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Sautéed Lemon & Garlic Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Dec 19, 2014
Sautéed Lemon & Garlic Brussels Sprouts Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Brussels sprouts sautéed and flavored with lemon and garlic make a fantastic side dish for any holiday or dinner party! How often have you walked away from a holiday meal or dinner party raving about the side dishes far more than the entrée? Maybe it was an unbelievable winter salad or some easy herbed potatoes. […]

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Mini Sherry Shrimp & Tarragon Phyllo Bites

Dec 15, 2014
Mini Sherry Shrimp & Tarragon Phyllo Bites Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These bite-sized phyllo appetizers may have fancy (and wonderful!) flavors, but they are a breeze to put together! Thank you to Athens Foods for helping me to share this recipe with you. The line-up for the healthy holiday appetizer table continues! We have everything from Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites to Skinny Pesto […]

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Whole Wheat Orzo, Cauliflower & Kale Soup {Vegan}

Dec 9, 2014
Whole Wheat Orzo, Cauliflower & Kale Soup {Vegan} | cookincanuck.com

This comforting but light vegetable soup is packed with whole wheat orzo, cauliflower, kale and a whopping 9 grams of fiber per serving! If I had to choose one type of food to eat everyday for the rest of my life, the ol’ mighty dollar would have the final say. You see, my first choice […]

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Best Low-Fat Turkey Lasagna

Dec 8, 2014
Best Low-Fat Turkey Lasagna | cookincanuck.com

This low-fat turkey lasagna recipe is great for feeding a crowd! Pair it with a salad for a meal that everyone will love. Whenever I tell people our Christmas gathering tradition, I get a double-take and “Really?!” For the past 15 years, every since Steve and I got married, we’ve gathered at either our house […]

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Baked Sweet Potato Tuna Patties

Dec 5, 2014
Baked Sweet Potato Tuna Patties | cookincanuck.com

Add these awesome Baked Sweet Potato Tuna Patties to your weekly menu. They will blow away an notion of what you thought tuna patties should be! We’ve managed to do the ol’ bob and weave to avoid the inevitable onslaught of Christmas cookies and candies. I’m taking this time to map out my plan for […]

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Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites

Dec 3, 2014
Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy and addictive Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites are perfect for entertaining or healthy snacking. Thank you to Athens Foods for helping me to share this recipe with you. I have a love-hate thing going on with the appetizer table at any given holiday party. There are so many tasty bits and […]

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Light Meringues with Pomegranate & Pistachios {QSquared Giveaway}

Dec 1, 2014
Light Meringues with Pomegranate & Pistachios | cookincanuck.com

These light meringues are topped with a lightly sweetened yogurt sauce, pomegranates and pistachios. Perfect for the holidays! Thank you to QSquared NYC for helping me to share this recipe with you. As a kid, I used to love my grandmum’s meringue cookies. I would sit on the tall stool in her kitchen, watching her […]

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Kale Salad with Raspberries and Parmesan Crisps

Nov 19, 2014
Kale Salad with Raspberries and Parmesan Crisps | cookincanuck.com

There’s nothing like a kale salad with fresh berries to inject the flavor of summer into winter! Thank you to Kitchen PLAY, Driscoll’s Berries and Whole Foods Markets for helping me to share this recipe with you. This is the season of comfort foods and as much as I am smitten by the soups, stews […]

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Skinny Pesto Pizza Crostini {Vegetarian}

Nov 17, 2014
Skinny Pesto Pizza Crostini Recipe | cookincanuck.com

These easy, make-ahead Skinny Pesto Pizza Crostini will be the hit of the party. They’re perfect for the holiday season! Thank you to QSquared NYC for helping me to share this recipe with you. I was 23 years old and determined to throw a “grown-up” Christmas party. Luckily, my friends were game and humored me […]

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