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  • Vegan shopping haul at Costco Canada

    Ok, right from the start some of you might hate Costco. There are a lot of good reasons to be angry at big box stores, and congratulations to everyone supporting local businesses! This post, however, is for those of you who love Costco, and to those who may not have realized that Costco can be a fantastic source of vegan staples and specialty items. Even if you are not vegan, you might find a lot of…

  • Toronto Vegan Pizza Series: I’m in love!

    After all the delicious vegan pizza I ate in Toronto last week – I had to share my favourites and all my top tips. The pizzas I ate were: Magic Oven, Black Magic Mama’s Pizza (Spicy Vegan) Blaze Pizza (build your own) Famoso (build your own) I know there are loads of great options I did not get to try, and I look forward to that in the near future, but after a week of…

  • Toronto Vegan Pizza Series: Magic Oven

    I am a HUGE pizza fan! I once traveled from DC to NYC by bus on a one-day, round trip just to try coal-fired brick oven pizza at the historic Grimaldi’s Pizzeria in Coney Island. Just to set the record straight – I’m not a pizza snob. I love all pizza, but Neapolitan pizza with ’00 flour and San Marzano tomatoes is what I love best. I kinda gave up pizza when I became vegan, because the…

  • Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-off!

    What a fabulous day! Today I was a contestant in the Toronto Vegetarian Association’s 8th annual Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-Off! The event is amazing, bringing together professional and home bakers who produce an incredible array of delicious vegan treats. Check these out!

  • Hot tips for cool-weather fun in Toronto

    Living in balance over the holiday season is about more than just the food we eat. Having a Happy, Healthy Holiday also means paying attention to self-care, getting enough sleep and being active. If you get a chance, this holiday season, try taking a restorative yoga class, going for a massage or a long gentle walk in the woods. These calm, restorative practices replenish our energy and allow us to give something back to ourselves…