What’s Cookin’ (Food & Beyond)

Good-bye, sweet girl…

Aug 15, 2014
Good-bye, sweet girl...

“Mum, there is going to be a new ocean tomorrow.” “Why’s that, T?” “Because of all the tears we’ve cried.” The past two days have been rough. On Wednesday evening, we had to say good-bye to our sweet pup, Tiana. She has been with us since she was 18 months old, when she had a [...]

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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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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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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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Holiday Food Gift Guide…DIY Style {Harry & David Giveaway}

Dec 6, 2013
Holiday Food Gift Guide...DIY Style | cookincanuck.com

Special DIY food gifts are always welcome during the holidays. Here is a list of DIY ideas from around the web. Plus, enter for a chance to win some beautiful Harry and David pears. When it comes to DIY holiday gifts, I typically fall on my face in an embarrassing way, unless we’re talking about [...]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Food Lovers

Dec 1, 2013
Holiday Gift Guide for Food Lovers | cookincanuck.com

Here is a fantastic list of holiday gift ideas…food, cookware and kitchen gadget ideas for your favorite food lover. It’s that time of year. The season of all things bright and beautiful…and the season to avoid the mall AT ALL COSTS! I am not the Black Friday type. Crowds, fender benders in the parking lot, [...]

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What’s Cookin’…My Best Apple Recipes

Oct 20, 2013
What's Cookin'...My Best Apple Recipes

Thank goodness for my mother-in-law’s Family Crockpot Applesauce Recipe. It curbs my husband’s craving for apple pie, allowing me to shirk the job of making an apple pie, year after year. A few Baked Apple Pie Egg Rolls are great for curbing those cravings, too. Of course, apples can be used for than desserts. Below [...]

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What’s Cookin’…My Best Soup Recipes

Oct 13, 2013
What's Cookin'...My Best Soup Recipes | cookincanuck.com

With the chilly weather setting in, I’m diving into my recipe box for my best soup recipes. The list includes vegetarian and slow cooker options. Let me tell you why “Don’t knock it ’til you try it” is my motto for soup recipes. In my early twenties, I traveled to Zimbabwe with my parents to [...]

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