Toronto Vegan Winter Market

Don’t miss the Toronto Vegan Winter Market on December 18th, an indoor holiday market in the iconic Great Hall on Queen West. There will be fun activities for the kids while you do your last minute holiday shopping from a hand-picked selection of some of the best small, local businesses offering vegan gift options in Toronto. The Toronto Vegan Winter Market: Sunday Dec 18th, 11 am – 5 pm. The Great Hall, 1087 Queen Street West. Tickets $5 – Kids 12 & under free! Part Proceeds to Wishing Well Sanctuary More info at http://www.veganwintermarket.com/ Tickets available at: tickets.veganwintermarket.com

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Toronto Vegan Holiday Menus, Events, & Meals 2015

For the last few years I’ve been trying to put together a vegan-friendly gift guide, with a focus on local items and charities. Usually, I put out one post, with everything on it, but we’ve gotten so full of options, I’m just going to start with all the Vegan Holiday Menu’s I’ve found so far. Tomorrow I’ll post more gifty items and suggestions found and made around the city, I’ll also link to a variety of other general vegan gift guides from this year. Much like last year, and the year before that, and the year before that, we’re leaving the city for a little while over the holidays and to celebrate my birthday, but some of these locally made menus totally have me salivating and wishing I could get them earlier! Holiday Menus Several vegan bakeries and restaurants are offering special holiday menus this month – most are focused on Christmas, since pick up tends to be well after Hanukkah is over. All of this is subject to change, and for up to date information, please contact the restaurant/bakery/store directly. In alphabetical order: Apiecalypse Now! Pizza and Snack Bar You can pick up an order form in store, or print out the above form and bring it in or email them. Or call them. (calories@apiecalypsenow.com/phone: 416.516.4555) They’ve got Holiday Pies: Apple Pie with a Shortbread Top Organic Pumpkin Pie Mixed Berry pie with sugar pastry top Squares: award winning magic squares gluten free fudgy brownies Other things:  Pulled turkey (made with…

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Things I Love Thursday – A Few Local Toronto Vegan Gift Ideas

I’ve been thinking about vegan gift ideas for the last few weeks, and there have already been lots of great ideas put out there by the Toronto Vegetarian Association and the Torontoist‘s Toronto Themed Gift List. Toronto has this great community of creators and crafters, bakers and makers, and ingenuity. There are good organizations to support this time of year, as well as food and products to buy, made right here in the GTA. Here are my totally biased choices for local/Toronto/vegan gift ideas.

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