Grow Your Own Gourmet Mushrooms + Organic Sprouts | Fungaea
They provide grow your own oyster mushroom starter kits with eco friendly packaging. With their kit you can practice a little urban farming on your kitchen counter. [Read More]
 
SKETCH :: Working Arts for Street Involved and Homeless youth.
Every time I visited the Sketch studio or seen participants at events around Toronto I've been impressed by their creativity, but what really blows me away is the relationships the organization seems to foster. It's a diverse group of people who come together at sketch to collaborate, create and support each other. It's a truly uplifting and inspiring culture that they've established. It's easy to look at street involved youth simply as those who need to be... [Read More]
 
Westend Food Co-op - Sorauren Farmers' Market!
The aim of the Westend Food co-op is to foster a local community food culture. They have now opened a store at Queen and Dufferin and have been running the Sorauren Farmers' Market for some time. They are also contrubuting to the local food culture through workshops, such as the community canning project: Visit the farmers' market at Sorauren park Mondays from 3-7(4-7 in the winter) at Sorauren park.... [Read More]
 
Toronto Poetry Slam
There was a time I thought it was wrong to give a poem a score. That was before I understood the points aren't the point of the slam. It took me a while to realize it's still the poetry that is the point. I love poetry, but the slam made me love live poetry readings. A long line of real people poets, vying for your attention by speaking their mind and opening their hearts through crafted prose and rhyme, three minutes at a time, keeps things lively and leaves your soul feeling... [Read More]
 
Burrito Bike
Not only are they delivering you burritos they are going to deliver them by bike! I'm not certain if Sari Lightman is putting any thought into the sustainability of the ingredients going into these Burritos but she is catering to vegetarians as well as vegans which is a good sign and besides mentioning an interest in community is obviously concerned about the sustainability of how they get from her kitchen to your mouth and for that we thank you! If your in the zone and considering take o... [Read More]