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Best Blogger Strawberry Recipes + California Strawberries Trip

Jul 26, 2014
Best Blogger Strawberry Recipes + California Strawberries Trip | cookincanuck.com

This is a collection of some of my favorite strawberry recipes, plus others from around the web. Plus, a recap of my trip to California. Thank you to California Strawberries for helping me to share this with you. Sweet California strawberries, and Sarah of Snixy Kitchen and me It was just last week that I [...]

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Half-Marathon Recap and Muscle Recovery Success

Jun 29, 2014
Half-Marathon Recap and Muscle Recovery Success | cookincanuck.com

Running a half-marathon is never easy, and this one was full of successes & struggles. Plus, we found a great trick for muscle recovery! Thank you to Choose Cherries for helping me to share this recipe with you.. What a day we had last Saturday! My husband (Steve), our 12-year old son (M) and I [...]

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Tart Cherry & Mango Smoothie Recipe + Half-Marathon Countdown

Jun 16, 2014
Tart Cherry & Mango Smoothie Recipe | cookincanuck.com

With a half-marathon just around the corner and a love of delicious smoothies, my husband and I are embarking on the 7-Day tart cherry challenge. Thank you to Choose Cherries for helping me to share this recipe with you.. There has been a lot of running going on, which means a lot of runner’s highs [...]

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My Top 10 Favorite Kitchen Tools

May 19, 2014
My Top 10 Favorite Kitchen Tools | cookincanuck.com

Every kitchen needs some tried-and-true kitchen tools to make everyday cooking and entertaining easier. This is a list of my top 10 favorite kitchen tools and where to buy them. As you might suspect, I cook…a lot. Whether I’m making salads, soups, entrees or desserts, I find myself using the same kitchen tools over and [...]

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The Boston Marathon 2014: Redemption

Apr 28, 2014
The Boston Marathon 2014: Redemption | cookincanuck.com

From sorrow to celebration, our trip to the Boston Marathon 2014, one year after being so close to the site of the first bomb, was nothing short of incredible. We took back the day. And when I say “we”, I mean our family, the running community, the city of Boston and everyone who watched the [...]

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The Boston Marathon: One Year Later

Apr 20, 2014
The Boston Marathon: One Year Later | cookincanuck.com

A year later, we look back on our experience at the Boston Marathon. We honor, we remember…and we run. We are here, in Boston. One year after the bombing. One year after we came too close for comfort. We are here to cheer on my husband as he runs his third Boston Marathon. And we [...]

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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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Run Like a Girl: My Favorite Things

Mar 30, 2014
Run Like a Girl: My Favorite Things | cookincanuck.com

Getting ready for spring running? Here is a list of some of my favorite running gear, from shoes to skirts. Plus, looking forward to upcoming races. It was a big day for my son (M). Two weekends ago, he ran his first 10k race, with my husband pacing him the whole way. It was a [...]

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