Monthly Archives: August 2017

Perfectly Peachy

Juicy ideas for a favourite fruit! Isn’t peach season just fantastic? I adore peaches and while it’s hard to beat the simple delights of eating one out of hand, letting the juice run down your arm, there are lots of … Continue reading

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White Russian Milkshake

Decadent drink and dessert all in one! I still remember the first time I tasted a White Russian cocktail. A fellow server at the bar where I worked during University ordered one when she was off-shift and encouraged me (normally … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – episode 10 recipes

Shining a spotlight on Maritime hospitality! The new summertime episodes of Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods on Rogers TV Ottawa have been such a treat to prepare. I love to travel and have visited many regions in Canada, something that makes … Continue reading

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Crisp and colourful Waldorf pasta salad

A hearty and nutritious meal that’s simple to prepare! I love Waldorf salad. Crunchy, creamy and delicious, it offers such a pleasing combination of contrasting flavours and textures. It’s long been one of my go-to lunches because it’s super packable. … Continue reading

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Tuna crudo with shaved vegetables and lime vinaigrette

A flavour explosion that’s as pretty as it is delicious! Many global cuisines feature raw or barely-cured fish and while I have sampled many different varieties, I keep coming back to Italian-style crudo. This simple preparation features thinly sliced raw … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – Episode 15 recipes

Western Canadian ingredients served with flavourful twists! Our culinary tour across Canada continues this week in the western part of our beautiful country. Farmers and fishers from the western provinces provide an abundance of great ingredients which are among my … Continue reading

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Dulce de leche butter pecan ice cream

A rich, flavourful frozen treat! I’ve been a big fan of dulce de leche for years, though I didn’t know it by that name years ago when my mom used to magically transform cans of sweetened condensed milk into a … Continue reading

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