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Light Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas Recipe

Oct 22, 2014
Light Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas | cookincanuck.com

Get all the flavor of Buffalo chicken wings without all of the fat. Whip up these quesadillas for dinner or easy appetizers. There’s nothing that says “watching sports while lounging on the couch with a beer” more than a basket of buffalo chicken wings and blue cheese dressing. The only problem is that those suckers [...]

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Antipasto Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe

Oct 20, 2014
Antipasto Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These chicken breasts are stuffed with antipasto…cheese, artichokes and olives…and not only tasty, but easy too. Thanks to the NoshOn.It Publisher Partner Program for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. Every year when I was a kid, we went to our friends’ Christmas Eve party. My friend and I [...]

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Kale & Apple Green Smoothie Recipe {Vegan}

Oct 17, 2014
Kale & Apple Green Smoothie Recipe {Vegan} | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this healthy, vegan kale and apple green smoothie in minutes. It’s a great way to start the day or cure the afternoon munchies. I haven’t figured out if it’s my kids’ way of avoiding bedtime or if they really are excited about commandeering the blender, but smoothies have become a nighttime ritual at [...]

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Cinnamon Apple & Goat Cheese Crostini Recipe

Oct 15, 2014
Cinnamon Apple & Goat Cheese Crostini Recipe |cookincanuck.com

This is what happens when I listen to my son’s recipe ideas. Apples, cinnamon and goat cheese come together into one fantastic crostini appetizer or snack. If it’s one thing that I’ve learned about my 10-year old son, it’s this: when he comes up with a recipe idea, I listen and then I run to [...]

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Devilish Avocado Sriracha Deviled Eggs Recipe

Oct 8, 2014
Devilish Avocado Sriracha Deviled Eggs Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These mayo-less avocado deviled eggs are all dressed up for Halloween, but are fantastic snacks or appetizers any old time. Thanks to California Avocados for helping me to share this recipe with you. There is always a flurry of excitement in our house around Halloween. Costumes, creepy decorations and pumpkin carving, which all culminates in [...]

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Turkey Taco Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe

Oct 6, 2014
Turkey Taco Twice-Baked Potatoes Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy and healthy Turkey Taco Twice-Baked Potatoes will be a hit with your family. There are only 250 calories and 6 Weight Watchers PP per serving. Lately I’ve circled back to being best buds with the MyFitnessPal app (MFP for short…I told you we were buds!) on my phone. If you’ve read about My [...]

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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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Slow Cooker Hoisin Chicken Recipe {Crockpot}

Sep 29, 2014
Slow Cooker Hoisin Chicken Recipe {Crockpot} | cookincanuck.com

It doesn’t get any easier or tastier than this Slow Cooker Hoisin Chicken recipe. Plus, there are plenty of ways to serve it for dinner to keep things interesting. A friend recently asked me what hoisin sauce tasted like because she wasn’t sure she had tried it. Once I got over my initial mock horror [...]

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5-Minute Black Bean Dip Recipe

Sep 24, 2014
5-Minute Black Bean Dip

This awesome and easy black bean dip takes only 5 minutes to throw together. And there are only 80 calories and 2 Weight Watcher Plus points per serving. When I first started including nutritional data and Weight Watchers points with all of the recipes on Cookin’ Canuck, it was purely for selfish reasons. The My [...]

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