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Spoil your Mom this Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is coming up fast, can you believe it? It’s next Sunday May 9th, and we’ve got some great treats for your Mom, surrogate Mom, Dad, Moms, or any other special person in your life! Bloomers Bloomers has lots of donuts and baked goods for mother’s day! Orders can be placed with at least 48 hours notice at bloomersto.com/online-ordering Bloomers Mother’s Day specials are: 1) box of donuts (with 6, 12 or 18 donuts): flavours include key lime pie, carrot cake, strawberry Nutella, rose pistachio, lemon poppyseed and raspberry lime 2) mother’s day small box: 6 donuts, 6 butter cups, 8 bagels and spreads 3) mother’s day large box: 6″ baby cake, 6 donuts, 6 butter cups, 8 bagels, 1 bread loaf, spreads, and 1 coffee or hot chocolate bag 4) mother’s day gluten free box: 6 cupcakes, 6 butter cups, 3 mini loaves, and 4 muffins Don’t forget, Bloomers has THREE locations including their newest one at Bayview Village!   Cinnaholic Cinnaholic is offering these awesome specials for Mom: Chocolate Covered Strawberries: fresh strawberries hand dipped in dark chocolate. Half or full dozen. Signature Gift Box: two customized… Read More


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Plant Based Diet – Meet Our Podcast Guests

For those wanting to learn more about plant based eating, Toronto-based Alternative Food Network is doing a Facebook lunchtime livestream Q&A with the podcast guests from the popular “Plant Based Diet” podcast series @alternativefoodnetwork. Read More

Plant-Based Persian New Year

Did you know Nowruz, or Persian New Year, has been celebrated for over 3,000 years? Celebrate Persian New Year with vegan versions of the most iconic food the culture has to offer. As you arrive you will enjoy Dolmeh (stuffed grape leaves). Chef Shabnam will then continue the evening with… Read More

Plant Pure Discussion on Video / Potluck in Alton

Plant Pure Hamilton: Plant Pure discussion on Video and possible ‘potluck. Hosted by Becki Westover and Amanda Lakhanpal). Sunday, Mar. 15, 1-3pm. Burlington Public Library, Alton Branch . Becki will lead a discussion on the video “What is the Healthiest Diet?” Contact: plantpurehamilton@gmail.com *WFPB… Read More

St. Patrick’s Vegan Pop-up & Market

Join Vegan Expo York for our St. Patrick’s Vegan pop-up, from 12-5 on a SATURDAY! Vegan sliders, wings, Irish stew, desserts and ale to boot – all dishes with a four-leaf clover theme that will satisfy and much more. So join us for some amazingly delicious St. Patrick’s day goodies… Read More

Dinner with the Doctor: Plant-based Korean Food + Health Talk

Join us with family and friends for a delicious plant-based food and informative health talk and Q&A on lifestyle medicine. Dinner with the Doctor is a casual community event featuring delicious plant-based food and engaging health talks by doctors on lifestylemedicine. Everyone welcome! -Delicious fully plant-based food -Learn… Read More

Mississauga VegFest 2020

Mississauga Vegfest is the city’s vegan festival! Over 60 vendors will showcase the GTHA’s finest veg-based food, drink, clothing & accessories, products, advocate groups and children’s activities. Vegfest is the place for everyone from foodies, animal and earth lovers, to the health-conscious. Whether you just want to eat mouth-watering… Read More

TVA Veggies of Hamilton-Burlington: Lotus & the Bee Restaurant

Saturday. February 1, 2019, 5pm. This completely vegan restaurant opened in December 2018. They were previously and breakfast/lunch place, but recently extended their hours. Menu items are healthy, made from scratch using local, organic ingredients. This business is eco-friendly, using compostable cups, metal straws, reclaimed woods and are plastic free. Read More

Animals Beyond Borders 2019

Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM EST, Ralph Thornton Community Centre, 765 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario M4M 1H3 Please join us on December 13th for Toronto Pig Save’s annual Animals Beyond Borders fundraiser! ABB is a festive, year-end celebration of animals rights activism and… Read More