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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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Easy Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp Appetizer

Dec 20, 2013
Easy Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp Appetizer | cookincanuck.com

Smoky bacon is dressed with sweet cherry preserves and wrapped around juicy and succulent shrimp for the perfect holiday appetizer. They say that bacon makes everything better. Who am I to argue with that? And if you have just a little bit here and there, you don’t have to worry about blowing your holiday healthy […]

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Sweet Potato Hash Recipe with Creamy California Avocado Sauce

Sep 11, 2013
Sweet Potato Hash Recipe with Creamy California Avocado Sauce | cookincanuck.com

This sweet potato hash pops with color and flavor, thanks to a creamy avocado sauce. Thanks to California Avocados for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. As Kristen of Dine & Dish and I gear up for an avocado link-up party, we are happily slicing and dicing California Avocados […]

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Mini Apple, Cheddar & Bacon Fillo Snack Tart Recipe

Aug 21, 2013
Mini Apple, Cheddar & Bacon Fillo Snack Tart Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Surprise your kids with this fun after school snack – mini fillo (phyllo) shells, stuffed with apple, Cheddar and bacon. Thanks to Athens Foods for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. I warned you in my slow cooker shredded chicken post the other day. This is the post where […]

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BLT Naan Pizza Recipe with Bacon, Arugula & Tomato

May 23, 2013
BLT Naan Pizza Recipe with Bacon, Arugula & Tomato | cookincanuck.com

BLT Naan Pizza with Bacon, Arugula & Tomato is an easy and healthy lunch or dinner idea. Last week, I told you about the surprise that my husband, Steve, and I planned for our youngest son’s (T) ninth birthday. As soon as he headed off to school, we started on some heavy lifting. Two hours […]

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Warm Bourbon Spinach Salad Recipe with Bacon & Avocado

Feb 8, 2013
Warm Bourbon Spinach Salad Recipe with Roasted Red Peppers

Celebrate Mardi Gras with a spinach salad tossed with a bourbon dressing, and topped with avocado and bacon. If you can’t be at Mardi Gras in person, you might as well douse your salad in bourbon. Now, I know this isn’t traditional Mardi Gras-esque food. It’s not gumbo, jambalaya or etouffée, and there’s not even […]

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Fresh Green Beans with Bacon, Mushrooms & Herbs Recipe

Nov 14, 2012
Fresh Green Beans with Bacon, Mushrooms & Herbs Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Fresh green beans are tossed with crispy bacon, sauteed mushrooms, shallots and fresh herbs. This is a wonderful, bright side for your Thanksgiving feast. This post is a two-fer. If you are looking for a side dish for your Thanksgiving feast, then these fresh green beans will do the trick. Bacon, mushrooms, shallots and fresh […]

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Mashed Potatoes Recipe with Bacon & Caramelized Onions

Nov 12, 2012
Mashed Potatoes with Bacon & Caramelized Onions by Cookin

This addictive Thanksgiving side dish is filled with creamy (but low-fat) mashed potatoes, salty and crispy bacon and sweet caramelized onions. I’m a traditionalist, from the top of my head to the tip of my toes. That means that I typically don’t want anyone to mess with my holiday side dishes. Just give me a […]

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French Onion & Endive Soup Recipe with Pancetta

Feb 29, 2012
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Before jumping into the French Onion & Endive Soup recipe (with my favorite pairing of pancetta), I want to sincerely thank each and every one of you who left comments and sent me emails and tweets after I posted My Health & Weight Loss Journey: Before & After Photos. Your support and kind comments, as […]

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