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Hi, remember me? I used to be a food blogger

In which I talk about being part of Recipe For Change as a food purveyor and the realization that I’m not really a food blogger anymore.

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One Week Until Eat to the Beat 2014!

There are only 6 days left until Eat to the Beat. Treat Yourself To Dinner With 60 Of Toronto’s Top Female Chefs in support of Willow Breast & Hereditary Cancer Support.

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Eggs with Bennyfits (Photo by Cindy La)

Oliver & Bonacini Café’s Brunch with Bennyfits for Fife House

This weekend Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill launches a charitable summer program to benefit Fife House.

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The Gastronaut’s gift guide: Donations

’tis the season of giving back. Here are some organizations that could use your help.

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Spaghetti corset - Eat to the Beat

Eat to the Beat

Eat to the Beat has raised more than $3.2 million for Willow Breast Cancer Support Canada to date with 60 female chefs participating.

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Macaron Day Toronto is one week away!

I’m mostly all about the real food but I have a soft spot for macarons. They’re pretty, and I like pretty things.  Macaron Day Toronto highlights these pretty things. What Is A Macaron? The pride of France is the elegant macaron, made of two round meringue based cookie shells, held together by a soft filling, such as […]

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Guy Fieri & Cupcake Guy Fieri

Guy Fieri helps Chef’s Challenge for a Cure raise nearly $1 million.

I realize that I’m leading with the “lede” rather than burying it here, but it is: At the beginning of Saturday’s Chef’s Challenge for a Cure it was announced that $2 million had been raised since Chef’s Challenge For a Cure began three years ago. By the end of Saturday, another three quarters of a […]

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Future Sinai's Culinary Throw Down

Chef’s Challenge: Future Sinai’s Culinary Throw Down

This made my day yesterday: Congratulations Andrea! You’ve been selected from numerous foodies to be an Official Chef’s Challenge Social Media Reporter and are invited to attend Canada’s premier culinary fundraising event in support of breast and ovarian cancer research and education at Mount Sinai Hospital. As a reporter on the floor, you’ll be in midst […]

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Movember Toronto Food Week (MOTOFO): 5 nights, 5 food events, one cause

The 1st ever Movember Toronto Food Week (MOTOFO) will cook up 5 unique food events in the final week of November, guaranteeing fun, food, and full moustaches for everyone in attendance. Organized by Uniiverse and Death Row Meals, MOTOFO will include one food event each evening, from Monday, November 26 to Friday, November 30, hosted […]

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Chuck Hughes is Coming to Town, needs your help

He’s not Santa (that I know of) but he still wants your cookies! Don’t actually click the poster to purchase your ticket. Call Melissa at 416-586-4800 x 4681 instead. All proceeds go to breast and ovarian cancer research at Mount Sinai in the lead up to the Chef’s Challenge. Click here for information about the […]

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