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Hoisin Turkey & Broccoli Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

May 27, 2015
Hoisin Turkey & Broccoli Stuffed Sweet Potatoes | cookincanuck.com

Ground turkey and broccoli, along with a scrumptious hoisin-based sauce top this stuffed sweet potato for a scrumptious, healthy and quick dinner! May and June may not be prime time for sweet potatoes, but this recipe appeared in my mind last week and I haven’t been able to escape it. The hoisin, turkey and broccoli […]

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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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Tart Cherry & Peach Sparkler Recipe

May 18, 2015
Tart Cherry and Peach Sparkler Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Liven up your day with a refreshing Tart Cherry & Peach Sparkler that is not only delicious, but has some surprising health benefits. Thank you to the Cherry Marketing Institute for helping me to share this recipe with you. If you want to see the dark side of me, just deprive me of food (plummeting […]

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Healthy Breakfast Burrito with Avocado & Chipotle Yogurt

May 13, 2015
Healthy Breakfast Burrito with Chipotle Yogurt | cookincanuck.com

There’s nothing better than a good breakfast burrito that you can wrap your hands and mouth around! Creamy avocado & chipotle yogurt take this healthy one to the next level. Thanks to the California Avocado Commission for helping me to share this recipe with you. When I first met my husband, I had barely tasted […]

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30-Minute Rice Noodle Soup with Mushrooms & Kale

May 7, 2015
30-Minute Rice Noodle Soup with Mushrooms & Kale {Vegetarian}

This 30-Minute Rice Noodle Soup recipe is great for last minute meals. The mushrooms and kale are not only healthy, but add fantastic flavor! I wish I could say that I’m one of those people who has my meal plan for the coming week beautifully laid out by Sunday evening, ready for an efficient, once […]

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Rhubarb & Apple Crisp Recipe {Low Sugar}

May 4, 2015
Rhubarb & Apple Crisp {Low Sugar}

Treat your family to a perfectly tart and sweet fruit crisp, made with rhubarb, apples and a crumble topping that is low in sugar, but not in taste. Whenever I cook with rhubarb, I can’t help but conjure up the vision of my husband’s grandmother standing on her back porch, BB gun in hand, ready […]

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10 Healthy Brunch Recipes for Mother’s Day

May 3, 2015
Healthy Brunch Recipes for Mother's Day

Treat that special lady in your life with a healthy and delicious Mother’s Day brunch. These 10 recipes are some of my tried and true favorites. I’d like to think of myself as a simple woman when it comes to Mother’s Day celebrations. I strive to be that mum that skirts around the “high maintenance” […]

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Whole Wheat Banana Flax Pancakes

May 1, 2015
Whole Wheat Banana Flax Pancakes Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Breakfast, lunch or dinner…these healthy Whole Wheat Banana Flax Pancakes are fluffy and full of flavor! Pancakes are somewhat of a sacred meal in our house, meaning that they are revered above almost any other food. If my husband or I come back from a run, what do we crave? Pancakes. A busy night of […]

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Kamut Salad with Oranges, Leeks & Blue Cheese {Giveaway}

Apr 29, 2015
Kamut Salad with Oranges, Leeks & Blue Cheese | cookincanuck.com

The flavors in this Kamut Salad with Oranges, Leeks and Blue Cheese recipe from the beautiful new cookbook, Simply Ancient Grains, will make you dig in for bite after bite. When I was a kid, my mum took a natural foods cooking class from a woman who was considered to be the natural foods guru […]

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