Podcast 277: Prairie Girl, Cats, Avocados

Today John, Lisa O., Sarah, and David sample the vegan versions now being served by Prairie Girl Cupcakes.  The consensus:  two-thumbs up!  Other items on today’s podcast:   TVA’s birthday celebration is on Wednesday, Cedar Row animal sanctuary trip on June 22, eating avocados in California and Mexico. Listen Now!

Podcast 276: Fond of Food

Veronica and Kate discuss …food, as usual. Also of note: Toronto to March to Close Down All Slaughterhouses June 15th 2013 Assembly time 10am, March 11am. Meeting: South East corner of Christie Pitts Park. Strolling down Bathurst? Check out the Raw Vegan Festival Sat 10-8, Sun 10-4.   Listen now! http://veg.ca/audio/tvp/20130608.mp3

Podcast 275: Veggie Pride Parade

Today John and Kate discuss today’s Veggie Pride Parade, refried bean and Ethiopian lentil recipes, a bunch of vegetarian related organizations doing good work, and all of the upcoming vegetarian/vegan/raw festivals on the horizon. Listen Now!

Podcast 274: I like it soggy

Today Sarah, Lisa, John and Kate have a great time discussing Rise Above, last week’s World Wide Vegan Bake Sale, takeout without, and Zara’s. Listen Now!

Podcast 273: Bloggin’ vegan style

Get your pots and pans, and ovens ready, because this week Sarah and Veronica discuss their favourite vegan blogs and their first cookbooks.  If cooking’s not your thing, they’ve also got news about a handful of new restaurants with vegetarian options. Listen now!

Podcast 271: Helping pigs and eating taco salad

Today, John and Lisa O. discuss tonight’s Vegan Rock event, the upcoming Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale, the newly opened Grasslands restaurant, Peaceable Kingdom, the barbecue tofu plate at One Love Vegetarian, John’s quest to make the perfect taco salad, and Cedar Row Farm Sanctuary‘s current Indiegogo campaign to help a pig name Joaquin live a happy… Read more »

Podcast Special – Vegan Rock is almost here

We talk to Ashkon Habooti, organizer of Toronto’s Vegan Rock show on April 6th at the Tranzac (292 Brunswick) at 8pm. Ticket sales benefit the Toronto Vegetarian Association and will be available at the show at a suggested price of $12, though no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Learn about the awesome… Read more »

Podcast 270: The Arm Burrito

Today John and Sarah discuss the lupini bean, some good vegan recipes/news from Canadian Running magazine, and eating well in Chicago (Karyn’s Cooked and Quesadilla La Reina del Sur).   Listen Now!

Podcast 269: We’re back!

Today John and Lisa O. discuss some new vegan businesses listed in the directory, the LA School District’s adoption of Meatless Mondays, a new documentary about climate change (the word is anthropogenic!), Lisa’s Ethiopian restaurant challenge, John’s upcoming visit to Chicago, and a promising-looking flax-based recipe for vegan egg whites. Listen now!