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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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Healthy Cranberry Orange Cornmeal Muffins

Nov 14, 2014
Cranberry Orange Corn Muffins

These healthy whole wheat cranberry orange cornmeal muffins are great for snacking! At only 127 calories apiece, they are practically guilt-free. Kamikazes, quick bread and corn muffins…oh my! And they all involve cranberries! As soon as the fresh cranberries hit the stores, I stock my fridge and freezer. I can tell you’re thinking, “But what […]

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Baked Pumpkin Pie Egg Rolls Recipe

Nov 10, 2014
Baked Pumpkin Pie Egg Rolls | cookincanuck.com

These easy Baked Pumpkin Pie Egg Rolls are a fantastic (lactose-free), healthy dessert with a kick of gingersnap flavor. Thank you to Green Valley Organics and Redwood Hill Farms for helping me to share this recipe with you. There’s one trick for turning pumpkin pie from mediocre to “I need another bite right now!”, at […]

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Cinnamon Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Almonds

Nov 6, 2014
Cinnamon Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Almonds | cookincanuck.com

Put aside all of those childhood memories of Brussels sprouts. These roasted ones, with dried cranberries and toasted almonds, will knock your socks off! I am willing to bet some serious cash that if anyone tries roasted Brussels sprouts, they will never (EVER!) boil or steam these mini cabbages again. The same can be said […]

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Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Sriracha Lime Dressing Recipe

Nov 2, 2014
Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Sriracha Lime Dressing Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Treat yourself to this colorful, healthy and vegan roasted butternut squash salad. The sriracha lime dressing adds a great kick! If you’re anything like me (and by that I mean wallowing in a post-Halloween stupor), you’re likely craving a huge salad right now. Lots of greens, brightly colored veggies, lean protein…you know, the works! A […]

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Sweet Potato Hash with Baked Eggs Recipe

Oct 27, 2014
Sweet Potato Hash with Baked Eggs Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this healthy sweet potato hash with baked eggs for brunch or an easy Meatless Monday meal. It’s tasty and chockfull of vitamins and minerals. I’m beginning to think there’s something wrong with me. The last day of October is almost here and I haven’t posted a single pumpkin recipe yet. Not one. Maybe […]

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Awesome Halloween Savory & Sweet Recipes

Oct 24, 2014
Awesome Halloween Savory & Sweet Recipes | cookincanuck.com

It’s that spooky time of year again and I’ve pulled out my favorite savory and sweet Halloween recipes for you. Boo! As much as I love diving into an Almond Joy or two (or three…ahem) on Halloween, I get even more excited for the projects and recipes leading up to the big day. Appetizers (devilish […]

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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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