Veg Out 368: Vegan Dating in the Summer!

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On today’s episode of Veg Out, Lisa and Shalini talk about summer romance and how that works as a vegan! We talk about whether or not we’re “vegan” or “a vegan”, advertising that on your profile, dating as a vegan and where to take your summer flings in Toronto. Veg Out 368: Vegan Dating in the… Read more »

Discount Profile: Abokichi

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Care of Vinyse Barber Abokichi is a sweet little cafe on Dupont, right by Dupont subway station. They’re very vegetarian- and vegan-friendly, offering sandwiches, soups, salads, sweets, and one of my favourite snack foods, onigiri. Onigiri originated in Japan, and consists of half-milled rice and a filling, formed into a triangle and wrapped in a… Read more »

Watermelon Mint Slushie

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Care of Amy Symington of ameliaeats.com Makes 2 servings Ingredients: 3 cups frozen watermelon 1-2 sprigs fresh mint, stems removed 1 tbsp maple syrup (optional) Directions: In a blender add all ingredients and blend until smooth. Pour into 2 glasses and garnish with mint.

Veg Out 367: Vecado vegan pet food, the Veggie Parade and Vegan Brunch!

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On this week’s show John and Jeanette preview the upcoming Veggie Parade. We also have some exciting news about how you can get Vecado vegan pet food. We also highlight the newest veggie social group dedicated to vegan brunch. And we also read some listener feedback recommending sunscreen and Velovegan, a vegan meat bike delivery… Read more »

Let’s Celebrate World Meat Free Day

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By David Alexander, Toronto Vegetarian Association Executive Director Monday is World Meat Free Day. It couldn’t come at a better time. 2016 is shaping up to be a milestone year for environmental advocacy and education. And front-and-centre is the question of what we eat and where it comes from. In January, the United Nations declared 2016 to be International… Read more »

A Guide to Vegan Ice Cream in Toronto’s Veg Village

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By Barbi Lazarus, Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator The latest Veg Out: Toronto’s Vegetarian Podcast gave a fabulous rundown of the increasing vegan options for ice cream around the GTA. With so many options to choose from, it’s hard to decide where to go when you feel like treating yourself to something cold and creamy…. Read more »

Veg Out 365: The Summer Episode

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On today’s episode John, Lizzie and Lisa discuss the growth of vegan ice cream.  There are so many vegan ice cream companies and place to buy vegan ice cream these days: Sweet Olenka’s, Pleasantville Creamery, Cosmic Treats, Apiecalypse Now, Bunners, and Nanashake.  The co-hosts also share their thoughts on vegan sunscreen and what’s the best… Read more »

5 Great Post-Workout Snacks

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By Barbi Lazarus, Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator June has arrived, which means we are in full swing training and fundraising with the Toronto Vegetarian Team! The Toronto Vegetarian Team works tirelessly every summer fundraising for the Toronto Vegetarian Association while training for October’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Our team is already growing quickly, thanks… Read more »

Summer Job Post: Festival & Events Assistant (promotions)

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POSITION OVERVIEW – The Festival & Events Assistant will assist with the promotion, ad design, production, and delivery of the 2016 Veg Food Fest and associated events. The successful applicant will work closely with the Toronto Vegetarian Association team to promote the festival within the GTA and to vegetarians across the continent. S/he will craft communications and design materials… Read more »