“Diving into vegetarian living” and more stories

Here are nine stories from those who did the Veggie Challenge this past spring. Diving into vegetarian living “It was exciting to try new things.” I recently became interested in becoming vegetarian after reading several books about food – such as the Omnivores Dilemma by Michael Pollan and Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran. As I… Read more »

Sept 29: 25 Cent Nature Burgers at Lick’s

Lick’s is hosting a special fundraising event for the Toronto Vegetarian Association! On Saturday, September 29th at twenty Lick’s locations across the GTA, Nature Burgers will be on sale for only TWENTY-FIVE CENTS, with proceeds going to the TVA. Visit www.lickshomeburgers.com to find a location near you and come out to support TVA and get… Read more »

Vegetarian Directory Updates – September 2012

The 2013 edition of the Vegetarian Directory will be launched at this year’s Vegetarian Food Festival and right here on September 7th! Vegan Options at Omni Restaurants
 Kathy writes: “I would like to let you know of a new Mexican restaurant in which I just ate lunch, called Comoencasa – Fresh Mexican Kitchen. (565 Yonge… Read more »

Vegetarian Directory Updates – August 2012

Discount Updates We are very pleased to announce new partnerships with these businesses in our Toronto Veg Card program. Get your card here, or use your Vegetarian Discount Card if you have one! Click on company name for full details. Khalsa Pizza – 10% Lovemuffin Bakery -10% Pulp Kitchen Juice Bar & Vegan Takeout -10%… Read more »

Vegetarian Directory Updates – July 2012

Vegan Options at Omni Restaurants Photo credit: MeShell Once again MeShell finds the goods in omni restaurants, and makes a case as to how to find out if they have vegan options… ask them publically. Read the full article about Hawker Bar here. (164 Ossington Ave., 647-343-4698) “[We ordered the] vegan laksa. And as an… Read more »

Why I’m Veg Contest Winners 2013

We received an amazing collection of creative videos for the Why I’m Veg video contest. All the videos were inspirational and told their story about why they went vegetarian and what keeps them committed to a vegetarian diet. It was a difficult decision to select only three winners, but here they are! Grand Prize Winner… Read more »

Vegetarian Directory Updates – June 2012

The June edition of the Vegetarian Directory Updates are too long to show here! Click on Read More Below to learn about: Vegan eggs Feel Good Guru vegan take-out Vegan and Veg options at fancy restaurants Vegan treat of the month club New online vegan shoe store Vegan donuts and other baked goods Veg/Vegan Realtors… Read more »

Discount Profile: Gourmet Vegetarian Restaurant

With their prices already low in exchange for massive portions, it’s hard to imagine that vegetarian discount card holders now get an additional 10% off their meal! Even if you live downtown, it’s worth making the trip to Richmond Hill/Markham for a meal out at Gourmet Vegetarian Restaurant. Our first dish, rice and mixed vegetables, may… Read more »

Enter our Why I’m Veg video contest

This June, the Toronto Vegetarian Association will launch our first-ever Why I’m Veg Week featuring “Why I’m Veg” videos from vegetarians of all shapes and sizes including the famous, the expert and the soon-to-be discovered! Through these videos, we have the opportunity to inspire thousands of others to consider issues like sustainability, healthy eating and… Read more »

January 2012: eLifelines

Happy new year! We can’t wait to get things rolling in 2012. There’s already so much to get excited about. The 4th Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-Off will be here in less than one month, closely followed by Vegan Rock, a fundraising concert and bake sale, so we hope you’ve got your sweet tooths polished! It… Read more »