Dessert

Chocolate, Tahini & Oat Cookies Recipe

Oct 3, 2014
Chocolate, Tahini & Oat Cookies Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These hearty cookies are packed with oats and dark chocolate, and sweetened with maple syrup and honey. A fantastic treat! It’s been awhile since I’ve added to my cookie recipes, but these were too good not to share. First of all, they’re packed with fiber-filled oats and use tahini rather than butter and eggs to [...]

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Whole Wheat Strawberry Oat Bars Recipe

Aug 1, 2014
Whole Wheat Strawberry Oat Bars Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy Whole Wheat Strawberry Oat Bars will be the star of the dessert table at any potluck. They’re beyond addictive, with a side of “healthy”. Thank you to the California Strawberry Commission for helping me to share this recipe with you. When it comes to summertime potlucks, I’m usually the one bringing the pasta [...]

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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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Moose Munch Chocolate Bark Recipe with Chocolate Pretzels

Oct 23, 2013
HD Candy Bark

Whip up a fun and easy Halloween chocolate bark recipe, with Moose Munch and chocolate pretzels, for your little ghouls and goblins. Thank you to Harry and David for helping me to share this recipe with you. When the witches and goblins come a-callin’ at Halloween, it’s wise to have sweet treats on hand to [...]

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Whole Wheat Double Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Cookie Recipe

Sep 17, 2013
Whole Wheat Double Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Cookie Recipe | cookincanuck.com #McCormickBakeSale

Soft and gooey chocolate chip cookies are made a little healthier with whole wheat flour. Your family will never know! Thanks to Mom It Forward and McCormick for sponsoring this post and helping me share this recipe with you. (Congratulations to the winning team in the McCormick’s Virtual Bake Sale! They are Amy from Amy’s [...]

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Mini Lemon Meringue Pie Fillo Tartlet Recipe

Jun 17, 2013
Mini Lemon Meringue Pie Fillo Tartlet Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Mini Lemon Meringue Pie Fillo Tartlet Recipe It’s been a lifelong love affair. It all started at the Serendipity preschool in Vancouver. To my 4-year old mind, it was a magical place. We made elaborate art projects out of paper towel rolls, spent hours playing on the backyard climbing gym and took turns holding the [...]

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Cherry, Coconut & Honey Frozen Yogurt Recipe {Low Sugar}

Jun 3, 2013
Cherry, Coconut & Honey Frozen Yogurt Recipe {Low Sugar} | cookincanuck.com

Cherry, Coconut & Honey Frozen Yogurt is a healthy summertime frozen treat. Healthy eating or no healthy eating, summer just isn’t complete without multiple doses of frozen desserts. Pick your poison – sorbet, ice cream or frozen yogurt. Of course, if you choose something that is low fat and low sugar, then you can eat [...]

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No-Bake Carrot Cake Granola Bites Recipe {Low Sugar & Gluten-Free}

Mar 27, 2013
Carrot Cake Granola Bites by Cookin' Canuck

These healthy no-bake granola bites have the flavor of carrot cake, without the calories, fat or sugar. They’re ridiculously good (& also gluten-free)! I have a condition. It’s called “raid the basket-itis”. It’s not lethal, except to the waistband of my jeans. It is at its worst in the middle of the afternoon on Easter [...]

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Creamy Mushroom Risotto Recipe & Other Valentine’s Day Ideas

Feb 13, 2013
Creamy Mushroom Risotto Recipe & Other Valentine

This creamy mushroom risotto, along with some dessert and appetizers, are a great way to surprise your special someone on Valentine’s Day. Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day and you’re still trying to figuring out what to cook for that special someone, aren’t you? That’s okay, I’ve got you covered. Nothing says, “I love you” more than [...]

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