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Toronto’s Festival of Beer Returns to Fort York

By Lory Diaz Toronto's Festival of Beer is quickly approaching! The big beer bash is happening July 28-30, 2017 at Fort York Garrison Common, with the...

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Tosto Quickfire Pizza Pasta at Bay and College

By Lory Diaz Tosto Quickfire Pizza Pasta opened their third Toronto location in May at 800 Bay Street, just north of Bay and College. Tosto’s...

EVENTS

What’s Open and Closed July 3, 2017 in Toronto

Can you believe Canada Day is 10 days away? This is a particulary special Canada Day since Canada turns 150 this year. There will...

Where to See Fireworks on Canada Day in Toronto 2017

By Lori Bosworth Canada is turning 150 on Saturday, July 1, 2017. It really is a reason to celebrate and there will be additional fireworks...

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Taste of Toronto Returns to Fort York in June 2017

By Lori Bosworth One of the best seasons to live in Toronto is summer, when the city hosts several festivals including the popular Taste of Toronto . The annual...

SPORTS & REC

Beet, Quinoa, Avocado and Feta Salad

Beet, Quinoa, Feta and Avocado Salad

By Lori Bosworth Summer is salad season. Salad is one of the easiest dishes to prepare and works great at backyard barbecues and family picnics....
Stir Fried Shrimp and Noodles with Avocado Oil

Stir Fried Shrimp and Noodles with Avocado Oil

By Lori Bosworth I recently spent a pleasant afternoon at my brother's place where my niece's boyfriend, Jason, made a wonderful stir fry noodles dish...
Wilket Creek Park, Toronto

Best Parks to Have a Picnic with a Fire Pit in Toronto

By Lori Bosworth Summer is almost here and that means enjoying picnics in the park for many families. Keep in mind, though, if you plan...
Marni wrote a book on fermenting, Fermenting for Dummies, so come learn the basics of fermenting from the expert herself.

Make Your Own Fermented Foods with Marni Wasserman

You may have heard about fermentation and its benefits. I had heard a bit, but hadn't thought too much about the whole fermentation business...
The Market Kitchen at St. Lawrence Market gives you hands-on practice in canning foods.

Make and Take Fall Preserves Class at St. Lawrence Market

The Market Kitchen offers cooking classes in downtown Toronto in a very attractive location - in the level above the St. Lawrence Market. You can...
Assemble the mixed greens, fennel, zucchini, Ontario field tomato and walnuts for the August Harvest Vegetable Salad

August Harvest Vegetable Salad with Field Tomatoes, Zucchini

The August harvest brought many vegetables to the table including Ontario field tomatoes, squash, and zucchini. I want to take advantage of the bounty...

CONTESTS

Wet’n’Wild Toronto Water Park Open in Summer 2017

Toronto now has its own Wet'n'Wild! The new water park in Toronto from Premiere Parks, LLC, which will open June 30, 2017, features exciting...

Shaw Festival Features Me and My Girl, Saint Joan, Dracula

A favourite summer weekend or day trip for me is taking in a play at the annual Shaw Festival in the quaint town of...

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