Tag Archives: cooking

Delicious learning at the new Pelican Seafood School of Fish

New classes offer tips and tricks to make preparing fish a breeze! I feel so lucky to have grown up eating lots of fish thanks to my Maritime heritage. My mom’s skill and my love of being in the kitchen … Continue reading

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A grade-A day on an egg farm

Chefs get cracking with Egg Farmers of Canada I’m looking at eggs with renewed appreciation having spent a day last week visiting an Eastern Ontario egg farm. As on past farm visits, I was impressed by the farmers’ dedication to … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – Episode 2 recipes

It’s week two of my new TV show and I’m a little less nervous as tonight’s viewing time approaches (7:30 pm on Rogers Ottawa, Channel 22). I might even watch it all in one sitting this time, instead of having … Continue reading

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Farmers’ Feast – the Holiday 2015 Edition

Every month or three, I get a chance to step into culinary overdrive for a week or so. The Ottawa Farmers’ Market has designed a great program to help showcase the abundance of delicious local products on offer year ‘round … Continue reading

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The Best Grilled Vegetable Salad Ever

I am usually reluctant to call any recipe of mine ‘the best ever’ but after my husband raved incessantly upon tasting this creation, I’ve decided the tagline is deserved, this time. This dish was inspired by the sight of many … Continue reading

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Stocking the modern pantry

Confession time: I love grocery shopping. I love it so much that I tend to shop for food at least 5 times per week. I realize that not everyone shares my enthusiasm for gathering foodstuffs so I decided to come … Continue reading

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