Author Archives: Paula Roy

About Paula Roy

Welcome to my kitchen! I play with words and with food. I love simple dishes prepared with passion and am always seeking to find new methods to make food as fun and flavourful as possible. I'm also an enthusiastic explorer of faraway lands and cuisines.

Maple shortbread cookies

A melt-in-your-mouth treat that’s not too sweet! My family consumes many litres of maple syrup each year. We are really fortunate to live not far from Lanark County, the maple syrup capital of Ontario, so we have easy access to … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods Season 2, Episode 1

Speedy and delicious breakfast ideas! Great news – some fresh recipes are hitting the airwaves! I’m so excited to be welcoming you into my kitchen again as Season 2 of my show, Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods, begins airing on Rogers … Continue reading

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Baked cinnamon-cardamom mini donut bites

A fast and flavourful small-batch treat! I first started making baked donuts a few years ago (check out this fantastic maple-glazed version) and found they were just as delicious as their less-healthy deep fried cousins. These little ones – made … Continue reading

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Carleton Place a hotbed for good food and drink

Small town offers big flavours! Being away from home on a road trip is about the only time I’m happy to take a break from cooking for a couple of days. I love preparing healthy, delicious food so much that … Continue reading

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Baked bacon and egg bites

Who needs bread for breakfast when you’ve got these? Let the record show that I do love bread. I bake a few loaves each week for my family and it’s one of the most pleasurable activities I undertake in my … Continue reading

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Carleton Place an ideal getaway destination

So much fun to be had so close to home! The surest way to test the charms of a small town is to visit it during winter. If it seems appealing – or even impressive – at that time of … Continue reading

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Crispy sweet potato nests with eggs

An easy yet impressive meal for any time of day! I wish I was the kind of person who enjoyed going out for brunch. I love the idea of having someone else prepare something tasty and interesting for my first … Continue reading

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