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Easy Chicken, Tomato & Orzo Soup Recipe

Aug 24, 2015
Easy Chicken, Tomato & Orzo Soup...Healthy comfort food! 241 calories and 6 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe #dinner

This easy soup is always a crowd pleaser. Using standard ingredients in your fridge and pantry, it comes together without an extra trip to the grocery store! Up until this summer, I had given up all hope of my boys showing any interest in playing a musical instrument. As a former music major and someone […]

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12 Healthy Tomato Recipes

Aug 21, 2015
12 Healthy Tomato Recipes...Perfect for your gardenful of fresh tomatoes! | cookincanuck.com

It’s time to put your summertime tomato bounty to good use. These healthy tomato recipes will have you wishing that summer lasted all year long! The first year we planted tomatoes in our garden, we were in for a surprise. The raised bed was dotted with cherry, Roma and zebra tomato plants, tucked in between […]

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Skillet Whole Wheat Pasta with Chicken & Tomato Sauce

Aug 18, 2015
Skillet Whole Wheat Pasta with Chicken and Tomato Sauce…30 minute dinner!  240 calories and 6 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe #healthy

Every home cook needs a go-to healthy pasta recipe, with a great homemade tomato sauce. This one will take you only 30 minutes, from stovetop to table. Ever since I posted my favorite 20 Healthy School Night Recipes last week, I’ve had easy recipes on the brain. You know the kind I mean. They are […]

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Grilled Pork Chops with Peach Salsa Recipe

Aug 6, 2015
Grilled Pork Chops with Peach Salsa…Quick as a flash, with fresh summer flavors.  230 calories and 5 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe

Summertime means fresh peaches and tomatoes, and easy summertime meals. These Grilled Pork Chops with Peach Salsa are ready in less than 30 minutes! Remember when I said that this was the summer of grilled pork chops at our house? Well, that was back on June 1st when I posted Grilled Pork Chops with Greek […]

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Shrimp, Hearts of Palm, Cucumber & Tomato Salad Recipe

Jul 1, 2015
Shrimp, Hearts of Palm, Cucumber and Tomato Salad…Light & easy! 152 calories and 4 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com  #recipe

If you haven’t tried hearts of palm, this bright and healthy salad, with shrimp, cucumber and tomatoes, just may make you fall in love with them! When it comes to vegetables, I am an equal opportunity cook. I favor fresh veggies, particularly in the summertime when our fridge is practically overflowing with zucchini, corn, eggplant […]

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Grilled Caprese Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms Recipe

Jun 26, 2015
Grilled Caprese Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms…A great vegetarian meal or appetizer! 143 calories and 4 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe

All the flavors of a caprese salad, tucked inside of a grilled portobello mushroom. This makes for a great vegetarian meal or appetizer! It seems that there’s a slight imbalance in the backyard barbecue world. After talking to a couple of vegetarian friends in the past, I realized that non-meat eaters tend to get the […]

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Sun-Dried Tomato & Dill Yogurt Dip

Jun 12, 2015
Sun-Dried Tomato & Dill Yogurt Dip…Only 5 minutes to make! 31 calories and 1 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe #appetizer

Throw all of the ingredients in a food processor and 3 minutes later you’ll have a fantastic Sun-Dried Tomato & Dill Yogurt Dip, perfect for an appetizer, or spreading on a sandwich or even fish. Tis the season of summertime entertaining, and nothings says “Ina Garten meets backyard barbecue potluck” than an appetizer that looks […]

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Greek Quinoa & Hummus Stuffed Tomatoes

May 20, 2015
Greek Quinoa and Hummus Stuffed Tomatoes...213 calories and 5 Weight Watchers PP | cookincanuck.com #recipe #healthy

Whip up these healthy and delicious Greek Quinoa & Hummus Stuffed Tomatoes of your next summertime get-together, or as a light lunch. Thank you to Sabra for helping me to share this recipe with you. A few years ago, my husband built a couple of raised beds in our backyard, one large one for kale, […]

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Italian Turkey Meatballs in Tomato Sauce Recipe

Mar 2, 2015
Italian Turkey Meatballs in Tomato Sauce Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Meatballs are always a crowd pleaser. These healthy turkey ones happily wallow in a pan of homemade tomato sauce. When my husband and I lived in New York City years ago, we regularly hit various Italian restaurants around the city, from the authentic joints in Little Italy to the family-style place near our apartment. While […]

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