Ethical eating: Vegans and Vegetarians of Alberta

What does it mean to eat ethically? Food can be a surprisingly touchy subject. People make food choices for a wide variety of reasons, and often hold strong opinions about those choices (Exhibit A: consider the recent uproar over recommendations to Edmonton City Council by the Youth Council in June 2015 that council consider switching […] Read more »

Beyond the green thumb: River Valley Medicinal Plant Walk with Robert Rogers

Edmonton is home to one of the largest stretches of urban parkland in North America. Each spring our river valley bursts with biodiversity, from commonly observed species like trembling aspen and spruce trees, to less-recognized living things like lichens and fungi. While it’s clear that all of these species have […] Read more »

Collaborative Spaces: The Mercury Room inspires new ventures

This is a city where creativity and community go hand in hand. In this series I’m exploring the local businesses and spaces whose collaborative natures make them more than the sum of their parts. Where do you go when you want to start a business, say a restaurant, but you […] Read more »

Farrow Sandwich has successful first pop-up

Farrow Sandwich Edmonton Pop-Up

Editor’s note: Farrow Sandwiches now has a permanent location next door to The Three Boars Eatery, at 8422 109 St NW. Back in February, Farrow Sandwich announced that they would soon be holding their very first pop up event, and then kept our mouths watering in anticipation by giving us […] Read more »