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A Warm Hemp-Based Parka? Brrr

The most prominent parkas I see in wintertime here in Toronto are the Canada Goose ones. Prominent because they come with iconic logo patches sewn onto the shoulder. The jackets are filled with down, and they are lined with fur. Canada Goose has claimed to ethically source the fur trim it uses, but this is […]

McVegan in Finland

It’s been almost a week since McDonald’s launched a trial of the McVegan in Finland. Customers in the town of Tampere have until November 21 to sample the item. Presumably, depending on how well it does, it will be added to a permanent menu. I’m not sure I believe the “trial” portion of this. As […]

Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

Here’s something I’ve made twice for breakfast this fall season: vegan pumpkin pie overnight oats. I mix a cup of dairy-free milk with a couple of heaping tablespoons of pumpkin puree, 1/3 cup of oats, a generous amount of pumpkin pie spice mix and two tablespoons of maple syrup (you can also add this in […]

Victoria’s Secret Breakfast

Ever wonder what a Victoria’s Secret model eats for breakfast? I had… Thanks to Romee for sharing in her new vlog. She shows you how to make it right in the beginning. Here’s mine. One scoop of protein, 1/4 cup of oats, and hot water ¬†for overnight oats, and in the morning some trail mix, […]

Nature Clean Lavender Fields

Picked up a new laundry detergent from Bulk Barn. This lavender-scented Nature Clean liquid detergent is vegan and not tested on animals, environmentally friendly, made in Canada with biodegradable ingredients (except the bottle), and the bottle is recyclable. I would prefer a no bottle/bulk option, but those others are all good things. It came to […]