Tag Archives: cream cheese

Carrot cake cookie sandwiches with maple cream cheese frosting

A not-too-sweet treat the whole family will love! I’ve always been a fan of carrot cake although for many years I deluded myself into believing that it’s actually healthy because it has vegetables in it. Of course, I was wilfully … Continue reading

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Roasted carrots with balsamic mascarpone and pistachios

An easy yet impressive vegetable dish! Have you ever noticed that vegetables served in good restaurants usually look stunning and taste fantastic? I think that is because many chefs wisely treat their vegetables not just as ‘side dishes’ but instead … Continue reading

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Simple Puff Pastry Stuffed Waffles

A Mostly Make-Ahead Breakfast Treat My family loves waffles smothered in maple syrup and fresh fruit, but sometimes I can’t resist the urge to switch things up a little. These Nutella and cream cheese stuffed waffles are deceptively simple to … Continue reading

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Paula Roy’s Favourite Foods – Episode 6 recipes

Wow! Episode 6 already? The team from Rogers TV Ottawa and I actually only shot 6 episodes this summer but I am super excited to announce that today we filmed three more for your viewing and cooking pleasure. What made … Continue reading

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Upsidedown Mini Rhubarb-Ginger Cheesecakes

I don’t know about you, but one of my favourite parts of eating cheesecake is the crust.  Crunchy, sweet and packed with flavour … why, it just makes sense to put it on top instead of hiding it at the … Continue reading

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Corn Muffins with Blueberry Cream Cheese Filling

These delightful muffins are super tasty and also a little more satisfying than some recipes which don’t have a lot of substance. It’s the corn that makes the difference, adding both flavour and fibre. Take note that this recipe calls … Continue reading

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Cheesy Brussels sprout and onion dip

Remember that dip that got served at every party you went to between 1990 and 1999? The one with canned artichoke hearts and loads of cheese? Yeah, that one. I was thinking about that recipe the other day and decided … Continue reading

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