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10 Healthy Brunch Recipes for Mother’s Day

May 3, 2015
Healthy Brunch Recipes for Mother's Day

Treat that special lady in your life with a healthy and delicious Mother’s Day brunch. These 10 recipes are some of my tried and true favorites. I’d like to think of myself as a simple woman when it comes to Mother’s Day celebrations. I strive to be that mum that skirts around the “high maintenance” […]

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Whole Wheat Banana Flax Pancakes

May 1, 2015
Whole Wheat Banana Flax Pancakes Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Breakfast, lunch or dinner…these healthy Whole Wheat Banana Flax Pancakes are fluffy and full of flavor! Pancakes are somewhat of a sacred meal in our house, meaning that they are revered above almost any other food. If my husband or I come back from a run, what do we crave? Pancakes. A busy night of […]

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Pancetta & Mushroom Crustless Quiche Recipe

Apr 24, 2015
Pancetta & Mushroom Crustless Quiche Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Serve this light Pancetta and Mushroom Crustless Quiche for brunch (think Mother’s Day) or dinner. The leftovers are great for quick breakfasts during the week. When you make the commitment to healthy eating, but are a lover of anything in the bacon family, you have to make an internal deal with yourself. Mine involved continuing […]

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Lemon & Cherry Whole Wheat Scones Recipe

Mar 30, 2015
Lemon & Cherry Whole Wheat Scones Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Lighten up your brunch table with these fragrant and tasty lemon and cherry whole wheat scones. There’s even a make-ahead option to make your morning easier. For the kids, Easter morning may be all about Easter baskets and chocolate eggs. But for me, it’s about sipping on a hot cup of tea (Earl Grey, please) […]

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Baked Whole Wheat Peach Pancake Recipe

Aug 11, 2014
Baked Whole Wheat Peach Pancake Recipe | cookincanuck.com

We may never go back to plain pancakes again after feasting on this Baked Whole Wheat Peach Pancake. It’s low in added sugar and fat, and has a gorgeous texture! And let’s not forget those sweet summer peaches. Everyone seems to have their old stand-bys when it comes to brunch. For us, it’s whole wheat […]

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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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Top 10 Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

May 9, 2014
Top 10 Mother's Day Brunch Recipes | cookincanuck.com

It’s time to pull out the stops for the mother in your life. Here are my top 10 recipes for a fantastic Mother’s Day brunch! What do I want for Mother’s Day? Food…and sleep. And maybe a good sweat-it-out run with my friend. The run is really just to get the endorphins going so that […]

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Strawberry and Mango Fruit Salad Recipe

May 7, 2014
Strawberry and Mango Fruit Salad Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Serve this sweet fruit salad for dessert, breakfast or as the perfect accompaniment for a Mother’s Day brunch. It takes less than 15 minutes to make! My mum has never been able to decided whether fruit salad is her greatest achievement or worst failure in the dessert department. My vote is definitely for “greatest achievement”. […]

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Skinny Southwestern Crustless Quiche Recipe {Vegetarian}

Mar 7, 2014
Skinny Southwestern Crustless Quiche Recipe {Vegetarian} | cookincanuck.com

Whip up an easy vegetarian breakfast or dinner with this skinny southwestern crustless quiche recipe. It’s as tasty as it is versatile! This recipe saved me a couple of nights ago. It was a week full of soccer practices, Kung-Fu classes and parent-teacher conferences. That means one thing…dinner planning disappeared into the abyss, along with […]

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