Food And Restaurants

Chocolate slice-shaming: Are we Giving Kids the Wrong Messages About Food?

About 15 years ago, a message was sent home from my daughter's primary school teacher. It wasn't about chocolate slice. It was about her hair. My then six-year-old's head was covered in tight, thick ringlets. While many clucked and cooed about her "gorgeous" hair, they didn't have to wash it, or try to get a brush through it. It was an ordeal, one I approached with dread — she'd cry ....

Tassal Announces Move to Natural Salmon Feed Pigment, Denies Move Prompted by Four Corners

Tasmania's largest salmon producer has announced it will soon use natural pigment supplements in its fish feed, three days after a Four Corners report on the state's industry showed the use of a synthetic version to colour the flesh, but the company says the move has been considered "for some time". Tassal said it would use naturally derived astaxanthin in its fish feed, ending its use ....

Xcheaters-Bistro.com provides healthy dessert alternative in Ottawa

Xcheaters-bistro.com was launched to provide an alternative generally unhealthy desserts offered by bakeries, dessert bistros and supermarkets in Ottawa specifically, and in general. Xcheaters-bistro.com only uses quality and often organic ingredients.

They don't use ingredients like transfatty shortnening and icing sugar, and avoid the artificial flavours and other atrocious ingredients fo ....

Ottawa Restaurants get video promotion service

Ottawa restaurants now get a new video promotion service, thanks to AdvertorialAgency.com. According to various reports, Ottawa has the highest per capita restaurants in Canada. If you own a restaurant in the capital city of Canada, your ability to market is vital to your success. Having delicious food and a great ambience is critical. However, marketing is also vital. AdvertorialAgency.com can ....

Ottawa's gourmet food trucks get marketing boost

The new food trucks in Ottawa are becoming a hit with the people. Food trucks have to compete with restaurants and bistros to get more customers. Ottawa also reportedly has the highest per capita restaurants in Canada because of which food trucks have to be innovative in their marketing approach. If you own a food truck in Canada's capital, your ability to market is vital to your success. Ha ....

Montreal Restaurants get video promotion service

Montreal restaurants now get a new video promotion service, thanks to AdvertorialAgency.com. The city of Montreal has a lot of restaurants. If you own a restaurant in the largest city of Quebec, your ability to market is vital to your success. Having delicious food and a great ambience is critical. However, marketing is also vital. AdvertorialAgency.com can help you market your business by sendi ....

Heart Smart Eats

  One of those amazing recipes that make you know you are eating something delicious, without the feeling of not being full...enjoy all my friends.   1 1/2 cup (375 mL) 2% plain yogurt 1/4 cup (50 mL) chopped fresh parsley 1 tbsp (15 mL) chopped fresh chives 2 tsp (10 mL) chopped fresh rosemary or thyme 1/4 tsp (1 mL) pepper 4 small boneless skinless chicken breasts, about 4 oz (125 g ....

Eating the Mediterranean way is good for you and the planet

(NC)—Eat the traditional Italian way and you just might improve your health and have a positive impact on the environment too.

The Food and Environment Double Pyramid model is a tool created by The Barilla Centre for Food & Nutrition (BCFN) and it compares the nutritional aspect of foods with their ability to be sustainable.

The pyramids illustrate that grain-based foods (such ....

Alberta Helath Services Board gets fired

(CUPE) -- The news out of Alberta that the health minister there has fired the entire Board of Alberta Health Services should serve as a wakeup call for those who are pushing the idea of a so-called "superboard" here in Nova Scotia. CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh says, “The superboard model has caused major upheaval in Alberta, culminating in today’s dramatic developments.” ....