatoes & Olives | cookincanuck.com #healthy #recipe

I envy those of you who are diligent about meal planning for your families each Sunday and manage avoid the whole “fly by the seat of your pants” phenomenon during the week. I need to take a few pages from your book. Teach me your secrets. Please!

While I may not be good at the planning part, I have a knack for dreaming up easy recipes that don’t require a lot of ingredients and are easy to throw together on a busy weeknight.

You help me, I help you. It’s a symbiotic relationship, yes?
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Mushroom, Bacon & Spinach Whole Wheat Pasta Recipe

Apr 16, 2014
Mushroom, Bacon & Spinach Whole Wheat Pasta Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Mushrooms, bacon and spinach in a (fairly) light whole wheat pasta dish that’s ready in 30 minutes. Does it get any better than that? As much as I enjoy meatless meals (I’ve been making this one over and over again), I can’t fathom completely giving up meat. There’s one word to explain this…bacon. Well okay, [...]

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Grilled Vegetable Wrap Recipe with Hummus

Apr 14, 2014
Grilled Vegetable Wrap Recipe with Hummus | cookincanuck.com

This easy vegan Grilled Vegetable Wrap Sandwich is made even better with a smear of hummus and a sprinkle of fresh basil. It’s perfect for Meatless Monday! If I was ever struck with the urge to open up a lunchtime cafe, this grilled vegetable wrap sandwich would be the first thing on the menu. It’s [...]

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Light Curry Egg Salad Recipe with Greek Yogurt

Apr 11, 2014
Light Curry Egg Salad Recipe with Greek Yogurt | cookincanuck.com

Lighten up egg salad and add an extra punch of flavor with a dash of curry powder. It’s perfect for a quick and healthy lunch. Soft white bread, lots of mayo and egg salad tucked inside…with the crusts cut off. That is my mum’s dream version of an egg salad sandwich. And who can blame [...]

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Strawberry & Kale Salad Recipe with Feta Cheese

Apr 9, 2014
Strawberry & Kale Salad Recipe with Feta Cheese | cookincanuck.com

This is a kale salad that you will not be able to stop eating. Sweet strawberries and creamy feta cheese add flavor in all the right ways. It was inevitable. The slivered almonds were perfect for this salad. I set them in the pan to toast and then turned to chop the kale and strawberries. [...]

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Baked Fish Marsala Recipe with Mushrooms {Barramundi}

Apr 7, 2014
Baked Fish Marsala Recipe with Mushrooms {Barramundi} | cookincanuck.com

Buttery barramundi fish fillets are baked and smothered in a marsala wine mushroom sauce for a healthy, delicious meal. Thanks to the NoshOn.It Publisher Partner Program for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. If you are a traditionalist at heart, please accept my sincere apologies. This recipe is clearly [...]

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My Top 10 Recipes from 5 Years of Blogging

Apr 6, 2014
My Top 10 Recipes from 5 Years of Blogging | cookincanuck.com

Out of hundreds of recipes, these 10 recipes topped the list. There’s everything from soup to cookies to quick breads. Let’s dive in! When you hit those big birthdays…30, 40, 50 and so on…do you get as sentimental as I do? I need a couple of days to look through all photos and relive memories [...]

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Top 10 Tips for New Bloggers + 5 Years of Blogging

Apr 4, 2014
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This is a list of the top 10 tips for new bloggers. From sharing on social media to photography, this post has a little something for everyone. It’s been five years since I hit “Publish” on my first post on Cookin’ Canuck, and what a ride it’s been since then! Never in a million years [...]

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Roasted Asparagus Recipe with Dijon Vinaigrette Dressing

Apr 2, 2014
Roasted Asparagus Recipe with Dijon Vinaigrette | cookincanuck.com

Fresh springtime asparagus is tossed with olive and roasted until tender, then drizzled with a simple Dijon vinaigrette. Am I the only one who suffers from road rage in the aisles of Costco? Last Sunday, we were caught in one of those classic Costco traffic jams. Everyone and their cousin was roaming the aisles with [...]

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