food

The healthy heavyweight

The Internet is full of dietary secrets — the ancient rule that could leave you 10 pounds lighter or the food you should be eating…



False Dichotomies

False Dichotomies is a continuing column that unfairly pits two things against one another to determine, definitively, which is better. This week: watching the entire…


Creative cleaning solutions

Cleaning your bathroom is boring, but experiments aren’t. Sometimes just trying something new and creative can make cleaning interesting. I’m not saying cleaning is going…


The actual food of love

Imagine a scene where a couple is seated at a table. They stare into each other’s eyes. All that tragic misunderstanding is behind them, and…



Ten artworks about food

The need to eat food on a regular basis is one of the few things that all human beings share. That said, the fundamental role…


A falafel with a side of art

How does a starving artist get into a restaurant? By hanging their work. Located within Degrees Diner in University Center, The Starving Artist Gallery (SAG)…


Poor going hungry in recession

This week, Food Banks Canada, the association of food banks across Canada, released its annual survey on food bank use in Canada. Hunger Count 2009…