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Canada

One Skillet Chili and Cornbread

Is there an occasion where chili isn't appropriate? If there is please don't tell me. I love chili, especially with cornbread. It is a delicious and …

Food

9 Homemade Vegetarian Meatless Chili Recipes with Beans

Here are the best homemade vegetarian chili recipes - complete with beans and vegetables yet completely meatless. If you're looking to make a …

Cooking

Fried Hot Water Cornbread Cakes

This hot water cornbread is a simple mixture of cornmeal and hot water with a few seasonings. The mixture is shaped into cakes and fried in hot fat …

Cooking

BBQ Cauliflower Tacos with Pineapple Radish Salsa

This post is sponsored by Dole Fresh Fruit and Fresh Vegetables. Dole compensated me for my time. As always, all opinions expressed in this post are …

Healthy Eating

Mexican Roasted Veggie Bowl with Beer Beans

This is a meal you can enjoy in sweatpants on the couch, or serve for a casual get-together with chips and guacamole.<p><i>Adapted from Kathryne's new</i> …

13 Ways to Use Up that Can of Chipotle Chiles in Adobo

Many recipes call for just one chile, but chipotles are sold in packs of 10+—here's how to use the rest of 'em<p>A staple of Mexican and …

Cooking

How the 12 Houses of Astrology Affect Your Life

When it comes to astrology, it turns out there’s <i>way</i> more to it than just knowing your zodiac (or sun) sign. Planets, transits, elements, sun *and* moon signs, and houses all come into play when you’re trying to make sense of your own chart, and honestly — it’s confusing AF. The complete zodiac …

Forks over knives-chocolate mug cake vegan

Who doesn’t need a chocolate fix every now and again? This was a simple, quick and tasty way to get it. Just put your ingredients together throw it …

Dessert

This Ancient Japanese Healing Technique Relieves You of Stress and Anxiety in 5 Minutes

Stress is something all of us face in our daily lives. What if we told you were was an ancient Japanese technique for reducing your stress levels …

Alternative Medicine

Salsa, Guacamole, and Dip Recipes

• Cinco de Mayo• <b><br>Salsa, Guacamole, and Dip Recipes</b><p>Dozens of dips to deck out your chips.<p>Condiments and Sauces Yucatán-Style Hot Dried-Chili Salsa (K'uut Bi Ik)Smoky, fruity, and fiery.<p>Condiments and Sauces Extra-Hot Yucatán-Style Roasted-Habanero Salsa (Chile Tamulado)Use it sparingly anywhere you want …

Housing talk gets louder and angrier in Vancouver

Vancouver's real estate market has attracted angry commentary from a wide variety of sources lately, and not just citizen activist groups rallying for affordable housing.<p>A couple of weeks ago, U.S. economist Michael Hudson sold out the Rio Theatre to talk about the city's gone-sideways housing …

Canadian Real Estate

Curried Chickpeas Bowl with Turmeric Rice and Garlicky Chard

<i>A healthful bowl of curried chickpeas with onions, tomatoes, and spices, served with fragrant turmeric rice and garlicky sauteed Swiss chard.</i>Outside …

Chickpeas

15 Profound Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Open Your Mind Wide Open

Have you ever heard of Lao Tzu?<p>If not, then my word you’re in some wisdom today.<p>Lao Tzu was the founder Taoism, the highly influential philosophy …

Census counts 25,502 unoccupied homes in Vancouver, more than double the estimate by City Hall

The latest census numbers for 2016 show there were 25,502 unoccupied or empty housing units in the City of Vancouver.That’s 15 per cent higher than …

We can end homelessness in Canada

<i>Alex Himelfarb and Roy Romanow are co-chairs of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness</i><p>Homelessness has been an issue for so long many view it as a natural fixture of our world. Inevitable. Unfixable. Quite simply, that's not the case. Mass homelessness is the result of choices we have made. It's …

Homelessness

Outrage ensues after Indian politicians blame alleged mass groping on women’s ‘Western’ clothes

<b></b>The allegations spread like so many of the others had.In an article headlined “Bengaluru’s Night of Shame,” the Bangalore Mirror reported on a New …

24 per cent of Canadians worry about food costs, more than half changed shopping habits

A new study suggests nearly one-quarter of Canadians are worried about how to pay for groceries, with more than 50 per cent shifting their shopping …

Happy October Vegan Menu Plan

Happy October everyone! This year has flown by and you know I’m ready for my favorite season to come to North Carolina. This free vegan menu plan …

Vegan

Graduates face an unwelcoming job market when they get out of school

Working as a bike courier wasn't exactly what Elie Waitzer had in mind when he graduated from McGill University in 2016 with an economics degree.<p>"I don't think I was expecting to get my dream job right out of university, but it's been a little tougher than expected," he said, to land a job in his …

Employment

Finland planning to test the effects of paying a basic income

Finland is pushing ahead with a plan to test the effects of paying a basic income as it seeks to protect state finances and move more people into the labour market.<p>The Social Insurance Institution of Finland, known as Kela, will be responsible for carrying out the experiment that would start in …

Basic Income

Houses built on sand: the coming crisis in real estate

The Great Canadian Real Estate Bubble may be about to burst. When it does, the results won’t be pretty. But it’s not as if we didn’t know it was …

Canadian Real Estate

Very Vegan: Beet Salad With Parsley-Pumpkin Seed Pesto

<i>Here’s the silver lining to allergy-friendly food: It’s really easy to prepare and enjoy! Invite everyone (yes, everyone) to the table with</i> …

Organic Farming Could Feed The World, If Only We Would Let It

When it comes to organic farming, many in the agricultural industry are on board in theory, if not in practice. And that’s largely because of low <b></b>crop yields.<p>For many years, the prevailing perception has been that organic farming — which avoids synthetic pesticides or fertilizers, antibiotics and …

Agriculture

Ontario to spend $7-billion on sweeping climate change plan

The Ontario government will spend more than $7-billion over four years on a sweeping climate change plan that will affect every aspect of life – from what people drive to how they heat their homes and workplaces – in a bid to slash the province's carbon footprint.<p>Ontario will begin phasing out …

Natural Gas

Most Canadian workers are a bike accident away from the financial abyss: Cash

TORONTO – Sitting at the Saving Gigi Café on Bloor Street West, surrounded by young people working on their laptops, Andrew Cash was reflecting on …

Stephen who? The rapid collapse of the Harper legacy

<i>More from L. Ian MacDonald available here.</i><p>One of the most remarkable features about the Trudeau Liberals’ first five months in office is the speed …

Canada