Posts Tagged ‘lamb kebab’

Syrian Cuisine

 

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It is no secret that Toronto is one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world; almost half of our population was born outside of this country, and the city is famous for its neighbourhoods that reflect this. It’s not surprising that new Canadians tend to first settle in neighbourhoods where the majority of residents are from similar backgrounds, with language, and cultural similarities that ease the transition to a new country. As a result the city ends up with little pockets of diverse cultures and culinary traditions popping up all over, whether it’s Greek culture and cuisine along the Danforth, Chinese culture on Spadina or East European shops and bistros on Roncesvalles. Continue »



Peace On Earth

We live in crazy times, times of war and fear-mongering and masses of refugees running for safety. At this time of year when we’re all celebrating with our friends and families safe in our comfortable homes, overeating, overdrinking and enjoying so many new presents, maybe we should give a thought to how we can help make the world a better place.

 

 

Take a few minutes to watch the clip above, it is impossible not to be moved by it. Continue »