Join Us at Our 2018 Annual General Meeting

The Toronto Vegetarian Association’s Annual General Meeting is taking place Sunday, December 2nd at 1:00 pm. This is your chance to hear what the organization has accomplished in the past year, give suggestions for future growth and help set the direction in the years moving forward by electing our 2018-2019 Board of Directors. Light refreshments… Read more »

Discount Profile: Boon Burger

Care of Danielle Kirshenbaum A day in downtown Barrie is always a must-do for my husband and I while staying at my in-laws nearby cottage over the summer. We love walking along the gorgeous waterfront, wandering along the famous Dunlop street where you’re always sure to see a variety of quaint coffee shops, casual and… Read more »

Veg Out 432: Amy Symington

On this week’s episode the gang chats with chef, nutrition professor and research associate at George Brown College, Amy Symington. We talk about her approach to plant based nutrition, raising a vegan child and her upcoming appearance at this year’s Veg Food Fest. Listen now to Veg Out with Amy Symington!

Veg Out 431: Talking Caribbean Food with Taymer Mason

Taymer Mason

On today’s episode of Veg Out, Lisa and Steve interview Taymer Mason about vegan food, her history with veganism, her cookbooks Caribbean Vegan, Caribbean Smoothies, and Caribbean Vegan (the second edition). You can buy Caribbean Smoothies and the second edition of Caribbean Vegan in the Resource Centre (Wednesdays 6-9 and Saturdays 1-4) or in the vegan… Read more »

Veg Out 430: Vegan Chocolate and Vegan Doubles

On today’s episode we learn all about working with vegan chocolate with chef Matan Volach and also get a deep dive on vegan doubles with Lucas Boers the chef behind the doubles food trike. Matan will be presenting at this year’s Veg Food Fest on Sunday Sept 9th at 6 pm at the Lakeside Terrace…. Read more »

July Social Group Events

Veggies of Halton-Peel This group will be venturing into downtown Toronto for lunch at Rosalinda, Toronto’s new all-vegan Mexican restaurant! Sunday, July 8th at 1 pm. Click here for all the details on Facebook. Social Dinner Group The next dinner is on Thursday, July 19th at 7 pm at Fresh on Eglinton (90 Eglinton Avenue East). RSVP… Read more »

Discount Profile: Away Kitchen and Cafe

Care of Barbi Lazarus Walking into Away Kitchen and Cafe in Little Italy is like walking into a garden, with living walls and a bright, airy decor. But before sitting down we wandered up to the counter to place our order and see what pastries were on hand that day. From the menu, my partner… Read more »

Veg Out 428: Vegan Rock! X

On today’s episode of Veg Out, Jeanette, Lisa and special guests Greg and Stephanie talk about how people are vegan enough, and our upcoming events! TVA volunteer Greg drops by to tell us everything we need to know about the tenth anniversary of Vegan Rock!. Sponsored by Bark & Meow Pet Supplies, Mama Vegan, MNR Distributors… Read more »

Vegan Catering Addresses Veganism Boom In Canada

Guest post care of Jackie Edwards Delicious and nutritious plant-based meals are taking Canada by storm and to respond to the boom, there are now 232 restaurants that serve vegan-friendly cuisine in Ottawa alone. To keep up with what restaurateurs are calling a food renaissance, many of the 5,041 restaurants and caterers in Canada have embraced the trend,… Read more »

Job Posting: Festival Assistant – Social Media

Canada Summer Job Post: Festival Assistant (Social Media) POSITION OVERVIEW – The Festival Assistant (Social Media) will assist with promotions for the 2018 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/they… Read more »