Episode 319: Toastmasters

Toronto Veggie Toastmasters

Today John and Sarah were joined by Wayne, Carla, and Rachelle of Veggie Toastmasters. They meet every Tuesday at Metro Hall at 6:15 p.m. For details check their Facebook page. In other news, Winterlicious begins January 30th and there are a few vegetarian and vegan options this year… including Grasslands. Also, you can now register to compete… Read more »

Episode 318: Knocked out by Gnocchi


TVP Episode 318: Knocked out by Gnocchi Lisa, John & Betsy talk LA’s new vegan cheese shop (Lisa has sampled the merchandise), Europe’s new vegan grocery chain, and Toronto’s brand new vegan pub, Porterhouse. A preview of the 7th Annual Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-off this March. What does Eat Right Ontario have to say about vegan diets? John shares… Read more »

Episode 317: How to Make a Vegan Cheese Platter for the Holidays

Photo by Lawrence Fajardo

Podcast 317 Heather O’Shea (TVA volunteer and winner of the 6th Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-Off) and Barbi Lazarus (TVA’s Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator) sit in as guest podcast hosts to chat about their ideas for savoury side dishes to bring to holiday dinners, including a vegan cheese platter that Heather’s been experimenting with, with… Read more »

Podcast 316: Happy Holidays from the Resource Center


Today Sarah and Betsy talk about the upcoming Holiday Sale here in the Resource Centre – next Saturday December 20. Also mentioned are some favourite blogs, cookbooks and Christmas meal ideas, including “How to Make Jamie Oliver’s Christmas Feast” .  We hope everyone has a safe and happy rest of December and we look forward to… Read more »

Episode 315: Travel Tips

Today John and Ana reviewed Yam Chops, Cruda Cafe, and discussed travelling as a vegan and vegan cheese on pizza. Listen Now:  Episode 315: Travel Tips

Episode 311: Lipstick, Dynamite, Grasshoppers

Today Angeline, Ana, Raj and John talk about their recent restaurant experiences in Toronto and Chicago.  They also talk about where to find a vegan winter coat. Listen Now!            

Where to find vegan winter coats in Toronto

That was certainly a wonderful tease we got last week with warm, sunny days that made us think summer might have returned for a few more weeks. But temperatures dipped again, sending us out shopping for winter coats. In case you’ve never visited the Toronto Vegetarian Association Facebook group, let me enlighten you that it… Read more »