Today I attended my first ever Garlic Festival. It has been held annually since 2011 to celebrate Ontario’s garlic harvest. Apparently the coming of autumn is not just for pumpkins and apples anymore! Toronto Garlic Festival A five dollar admission will get you through the gate where you can sample any manner of sweet and … More Everything’s Coming up Garlic!
When I feel myself coming down with something, e.g. a cold, I usually reach for the Manuka honey. (I often characterize my diet as mostly vegan most of the time. This would be why.) In addition to the honey, Manuka also produces an essential oil that has antiviral and antibacterial properties. The land of Manuka … More Take 2 Kiwi and Call me in the Morning
Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear This time of year I can pretend to be a bear and gorge on berries. My bite of choice? (bite 8): BC cherries. Though I will settle for Washington-grown if I must and Ontario-grown if I’m desperate, it is the organic BC variety of sweet cherries that I enjoy the … More Around the World in 80 Bites – Bite 8