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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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Summer Harvest Naan Pizza Recipe with Corn, Tomatoes & Jalapeño

Aug 18, 2014
Summer Harvest Naan Pizza Recipe with Corn, Tomatoes & Jalapeño | cookincanuck.com

Pile on the sweet corn and tomatoes to make an easy, fantastic summertime naan pizza. Jalapeño peppers add a touch of heat. There’s a new restaurant in town, about 7 minutes from our house and it caught my eye on a day that I was craving pizza. Okay, really, that’s just about any day. But […]

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Sautéed Zucchini, Corn & Blistered Tomatoes Recipe

Aug 6, 2014
Sautéed Zucchini, Corn & Blistered Tomatoes Recipe | cookincanuck.com

This is, quite simply, one of the best summer side dishes I’ve every made. Sweet corn and tomatoes are sautéed with diced zucchini, lime juice and cilantro. Little do the farmers know it, but my family has taken full ownership of our favorite farm stand. “Let’s go to our farm stand.” “We bought some amazing […]

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Healthy Zucchini, Tomato & Yellow Squash Gratin Recipe

Jul 14, 2014
Healthy Zucchini, Tomato & Yellow Squash Gratin | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this healthy vegetarian gratin, filled with fresh zucchini, tomatoes and yellow squash. It’s perfect as a side dish or light meal. The entrepreneurial spirit was alive and well in our neighborhood this weekend. Signs were made, cups and spoons were in place and ice was at the ready as my boys and their […]

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Roasted Portobello Mushroom Recipe with Cheese & Breadcrumb Topping

May 2, 2014
Roasted Portobello Mushroom Recipe with Cheese & Breadcrumb Topping | cookincanuck.com

Portobello mushrooms are stuffed with fresh tomatoes and topped with crunchy and cheesy breadcrumbs. It’s a fantastic appetizer or vegetarian entree! I have a thing for mushroom recipes. It probably has something to do with the fact that I don’t eat them very often, due to my family’s passionate dislike of the meaty vegetable. I’m […]

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Easy Braised Pork Chop Recipe with Tomatoes & Olives

Apr 18, 2014
Easy Braised Pork Chop Recipe with Tomatoes & Olives | cookincanuck.com

This easy and tasty pork chop recipe will become a staple on your weekly menu in no time. They’re healthy and packed with flavor, but cook in a flash. I envy those of you who are diligent about meal planning for your families each Sunday and manage avoid the whole “fly by the seat of […]

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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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Healthy Turkey Sloppy Joe Recipe

Mar 21, 2014
Healthy Turkey Sloppy Joe Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Kick up the flavor and “healthy” factor of Sloppy Joes with this easy recipe. It’s great for a last-minute weeknight meal. You may be someone who plans your menu for the week (how I envy your organizational skills!) or that other type of person who decides what’s for dinner at 5pm, when the troops are […]

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