Tag: food

sweets

Healthy Sweets and How They Stimulate Your Brain

Over the last couple of years, people have started taking a genuine interest in fitness, nutrition, and healthy living. But whenever some trend starts taking root, what follows are misconceptions, half-truths, and a great deal of generalisation. That is how…

TESTED: The Butcher Shoppe

Like many, I’ve been at home for a while now cooking up a storm for obvious reasons. Even though things are opening back up, cooking daily for myself isn’t going to change anytime soon. I have to admit I loved…

Go Local: Love Good Fats

I remember shopping with my mum as a child when the first round of the no-fat/low fat craze started. I remember my mum, a nurse at the time, said to me, don’t believe everything you see. There are good fats…

TESTED: Flourish Pancakes

If you’re anything like me, you aren’t interested in eating the same breakfast or bunch day in and day out. So, you try to switch it up, but inevitably if I make waffles, or pancakes I almost always regret it….

Go Local: Crafty Ramen

What is the neverending question we ask ourselves daily? What’s for dinner. While that can some days seem like an easy question, after more than a year at home, I must admit I’ve run through many of my ideas for…

TESTED: KOA Natural Foods

I’ve always been a snacker. From the time I was a child and even today, I Mark Munroe love to snack. What’s different today is that the snacks haven’t stayed the same. When I was a kid, my parents only…

Go Local: Toronto Market Co.

As the EIC of a magazine and resident Torontonian, I’m always asked about the best places to eat, the best food, the best treat, and eats. While I have some fantastic favourites of my own, I’ve always wanted there to…

TESTED: FARE by Food Dudes

There are times when you feel like cooking and others when you wish excellent food, sides, sauces, and desserts would just show up. Over the years, we’ve gone to more events than we can count, and time after time, we…

TESTED: truLocal

While many things about our daily lives have changed in this new normal, our love for great food has been unwavering, much like our hope for better days to come. Life nowadays may be more about the simple joys but…

Go Local: The Six Farms

In a continued effort to be healthier, eat better and go local, our latest search led us to The Six Farms, growers of sustainable indoor microgreens. Now, for those of you who don’t know, the easiest way to explain is…

6 Delicious Desserts You Won’t Ever Get Tired Of

Sweet, tart, crunchy, or moist, desserts can be the perfect end to a meal or a standalone treat served with tea or coffee. Often paired with a hefty dose of nostalgia, desserts are the unsung hero of any dinner party…