Posts Tagged ‘shop local’

{INSTAGRAM CONTEST} Regram for a Chance to Win this Nude Bee Honey Co. Pack

1 Jan, 2015  |  by Yuli Scheidt
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  The fine folks behind Toronto’s own Nude Bee Honey Co. want to sweeten your Valentine’s Day. How ever you celebrate — even if you don’t — this line of natural sweeteners are sure to bring some love into your life. The prize pack includes all four of Nude’s honey varieties: Wild, Blueberry, Buckwheat and Pumpkin.   The contest is simple! 1. Regram the original post from FGFS’s instagram 2. Make sure to use the tag #FGFSxNudeBee That’s all! Contest…

Renegade Craft Fair

12 Dec, 2014  |  by Amanda Spinosa

What you’ve been hearing about me is true. I’m a sucker for craft fairs. They’re a great place to meet fellow artists, get ideas and of course buy stuff. Historically, craft has been denied the title of an art form, but thankfully in more modern times, the line between art and craft has seemingly been blurred. This stuff ain’t your Grandma’s needlepoint toilet bowl covers. The Renegade Craft Fair in its eleventh year is bigger than ever. Located in one…

Le Dolci — Cooking Classes Just Got Sweeter

7 Jul, 2014  |  by Ama Scriver

words by Ama Scriver | photos by Yuli Scheidt If you love food half as much as I do then you’re probably also left wondering sometimes, “How do they do it?”. Thankfully, there are several cooking classes around the city to indulge those Masterchef feels, but the ones that have really caught my eye lately are those offered by Le Dolci. Owner and operator of the quintessential French bakery, Lisa Sanguedolce, has ventured outside the realm of pastry for the…

The Canadian Artisan Tasting Fair wakes restful foodies from slumber

12 Dec, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Written by Leigh Van Maaren Photos by Mike Sirois Sunday mornings are not my forte. As somebody who regularly finds themselves unable to get out of bed until 3pm on Sunday afternoons, I’ve long been relegated to all-day brunch places as my only option. When we heard about the Artisan Food Fair at Wychwood Barns on December 1st, however, the promise of a load of delicious cheese a mere 10 minute walk from my front door would get me out…

Kensington Market, Toronto

5 May, 2013  |  by Yuli Scheidt

Couldn’t ask for a nicer day here in Toronto. The Squad hit up Kensington Market and our favorite shops, including Sanagan’s Meat Locker and Thomas Lavers Cannery & Delicatessen.