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Fall food favourites & a contest! As seen on BT Toronto October 7th

Fall food favourites & a contest! As seen on BT Toronto October 7th

It’s pumpkin season. Don’t fight it. It’s here.
The key is to find the pumpkin things that actually taste good…and that’s what I did with my segment on BT. Below are some tasty treats for you to enjoy this Fall and for Thanksgiving.
Also – OMG Baked Goodness is offering ONE person the chance to win their […]

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Italian favourites in Toronto

Italian favourites in Toronto

On July 3oth I went on BT Toronto to talk about some of my favourite foods from my recent trip to Italy with G Adventures and the places in Toronto that give me a taste of Italy. I went on a Local Living trip in Tuscany where I stayed at a beautiful agriturismo (farm house). […]

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More fab food finds!

More fab food finds!

I’ve pulled together some great local food finds for my Breakfast Television segment on April 16th.
Here’s where to find the items I’ve featured (and they’re delicious!)
Greatful Bread makes beautiful sweet and savoury challah bread. The loaves are dense and a little goes a long way. They feature flavours like S’mores, Peanut Butter & Nutella, Strawberry […]

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Coconut flour berry muffins

Coconut flour berry muffins

When someone gives you a giant bag of organic coconut flour, what do you do with it? Make muffins. And banana bread. And pancakes.
I soon learned that you rarely need more than 1/2 cup of it in any recipe because it absorbs SO. MUCH. LIQUID. When surfing online for recipes I noticed that most recipes […]

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The Delicious Food Show and Ms Martha

The Delicious Food Show and Ms Martha

I used to watch Martha Stewart every day.
I wanted a KitchenAid stand mixer because I watched her use it. Every. Day.
Back in my days of hosting on OMNI-TV, I had a TV in my office. I often flipped channels during the day to see what talk shows were on and always made a point to […]

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I hired a 12-year-old boy off the internet

To do a radio intro for my show! I cam across the website Fiverr.com where you can get all sorts of random things done for 5-bucks. Graphic design, resume help, art work, and random things like having a guy dress up like a squirrel and he’ll dance around in a forest holding a sign with any […]

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Free stuff! And it’s good stuff.

Hello friends!
I’ve got a great prize to give away full of stuff I love just in time for Mother’s Day!
It includes a great Cuisinart Power Trio Hand Blender which also comes with a mini food processor attachment, and a Conair curling iron.
The kind people at Coty are throwing in some Philosophy skincare, perfume, and nifty […]

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The Pay Chen Show

The Pay Chen Show

 
(That’s the name because I couldn’t come up with a fun and original one.)
I’m excited to tell y’all that I’m going to be hosting my own radio talk show on Newstalk 1010 Sunday nights from 8-9pm.
I’ve been eager to do more radio to compliment the years of work I’ve done in television. There are similarities […]

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Making truffles and eats with goodies from McEwan

Making truffles and eats with goodies from McEwan

 
I could spend hours upon hours wandering up and down the aisles of any great grocery store or market. Any place that lets me find gourmet chocolate, oils, beautifully packaged products and fresh produce.
So when I was asked if I would play around with some ingredients from Mark McEwan’s shop; it was like asking if […]

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Spicy Raw Kale Salad

Spicy Raw Kale Salad

Up until recently I always ate my kale cooked. It seemed like the easiest thing to do and if you’ve ever popped some raw kale into your mouth as you’re washing it, you know it’s tough and not particularly delicious. Then I realized that letting raw kale sit in a vinaigrette or dressing for a […]

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