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Tasty Lentil Tacos

"When my husband's cholesterol numbers rose, I quickly lowered the fat in our family's diet. Finding dishes that were healthy for him and yummy for our five children was a challenge, but this fun taco recipe was a huge hit with everyone." —Michelle Thomas, Bangor, Maine

Contest-Winning Hearty Hamburger Soup

"At family get-togethers, our children always request this spirit-warming ground beef soup along with a fresh loaf of homemade bread...


Spicy Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo

"I make this spicy shrimp pasta a lot because it's a something my family never seems to get tired of....


Marinara

"My mother, who was Italian American, called marinara sauce 'gravy.' She made this marinara sauce recipe in big batches several...


Chimichangas

"Though still debated, Tucson is generally credited as the original home of the chimichanga (fried "burro", as we call them,...

Zesty Snack Mix

"This crisp snack mix is a mouthwatering combination of sweet and spicy. I've taken it to numerous gatherings. Make a...


Steak with Chipotle-Lime Chimichurri

"Steak gets a flavour kick from chimichurri. This piquant, all-purpose herb sauce is so versatile, it complements most any grilled...

Black Beans with Bell Peppers & Rice

"My meat and potatoes husband goes for this cheesy, hearty black beans and rice recipe, and the kids gobble it...


Satisfying Tomato Soup

"After craving tomato soup, I decided to make my own. My sister Joan likes it chunky-style, so she doesn't puree....


Hearty Pita Tacos

"You don't need to skimp on flavour when trying to eat healthy. Our 9-year-old daughter enjoys helping us make these...


One-Pot Chili Mac

"This hearty entree is low in fat, but full of flavour. I love that you can cook the dried pasta...

Herbed Chicken and Spinach Soup

"I love this slow cooker dish because it combines some of my favourite ingredients, such as savoury spices, kidney beans...


Spicy Chicken and Hominy Soup

"This slow-cooked soup is also called 'posole,' a traditional good luck New Year's meal in my native New Mexico. Everyone...


Curly Noodle Chicken Soup

"I created this recipe for a dinner I hosted for a group of friends. The main course was Italian, and...


Mediterranean Chicken Orzo Soup

"My husband is Greek, so I'm always trying new Mediterranean recipes. This soup is his favourite dish that I make....


Rave Review Chicken Soup

"Nice and warm on a cold winter's day, this hearty chicken soup gets rave reviews from my family and friends....

White Bean Chicken Chili

"My sister shared this white bean chicken chili recipe with me. I usually double it and add one extra can...


Spice-Rubbed Chicken Thighs

"For our must-have meal, we roast chicken using bone-in, skin-on thighs. This version without skin and bones has a zesty...


Blackened Halibut

"Try serving this spicy halibut recipe with garlic mashed potatoes, hot, crusty bread and a crisp salad to lure in...


Chicken Cordon Bleu

"The addition of bacon in this cordon bleu recipe makes it one of my favorite comforting recipes. I've made it...


Slow-Cooker Sweet Potato Chocolate Mole Soup

"This recipe is perfect for those days when you’re craving something just a little bit different. It’s spicy, flavourful and...


Pressure-Cooker Greek-Style Lentil Soup

"This is a nice warming soup on a chilly day. Lentils are so good for you, too!" —Mary Smith, Columbia,...


Vegetable Lentil Soup

"Here’s a healthy slow-cooker soup that's ideal for vegetarians and those watching their weight. Butternut squash and lentils make it...


Couscous Meatball Soup

"This soup will warm you up and takes just 25 minutes of prep time, making it a perfect weeknight meal."...

Shrimp Marinara

"Flavourful marinara sauce simmers for just a few hours. Right before mealtime, toss in the shrimp to cook quickly. Serve...


Beef Roast Dinner

"Because this healthy dish is slow-cooked, you can use less expensive roasts with results as mouthwatering as the more costly...





Herbed Butternut Squash

"This is just one of many ways I prepare butternut squash for my two girls. It’s a winter staple in...