Today Ana, Kirti, and Lisa O. discuss many upcoming events, including NARD Day, the Toronto Veggie Parade, The Walk for Values, Hamilton Veggie Fest, the Toronto Raw/Vegan Festival, and the Vegan Pop Up. They also discuss some new restaurants they’ve tried. And they are challenging you to find a city with more vegan restaurants listed on Happycow… Read more »
This week on the podcast, Marcus McLean, the Festival and Events Coordinator from the TVA, drops by to get us excited about the Veggie Parade. Apiecalypse Now announce they are behind the mystery vegan pizza restaurant opening up at Bloor and Christie. Sarah and Jeanette chat about behind the scenes baking at Bunner’s. John gives… Read more »
May 1 TVA Podcast On this week’s podcast, John, Kirti, and Jeanette chat about Jon Stewart and Tracey Stewart’s animal activism. all the upcoming festivals including Toronto Raw Vegan Fest, Veggie Fest Hamilton, Niagara Veg Fest and TVA volunteer opportunities at Pride Toronto. As always, we salivate over new veggie food options, including the Vegan Duchess,… Read more »
by Lucas Solowey, Interim General Manager Millions of people worldwide come together each year on April 22nd to celebrate Earth Day. In an effort to make our planet cleaner, greener and more sustainable, today many organizations are urging people to pick up a broom, change their light bulbs, recycle or buy a hybrid car. What… Read more »
Vitamin D is an important nutrient for vegetarians and vegans to supplement with. It is a fact that it is not common in vegetarian foods (and actually it is found in few non-vegetarian foods too), and getting your Vitamin D from the sun by going out in the sunshine without sporting sunscreen isn’t a great… Read more »
This week it’s back to our roots with two volunteers, Jeanette and John. We recap Vegan Rock, celebrate Field Roast coming back to Canada, and deliver all the latest veggie news, including new positions available at the TVA, more pizza and the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale on April 25th. Photo courtesy of Vegan Rock 7… Read more »
Jeanette and Sarah are back! This time with Greg and Dyniss, the organizers of this year’s Vegan Rock! Please come check it out on Thursday, April 9 at the Supermarket Bar in Kensington Market. Doors open at 8pm. For more information find Vegan Rock! on facebook. TVP 329: Vegan Rock 7!
Today Jeannette and Sarah had the opportunity to speak with author Colleen Patrick Goudreau about her book, The 30 Day Vegan Challenge. The book is available to borrow from the Resource Centre Library and the book, along with Colleen’s other books, website and podcast, is a wonderful resources for both new and long time vegans… Read more »
Today Sarah, Angeline, Betsy, Jeanette and John talked about their bake-off experiences, including Jeanette’s experience as a baker. Here are links for Kathleen Edwards’ Morning Glory Muffins, The Plant Pure Kickstarter , The Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale and the LUSH cosmetics campaign to end animal testing in the production of cosmetics. TVP 327: Bake-off recap and… Read more »
Today we had a large crowd in the RC! John, Jeanette, Kirti, Angeline, and Lisa O. discuss the upcoming Bake-Off, Vegan Rock, Blog TO’s best vegetarian restaurants, and the recent explosion of vegan and raw restaurants. Listen now!