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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Salmon & Avocado Salad Recipe with Miso Lime Dressing

Jun 25, 2014
Salmon & Avocado Salad Recipe with Miso Lime Dressing | cookincanuck.com

Creamy avocado and salmon are a match made in culinary heaven. An easy miso lime dressing adds a pop of tang and saltiness to this dinner salad. Thanks to California Avocados for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. We finally reached the point where my two boys are okay [...]

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Chopped Kale Salad Recipe with Gorgonzola & Dijon Yogurt Dressing

Jun 23, 2014
Chopped Kale Salad Recipe with Gorgonzola & Dijon Yogurt Dressing | cookincanuck.com

Everything is better with Gorgonzola cheese! Perk up this healthy, crunchy kale salad with creamy Gorgonzola, roasted red peppers and an easy Dijon yogurt dressing. It was a proud parenting moment when I found my younger son (T) sitting on the side of our raised garden beds, chewing on a raw kale leaf. “What is [...]

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Tart Cherry & Coconut Milk Popsicles Recipe

Jun 20, 2014
Tart Cherry & Coconut Milk Popsicles Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These refreshing, dairy-free tart cherry and coconut milk popsicles are only 65 calories each and are perfect for a post-workout treat or a hot day in the sun. Thank you to Choose Cherries for helping me to share this recipe with you. This is my plan for Saturday afternoon: sit in our reclining outdoor chair, [...]

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Asian Sweet Potato Noodles Recipe with Chicken & Vegetables

Jun 18, 2014
Asian Sweet Potato Noodles Recipe with Chicken & Vegetables | cookincanuck.com

If you’ve never tried sweet potato noodles, now’s the time! This Asian noodle recipe with chicken and vegetables is a breeze to cook, and has fantastic flavor. The story this week is carbs and more carbs…and some good, lean protein. We need as much energy as we can get for this weekend’s half-marathon. Actually, who [...]

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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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Chipotle Guacamole Eggs Benedict Recipe

Jun 12, 2014
Chipotle Guacamole Eggs Benedict Recipe | cookincanuck.com

This heart-healthy take on Eggs Benedict replaces Hollandaise sauce with smoky and creamy guacamole. Serve it up for breakfast or brunch any day of the week. If you asked my 10-year old self what I appreciated about my dad, I’d likely tell you that he’s the one who taught me to burp on demand. Today, [...]

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Lean Grilled Hamburger Sliders Recipe with Hot Sauce Slaw

Jun 11, 2014
Lean Grilled Hamburger Sliders Recipe with Hot Sauce Slaw | cookincanuck.com

Kick up your next barbecue or your Father’s Day menu with these amazing lean hamburger sliders that are topped with a hot sauce slaw. Thanks to Cholula Hot Sauce for helping me to share this recipe with you. I knew it the first moment I saw my husband give a kid a chair ride. We [...]

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Grilled Chicken Tenders Recipe with Chipotle Lime Yogurt

Jun 9, 2014
Grilled Chicken Tenders Recipe with Chipotle Lime Yogurt | cookincanuck.com

This quick and easy grilled chicken tenders recipe is taken from plain to phenomenal with the addition of an addictive chipotle lime yogurt. Thank you to Green Valley Organics and Redwood Hill Farms for helping me to share this recipe with you. When you start dreaming up entrées just so you can have an excuse [...]

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