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Vegan Spotlight: Tim Hortons

Vegan Spotlight: Tim Hortons

As a vegan, restaurant menus and lunch dates can be tricky to navigate. Although most vegans I know don’t complain, and can always find something on a menu that they can eat, variety is the spice of life, and vegans deserve it outside of their kitchens too!

This month’s vegan spotlight is all about the famous Canadian restaurant chain known as Tim Hortons:

How to Veganize your BBQ

How to Veganize your BBQ

With warm summery days finally upon us, we can now all officially celebrate: BBQ season has arrived! BBQ parties are one of the best ways to connect to your friends, family, and neighbours. For vegans – those sunny afternoons that bleed into perfect humid evenings can be the highlight of your summer if you know how to play things right!

While so many people still view barbecuing as an activity that primarily involves meat, vegans don’t need to be left out of the equation. Here are some of the top ways to veganize your BBQ:

Vegan Spotlight: Pi Co.

Vegan Spotlight: Pi Co.

As a vegan, restaurant menus and lunch dates can be tricky to navigate. Although most vegans I know don’t complain, and can always find something on a menu that they can eat, variety is the spice of life, and vegans deserve it outside of their kitchens too!

This month’s vegan spotlight is all about the lively eatery known as Pi Co.:

My Vegan Friendly Passover

My Vegan Friendly Passover

Each year, as a celebration of spring, birth and rebirth, and the journey from slavery to freedom, Jewish people like myself observe the wonderful holiday known as Passover!

The Passover Seder is a Jewish ritual feast that marks the beginning of the celebration, and I was fortunate enough to rejoice in it over the weekend with the people I love most in the world!

While family dinners can be notoriously tough for vegans, I found that with a little extra planning, I was able to have a delicious meal that didn’t have me leaving the table hungry.

The Best Springtime Salad Ideas

The Best Springtime Salad Ideas

As Spring continues to warm our city, it can feel natural to begin seeking out lighter, cooling meals that allow us to stay energized! While I typically prefer to cook my vegetables during the wintertime, raw salads are one of the best ways to get your fibre and vitamins during the months where our bodies crave refreshing meals.

A nutrient-dense springtime salad is one of the best lunches that can provide a large serving of nourishment to see you through your afternoons! Not sure where to start? Here are some baseline ideas to inspire your next vegan salad:

Why Kale Chips are underrated

Why Kale Chips are underrated

There are few worse feelings in the world than hanger.

What’s “hanger”, you may ask? Well, hanger is the delicate blend of hunger and anger, or more specifically, the anger you feel when you’re hungry. Everyone gets a little crabby between meals, and that’s why snacks are so helpful!

Satiating yourself between meals can be a fun way to try new recipes. However, if you’re looking for a simple, healthy snack food to help tide yourself over until dinner I’ve got two words for you: Kale Chips.