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Episode 306: Sugar-Free Sensation

July 19, 2014

Today John and Lisa O. are the co-hosts on the podcast.  The two share information about their recent eating experiences, and their mixed reactions to the news that Quality Meat Packers have closed their doors in Toronto.

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Episode 305: Volunteering with TVA, Veg outreach and sharing your story

July 12, 2014

Today Sarah, Angeline and Kirti were joined by King,  a TVA outreach volunteer who shared his experiences as a TVA volunteer.  We  mentioned restaurants and products that can help make living a healthy lifestyle just a little bit easier. Like FreshCity Farms , and Vegan Cuts . We also talked about the importance of social support when transitioning to vegetarianism, or becoming vegan and how working at the events like those coming up this summer can lead to new friendships ...


Podcast 303: Make Your Summer Veggielicious

July 07, 2014

bunnerssoftserveCindy and Kirti introduce you to our directory assistant, Izzy and they share info about plenty of delicious vegetarian news and events. New locations for two of Toronto’s most popular vegan dining establishments, vegan options at Summerlicious, and event a coconut festival!

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Podcast 302: Running Raw Around Australia

June 14, 2014

Today John, Kirti and Sarah are joined by Alan Murray and Janette Murray-Wakelin.  Alan and Janette are best known as the couple who ran around the perimeter of Australia over the span of the year fueled entirely on raw food.  If you are interested in seeing more of Alan and Janette you can help put their story into documentary format or see them on June 18th at Idea City in Toronto.

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Podcast 301: Farming Humans Documentary

June 07, 2014

Angeline and Kirti interviewed Myles Shane ( of Hiltz Squared Media, about “Farming Humans”, a documentary in which 12 volunteers will live in cages for 10 days.

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Podcast 302: It’s Patio Season and some of our favourite books

May 31, 2014

Today Sarah, Lisa and Cindy talked about our favourite books, recent restaurants we’ve visited, upcoming events and some sweet videos to check out.

Mr. G and Jellybean 

The Veggie Parade!

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A Tale of 2 Vegan Cities: Toronto vs. New York

May 14, 2014

By Barbi Lazarus, Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator

New York City, so I’ve heard, is famous for it’s cornucopia of vegetarian restaurants. So, when my partner suggested he’d like to take a vacation there with one purpose in mind, to eat, I was up for it (although it doesn’t take much to convince me to go on vacation anywhere).

I found planning our 5 night trip quite overwhelming at first. With literally over 400 listings coming up for New York City on ...


Podcast 300: Festivals and Food Markets

May 10, 2014

ApieCalypseNowWe (Angeline, Cindy, John and Kirti) bring news about upcoming veg Festivals, veg-friendly markets in the GTA and give a bit of a teaser about some special upcoming episodes!

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Podcast 299: The Out of Sync Episode

May 09, 2014

John and Lisa O (and Luke) discuss the plight of Toronto-based vegans who love authentic Mexican food, the past and future local participants of the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale, some exciting new restaurant openings, job postings, the summer camp that won’t accept adults, and more.

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Veg Travel in Central America and Beyond

May 05, 2014

by Dinesh S. Parakh

P1010349Canadians are fond of heading south to escape the clutches of winter, with many of the most popular destinations being in the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America. Trouble is, these parts of the world are not known for their animal-friendly culinary offerings, lacking a well-developed ‘veg consciousness’ compared to places like India, Taiwan, Ethiopia or Jamaica where vegetarianism is part of religious and cultural tradition.

Some veg travelers don’t ...

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