Treat your Mom to something awesome from our Veg Guide!


May 1, 2019

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching (May 12th this year!) and I know you’re all busy trying to plan a great day for all the Moms out there. Well, we’re here to help! Here’s a list of great special menus, treats, and more to help Mom have a great day!




From May 1st until Mother’s Day, Alternity is honouring Mothers by offering them a much needed cacao and coffee break for just $6. This includes our Americano made with Organic fair trade coffee beans and our signature Cacao dipped Peanut Butter Oat bar.





Take Mom for brunch at Away Kitchen on Queen! Away is launching a new Sunday Brunch, featuring poutine with cashew hollandaise, brunch pizza, and waffles! Starting May 5, the week before Mother’s Day.



Better Cookies


Send a personalized gift to mom on Mother’s Day online with We have gift baskets, gift boxes, cookie bouquets and cookie jars to make her day extra sweet. Each gourmet cookie we make is hand shaped, baked fresh and made with care. We even add extra chocolate chips on top of every chocolate cookie to make them totally delicious. We locally deliver our cookies in Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Mississauga, Dundas, Stoney Creek and across Toronto.
To find out more about our Mother’s day cookie gifts and to order a gift online please see:



Bed Yoga Breakfast


Have a Mom’s Spa Day Getaway at our newest Veg Guide business; Bed Yoga Breakfast!
This Mother’s Day, give mom what she really wants – a day off. There’s no better way to show your mom some love by skipping the cheesy gifts and giving her what every hard-working mama needs: a bit of a break. Your getaway package at Bed Yoga Breakfast includes gentle morning yoga and meditation, followed by a delicious plant-based breakfast, plus a 30-minute reiki session for you and your mom. Enjoy early check-in on Saturday May 11th and late check-out on Sunday May 12th. Queen room with a private bath: $140 per person. Queen room with a shared bath: $120 per person. Based on double occupancy.



The Big Carrot


Taking Mom out early? The Big Carrot is having a Women’s Wellness event on May 9th from 2-6pm! “In the spirit of self-care, we want to pamper you with some of our amazing natural beauty products! We’ll be doing makeovers in our Bodycare department and 15 minute healing sessions in our wholistic dispensary. Refreshments, gift bags, giveaways and more!
Sign up for a makeover with one of 3 awesome makeup artists in our Danforth Bodycare department. Makeovers are $15. If you spend $50 or more on makeup we’ll wave the $15 fee!
For assistance please call 416-466-2129 x 235/
15 minute healing sessions with reiki practitioner Katie Christie”




On May 12th ChocoSol is hosting a special Mother’s Day Taste & Tour!

One of our most senior ChocoSolistas guides a small group through ChocoSol’s production facility and along cacao’s journey from bean to bar. And of course there is plenty of ChocoSol’s award-winning chocolate to eat and drink along the way! Finishing with a light lunch and an in-depth talk that connects chocolate to health, community, and sustainability, this is definitely one of Toronto’s tastiest and most informative chocolate experiences. ChocoSol’s chocolate is vegan, and we keep it free from nuts, soy, gluten and dairy to make sure that everyone can enjoy this beautiful food. Space at this special event is limited, so be sure you get your tickets early!
Book Tickets Here



Il Fornello


Treat Mom to a vegan Eggs Venny at Il Fornello on Danforth for brunch on Mother’s Day! Their plant-based brunch menu includes this classic, veganised with English muffin, tofu pinto bean breakfast sausage, baby spinach, smoked paprika black salt, finished with Mornay Sauce for 16.00. They also have a Vegan Breakfast Pizza with Tomato sauce, Earth Island mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, sautéed mushrooms, vegan mornay sauce, and polenta herbed sausage for 15.00; a Tofu Scramble with vegan sausage, avocado & toast for 15.00; and a Mediterranean Breakfast Skillet with sweet potato, kale, red peppers, mushrooms, black olives & tofu feta, finished with fresh tomatoes, avocado & drizzled parsley for 16.00!



Mama Earth Organics


At Mama Earth Organics we believe in helping people live better by using good food to support health, happiness and connection to each other and the planet. Over the past ten years, we’ve been working closely with some of the most awesome organic farmers and artisans we could find to rebuild a more sustainable local food system. Each week we bring you the best and freshest selection of local organic products right to your doorstep, all from the convenience of ordering from your couch. Whether you’re looking for farm-fresh produce, artisanal goodies or made from scratch organic meals from Mama’s Kitchen, you’ll find it all at Mama Earth Organics. Try it. We’re 1,000% sure you’ll love it! (Seriously.)





Celebrate Mother’s day this year with Parka and try the first ever pink vegan mac n ‘cheese’! It’s your favourite cashew-based vegan mac n ‘cheese’ infused with a little extra love (beets). Show mom some love this year with our Mother’s day special (available Sat May 11 – Sun May 12 only), and get any large pink vegan mac n ‘cheese + any non alcoholic drink + any dessert for only $16!



Sorelle and Co.


Show the super-mom in your life that she is #1 with our allergy friendly and worry-free treats! We have themed cakes, cupcakes, donuts, sugar cookies, macarons and other tasty desserts available for pick up at our Vaughan and Yorkville locations from Friday May 10th to Sunday May 12th. Custom orders are also available in advance by emailing us at



Upbeet Foods


For all the meals mom has made you, it’s time to give some back. This mother’s day, gift her a full week of delicious, healthy & wholesome plant based meals, made fresh & delivered right to her doorstep ready to eat! Just head to & use coupon code MFM at check out to get 20% off one whole week of Upbeet meal delivery.

*Applicable for new customers only. One week includes 6 meals.



Upaya Naturals


Upaya Naturals is offering up to 60% off products in their Mother’s Day sale! Get a great gift for Mom!



Vidya’s Veggie Gourmet


If you’re north of the city, Vidya’s is having a Mother’s Day brunch from 11-3, that is organic, vegetarian and gluten-free!



Vegetarian Haven


Join us at Vegetarian Haven this Mother’s Day, Sunday May 12 for two fabulous all-you-can-eat vegan buffets: Brunch and Dinner! More details coming soon to



Wandering Deli


The ever- coveted Chocolate dipped brie is making a limited run mother’s day comeback- luscious triple coconut cashew mini- brie, swirled with vanilla and nutmeg and dipped in dark chocolate. These beautiful treats have received some of Wandering Deli’s best feedback EVER. Available for $8, you can walk in and scoop these up at Easy Restaurant (1645 Queen West, hours 9-4) as of May 9th. If you’d like one held, email .
But that’s not all! Wandering Deli founder Kira Lancaster is pairing up with Toronto own queen of vegan wine, Priya Rao, for a vegan wine and cheese tasting workshop- a perfect mother’s day gift as it’s May 13th, the day after mother’s day! Treat your awesome Mom to this fun event- follow the link for tickets



Yoga Meditation


Give the gift of meditation to Mom on this special day – a gift that keeps on
giving. We invite you to spend an evening of meditation, delicious vegetarian
food, and good company at Trinity St. Paul’s Church, 427 Bloor St. West (W of
Spadina) from 6-8pm on Sunday, May 12. It’s a free evening but donations are
gratefully accepted, but not expected, for the food – an evening not to be missed!



Yumi Organics

Yumi Organics overnight oats is the perfect healthy and yummy grab-and-go breakfast for busy mornings. Created by a dietitian, we are proud to offer our vegan, organic, clean label and very low sugar breakfast solution! 4 Flavours available; Blueberry Coconut, Matcha Green apple, Apple Cinnamon and Dark Choco. Special gift for all moms for mothers day, we are offering 10% OFF and a FREE jar will be included on all orders that use the following discount code: VEGGIEMOMMY10
Pssst: the product lasts 4 days in the fridge, perfect for a week’s breakfast meal prep!


That’s all we have for you this time! Happy Mother’s Day to all moms out there, human and animal, and hope it’s a great one!

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