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Vegetarian Pesto & Olive Pizza Roll-Ups Recipe

Jun 30, 2014
Vegetarian Pesto & Olive Pizza Roll-Ups Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Surprise your family or guests with these fun vegetarian olive and pesto pizza roll-ups. They’re great for snacking! Thank you to California Ripe Olives and Kitchen PLAY for helping me to share this recipe with you. (Be sure to scroll down to find out how you could win a fantastic California Ripe Olives gift pack! [...]

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Easy Braised Balsamic & Herb Chicken Recipe

Apr 21, 2014
Easy Braised Balsamic & Herb Chicken Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Even though the weather is getting warmer and we’re turning towards healthy grilled recipes like the Grilled Vegetable Wrap with Hummus that I made last week, I can’t help but throw some comfort food into the mix every few days. I think it’s my Canadian blood that makes me do it. From the inside out, [...]

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Mushroom, Bacon & Spinach Whole Wheat Pasta Recipe

Apr 16, 2014
Mushroom, Bacon & Spinach Whole Wheat Pasta Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Mushrooms, bacon and spinach in a (fairly) light whole wheat pasta dish that’s ready in 30 minutes. Does it get any better than that? As much as I enjoy meatless meals (I’ve been making this one over and over again), I can’t fathom completely giving up meat. There’s one word to explain this…bacon. Well okay, [...]

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Light Curry Egg Salad Recipe with Greek Yogurt

Apr 11, 2014
Light Curry Egg Salad Recipe with Greek Yogurt | cookincanuck.com

Lighten up egg salad and add an extra punch of flavor with a dash of curry powder. It’s perfect for a quick and healthy lunch. Soft white bread, lots of mayo and egg salad tucked inside…with the crusts cut off. That is my mum’s dream version of an egg salad sandwich. And who can blame [...]

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One-Pot Turkey Sausage & Bean Ragout Recipe

Mar 24, 2014
One-Pot Chicken Sausage & Bean Ragout Recipe  | cookincanuck.com

This one-pot dinner recipe is sure to be a hit with the whole family. It combines turkey sausages and black beans in a tomato-based sauce, all in 30 minutes. You know you’ve hit the recipe jackpot when your two kids and one of their friends inhale their first helping and promptly ask for a second. [...]

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Crispy Baked Parmesan-Crusted Chicken Tenders Recipe

Feb 5, 2014
Crispy Baked Parmesan-Crusted Chicken Tenders Recipe | cookincanuck.com

It’s time to leave those fried chicken nuggets in the dust! This crispy and healthy baked chicken tender recipe will be a hit with both kids and adults. It’s been several years since I’ve had to crawl through the tunnels of a McDonald’s Playplace to “save” one of my boys from the depths of the [...]

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Quick Farro Recipe with Chicken Sausage, Tomatoes & Arugula

Jan 27, 2014
Quick Farro Recipe with Chicken Sausage, Tomatoes & Arugula | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this quick farro recipe, loaded with chicken sausage, tomatoes and argula, for a healthy and easy weeknight meal. There’s nothing like a jam-packed week of travel, soccer tournaments and Kung-Fu classes to force busy parents to seriously consider driving straight to the nearest drive-thru at dinnertime. But even if you are trying to [...]

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Recipes for Health & Weight Loss in 2014

Jan 1, 2014
Healthy Recipes for 2014 | Cookin' Canuck

Dive into these healthy recipes for a year of healthy living and weight loss. There’s something for everyone, from snacks and soups to vegetarian dishes and desserts. Add six weeks to January 1st and you hit the time that knocks the resolve out of most New Year’s resolutions. If promises to yourself involve losing weight [...]

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Chicken Tenders with Cherry Ginger Glaze Recipe

Dec 18, 2013
Chicken Tenders with Cherry Ginger Glaze Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this quick and healthy chicken tenders recipe in minutes. The cherry ginger glaze makes “easy” seem “fancy”. Visions of sugarplums are dancing in our heads…but dinner still needs to be on the table so that the kids don’t dive face first into the Christmas cookies while we are lying on the couch, recovering [...]

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