Vegan Kitchen Essentials – Part 2

Vegan Kitchen Essentials Part 2 If you missed out on our introduction, check it out at Part 1: Vegan Kitchen Essentials. For the final chapter in our series, focusing on how to get your protein and how much protein is enough, see Part 3: Vegan Kitchen Essentials.  Last Wednesday, we introduced you to some basic […]

Medieval Times Toronto Canada

Medieval Times Toronto Canada When I was in California with my sister last year, I described Medieval Times as good looking men with long hair and beards, riding horses. And accordingly, it seems rather popular with bachelorette/hen’s parties. Medieval Times describes itself as an exciting, family-friendly dinner attraction inspired by an 11th century feast and […]

How To Cook Quinoa

How to Cook Quinoa What is Quinoa? The quinoa we cook with is a seed. The plant itself is related to spinach and beets. We use quinoa in a similar manner to grains and cereals, so there’s a common misconception that it’s a grain. Traditionally, it was one of the main foods used by the Incans, along with maize.  […]

Senator Restaurant Toronto

Senator Restaurant Toronto  When you eat vegan food, diners can be hit or miss. Most often, a complete miss. And yet, I have a strange fascination with them. Perhaps it’s because the 50s style diner is not particularly prevalent in Australia. Perhaps it’s because I spent too much time watching the Winchester brothers in the […]

Vegan Friendly Chocolate Caramel Slice

Chocolate Caramel Slice – Vegan Friendly! Vegan Myths No.1: Because we don’t eat dairy, we don’t eat dessert. Unless it’s fruit. Not true, my friends! As mentioned in our post on What Do Vegans Eat For Dessert? There is an array of desserts available to us, thanks to tofu, coconut oil and milk, and nut […]

Fabbrica Toronto

Fabbrica Toronto  Do you think celebrity chefs have groupies, like rockstars? This was a question prompted by my recent visit to Fabbrica, with my friend Alex. I turned to Twitter with this question and the answer was a resounding yes. Apparently, not only celebrity chefs have groupies, but your normal, talented chefs without the television appearances also […]

Beer Lovers Tour Toronto Canada

Beer Lovers Tour Toronto Canada The question on everyone’s lips when you’ve been on a beer tour is: Did You Get Drunk? It’s funny how concerned people are that you may not have enough alcohol to get sufficiently sozzled! Rest assured, dear friends, we had an elegant sufficiency of beer during our Beer Lovers Tour. However, being 5 […]