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Grilled Maple Dijon & Chili Chicken Drumsticks Recipe

May 22, 2015
Grilled Maple Dijon & Chili Chicken Drumsticks Recipe

Take your backyard barbecue from good to great with these tender and tasty Grilled Maple Dijon and Chili Chicken Drumsticks. Plus, they’re healthier than most drumstick recipes out there! The long weekend means one thing, and one thing only, to me this year. My kid-focused brain knows that this weekend signals the 2-week mark until […]

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Mini Chili Filled Phyllo Cups

Jan 27, 2015
Mini Chili Filled Phyllo Cups Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Whip up these vegetarian chili filled phyllo cups for game day or a fun appetizer. Thanks to Athens Foods for helping me share this recipe with you. If I’m feeling the need for some, “Mum, you’re the best!” comments (hey, I have a middle schooler…I need a little shot in the arm sometimes), I just […]

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Chipotle White Chicken Chili Recipe with Corn & White Beans {Gluten-Free}

Oct 2, 2013
Smoky White Chicken Chili Recipe with Corn & White Beans {Gluten-Free} | cookincanuck.com

This hearty and healthy chipotle white chicken chili is a guaranteed crowd pleaser. It also happens to be gluten-free. According to my boys, I’m three-for-three. Last week it was the Roasted Tomato & Chicken Sausage Whole Wheat Pasta, the week before that it was the Roasted Chicken with Deep Onion-Garlic Gravy, and now they are […]

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25 Super Bowl Recipes, Plus Harry & David Snackbox Gift Idea

Jan 28, 2013
25 Super Bowl Recipes by Cookin

Here are 25 of my favorite Super Bowl recipes, plus a fabulous Harry & David Snackbox idea for easy entertaining. When I heard the first crash from upstairs, I was rather alarmed. It sounded as though the ceiling was going to fall in. Then came the second crash, followed by a primal grunt, a pronouncement […]

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Super Bowl Recipes: Chili, Wings, Dips and More

Feb 1, 2012
Super Bowl Intro Collage

“Only five more days, Mum.” That was the greeting yesterday morning. No “Good morning, Mum”, no hug – just the countdown to football’s biggest day of the year. If you don’t follow NFL news, my son would want me to tell you that his beloved New York Giants are playing the New England Patriots in […]

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Recipes for Winter: Soup, Chili, Stew & Curry

Nov 30, 2010
Soup Collage 3

(Be sure to leave your recipe ideas and links in the comment section.) After graduating from university many (yes, many) years ago, my parents and I set off on a Zimbabwean adventure. At that time, this southern African nation was one of relative peace. While I am distressed to read about the extreme political unrest […]

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Smoky Black Bean & Corn Vegetarian Chili Recipe

Sep 29, 2010
Smoky Black Bean & Corn Vegetarian Chili Recipe | cookincanuck.com

This hearty vegetarian recipe is packed with black beans and corn, and has a fantastic smoky flavor, courtesy of the chipotle peppers. There are not many naturally-occurring black food items that I am comfortable serving to my family. Typically, when a long-forgotten item at the back of the fridge turns black, I am ceremoniously dump […]

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Smoky Turkey Chili Recipe with Chipotle Peppers, & Black & White Beans

Jan 12, 2010
Smoky Turkey Chili Recipe with Chipotle Peppers, & Black & White Beans | cookincanuck.com

There must be something in the water. Over the past week, my 8- and 5-year old boys have, on their own accord, added several previously gag-inducing foods to their repertoires. Mustard is now being slathered onto sandwiches, salads are in high demand, and black beans are now considered “awesome”. When I made this chili for […]

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Grilled Shrimp with a Kick

Jul 9, 2009
Grilled Shrimp with a Kick

My mum claims that I was born hiccuping.  While this may be an exaggeration, it is true that I tend to get the hiccups more than the average Joe (or Josephine).  Not just once, either.  If I get the hiccups in the morning, I am destined to get them at least three more times that […]

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