Tag: Toronto

Torquil Campbell of the band Stars on stage with his arms thrown up in the air above him. He is holding a microphone in one hand and smiling.

Photos: Stars and Ellis at the Horseshoe Tavern’s “Chill-O-Rama”

Live music is back in Toronto! On a cloudy Friday summer night, Stars and Ellis treated us to a dreamy evening of music at CityView Drive-In as part of the Horseshoe Tavern‘s “Chill-O-Rama” drive-in and livestream festival this weekend. Ellis…

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…

Sluka Pleads For Us to “Figure It Out”

Sluka, who’s real name is Christopher Sluka, is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist from San Diego, California. Through a bit of research, his story reveals a self-proclaimed “enigmatic” musician whose robust and international career has run roughly 40-years. Raised around the…

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…

The Covenant House Sleep Out

The last year has been a challenge for most of us around the world. It is a global pandemic, closures around the globe, and recessions that have already come, or may still, even the middle class is struggling. Still, what…

It’s Time to get into the Loop

In Canada, the food, and restaurant industries account for a lot of waste, but probably not as much as consumer waste. According to the National Zero Waste Council, Canada as a whole throws away 2.2 million tonnes of edible food…

Help us help the homeless in Toronto this winter

We’ve had our home on Queen West in Toronto for the almost nine years we’ve been going, and until COVID hit, we haven’t seen this amount of people living on the streets ever, and it’s genuinely unsettling. Now it’s one…

The Sheepdogs live at the OLG Play Stage

It’s been a long half-year for those of us who revolve around live music. Sadly, we’re losing music venues rapidly, while all remaining are suffering. Before we’re allowed to have inside shows again, and I hate to say that I…