Dec 22
2014

This Hot Cranberry and Whiskey Lemonade cocktail will warm you from the inside it. This is the drink that made me fall in love with whiskey!
Hot Cranberry and Whiskey Lemonade...This cocktail will warm you from the inside out! | cookincanuck.com

It’s taken a long time, but I’ve finally reached grown-up status. I have given myself a promotion based on factor, and one factor only…I can finally say that I enjoy the taste of whiskey.

There was a particular turning point into my age of maturity (that sounds like I’m in the midst of hot flashes…still holding those off, thank goodness). It happened when I had dinner at the High West Distillery in Park City, Utah, just 40 minutes form our home. As I mentioned in this post, the High West Distillery not only makes award-winning whiskey and vodka, but also serves some incredible food.
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Sautéed Lemon & Garlic Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Dec 19, 2014
Sautéed Lemon & Garlic Brussels Sprouts Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Brussels sprouts sautéed and flavored with lemon and garlic make a fantastic side dish for any holiday or dinner party! How often have you walked away from a holiday meal or dinner party raving about the side dishes far more than the entrée? Maybe it was an unbelievable winter salad or some easy herbed potatoes. […]

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How to Fix Orange Photos in Photoshop Elements

Dec 17, 2014
How to Fix Orange Photos in Photoshop Elements | cookincanuck.com

Learn how to get rid of the orange cast (or other colors) in your favorite photos, using a few post-processing tricks. Thank you to Adobe for helping me share this post with you. As much as I want to capture some perfect holiday and winter photos each year, taking indoor shots when the sun goes […]

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Mini Sherry Shrimp & Tarragon Phyllo Bites

Dec 15, 2014
Mini Sherry Shrimp & Tarragon Phyllo Bites Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These bite-sized phyllo appetizers may have fancy (and wonderful!) flavors, but they are a breeze to put together! Thank you to Athens Foods for helping me to share this recipe with you. The line-up for the healthy holiday appetizer table continues! We have everything from Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites to Skinny Pesto […]

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How to: Chop Parsley & Cilantro {Wusthof Giveaway}

Dec 12, 2014
How to Chop Parsley and Cilantro | cookincanuck.com

Learn some tips and tricks to help you chop parsley and cilantro in seconds! Thanks to WÜSTHOF for helping me share this giveaway with you. When I first starting cooking, it took me forever to chop parsley and cilantro. Why? Because I picked all of the leaves off of the stems before chopping. That’s enough […]

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Food Photography Tips & Easy Post-Process

Dec 10, 2014
Food Photography Tips & Easy

Pick up your camera and get ready to snap away. Here are some of my best food photography tips, plus an easy post-process before and after. Thank you to Adobe for helping me share this post with you. Whether you are a food blogger or a home cook hoping to capture your favorite dishes in […]

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Whole Wheat Orzo, Cauliflower & Kale Soup {Vegan}

Dec 9, 2014
Whole Wheat Orzo, Cauliflower & Kale Soup {Vegan} | cookincanuck.com

This comforting but light vegetable soup is packed with whole wheat orzo, cauliflower, kale and a whopping 9 grams of fiber per serving! If I had to choose one type of food to eat everyday for the rest of my life, the ol’ mighty dollar would have the final say. You see, my first choice […]

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Best Low-Fat Turkey Lasagna

Dec 8, 2014
Best Low-Fat Turkey Lasagna | cookincanuck.com

This low-fat turkey lasagna recipe is great for feeding a crowd! Pair it with a salad for a meal that everyone will love. Whenever I tell people our Christmas gathering tradition, I get a double-take and “Really?!” For the past 15 years, every since Steve and I got married, we’ve gathered at either our house […]

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Baked Sweet Potato Tuna Patties

Dec 5, 2014
Baked Sweet Potato Tuna Patties | cookincanuck.com

Add these awesome Baked Sweet Potato Tuna Patties to your weekly menu. They will blow away an notion of what you thought tuna patties should be! We’ve managed to do the ol’ bob and weave to avoid the inevitable onslaught of Christmas cookies and candies. I’m taking this time to map out my plan for […]

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