- Cookin' Canuckfood blogger, food photographer, food writer, 2009 - present
Dara Michalski is the writer, recipe developer and photographer behind the award winning site, Cookin’ Canuck. Dara has been sharing her easy, innovative and healthy recipes with her readers since April 2009. More recently, she started writing about her adventures with running, including her first marathon.
Starting in September 2011, Dara’s cooking and view on health went through a transformation, leading to a 30-pound weight loss and a new dedication to moderation in eating and exercise. Read about her Health & Weight Loss Journey. Her recipes reflect the meals she serves her family – full of flavor, occasional naughty, but with a focus on health and moderation. She believes that healthy eating doesn’t need to equal boring food!
- University of British ColumbiaBA in Psychology (music for 2 years), 1990 - 1995
- St. Cloud State UniversityM.S. in Community Psychology, 2006 - 2008
- University of Northern ColoradoMusic Performance, 1989 - 1990