January 27, 2017
Lauren Toyota is a Youtube content creator, chef and soon-to-be author of a cook book! She also manages the vegan food blog 'hot for food' that focuses on comfort food - that's right, vegan comfort food! During this episode, Lauren talks about the 'behind the scenes' of creating a cook book and what kind of recipes we can expect! We also chat about who some of her inspirations have been within the vegan community.
Lauren posts a new hot for food video every Wednesday! You can watch them here.
January 5, 2017
Have you ever met someone so nice that when you're around them, you feel obligated to be a better person? That's Jessie Ferland. After one conversation with her, I knew I wanted to chat with her on this podcast! She's a full time vegetarian, animal lover and Lady Gaga fan. During this episode, you'll hear all of those things come to life as she tells us about the time she rescued a duck - Mr. Peeps! Enjoy!
December 6, 2016
Talia Ricci is a Journalist, Nutritional Coach, Food Consultant, Food Photographer and overall just a great person to have in your life! She recently launched a vegan + gluten free blog called 'Wild Bella' and has spent most of 2016 studying to become a certified culinary nutrition expert. If you're ever looking for someone to spend hours talking about food with, Talia is your girl!
November 15, 2016
There was a recent article that said the number of vegetarian/vegan teenagers is increasing because of social media. Since my parents dealt with a vegetarian teenager, I thought they could share their wisdom with families that might be in the same boat. Cheers, to aggressive food pictures on Instagram!
October 17, 2016
Jamie Wilson is new to the vegan world! Before this past year, he was the biggest lover of meat. Since going vegan, he's found sneaky ways to save money on dates, developed a new love for hot sauce and has become 'Doomie's' #1 customer. During the interview, we play two riveting games and Jamie explains why he kept his vegan ways a secret.
To lurk Jamie's new 'Tofu vs. Everybody' shirt on Instagram, follow him here
September 30, 2016
Pat Murphy is a music industry professional, a skilled traveller and a vegan! During this episode, Pat explains how to not go hungry at events where there aren't food options for you and why Yelp is the real BFF. Lisa Simpson also gets an honourable mention during the interview.
For full access to cool music industry/travelling/food pictures, follow Pat on INSTAGRAM
July 29, 2016
Jen Sakato has been a vegan for 12 years. I repeat, 12 years! During the episode, she talks about building a catalogue in your head what you can buy if you're going cruelty free. She also talks about what being a vegan in Japan was like!
Jen is one half of a two person team that runs a comedy show every Monday at the Cameron House in Toronto. Check out the info here!
Watch Jen be funny on Youtube with her 'COMINKS' videos here
July 19, 2016
Comedian, Michelle Shaughnessy is one of the healthiest vegans I've met. She's dedicated a lot of time to truly researching her food. This means, she can bake a chocolate cake that actually tastes good but will still be healthy. Who doesn't want that?!
Michelle has a food blog that includes recipes, relatable experiences and links to helpful websites. You can check it out here
To find out where Michelle is performing next and connect with her on social media, click here
July 12, 2016
When James Island was a teenager, he became a vegetarian as a way of fitting in with his bandmates. When used properly, is peer pressure really all that bad?? James also spent some time teaching in Korea and will teach us how to ask for 'no meat' in Korean.
Starting in August, James will be running a comedy show at 'The Ossington' in Toronto! It happens every Monday at 8pm.
To read funny tweets by James, follow him here
To listen to the 'Tree House Joke Club' click here
To listen on iTunes, click here
July 6, 2016
Comedian, Amanda Day is a very cool person and coincidentally, a very cool vegetarian! During the interview, Amanda explains why you'll often see vegetarians feasting on fries and why she hasn't been to a BBQ in a while. She also reveals the recipe for a delicious salad! Have your pencils ready.
She hosts a hilarious podcast called 'Date Fail' that you can listen to here
To learn more about Amanda & find out where she's performing next, click here
To follow Amanda on Twitter, click here
To listen on iTunes, click here