Posts by Food

Resolution: Salad days

By Zoe Doucette, Assistant Arts Editor • January 10, 2014


The battle to eat healthy begins anew each January as swathes of eager, optimistic folks full of New Year’s resolve fill farmer’s markets and …

Fool’s cooking school: breakfast edition

By Emily Hiltz, Arts Contributor • September 27, 2013

Fool’s cooking school: breakfast edition

With school back in session, it’s easy to fall into a grab-and-go breakfast routine when hitting snooze seems like a better idea than cooking. …

Pumpkin spice and everything nice

By Meagan Wiederman, Arts Contributor • September 27, 2013


Everyone loves the taste of pumpkin in the fall, especially with a hint of spice.  This pumpkin phenomenon is unparalleled in coffee, with the …

Noshing frosh

By Caitie McIntosh, Arts Contributor • September 13, 2013

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The inevitable changes in first year are scary enough without the idea of a 15-pound weight gain.   Everyone will be quick to warn you …

Best of the burgers

By Sam Vlessing, Staff Contributor • April 5, 2013


A week-long love affair

Humani-T café review

By Amanda Joy Saoud, Contributor • October 12, 2012


When I walked into Humani-T Café, which is nestled in the very urban and domineering Trillium on South Park St., I expected a very …

How not to eat garbage

By Andrew Mills, Arts Editor • September 14, 2012

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My incisors barely miss the sticker on the pear. I peel off a label that reads USA. I imagine the pilgrimage of this produce—the …

Ice cream orientation

By Meagan Deuling, Assistant Arts Editor • September 6, 2012

Ice cream orientation

The dearth of summer in Halifax is amplified by the halt the beginning of fall semester brings. But September is particularly kind to Halifax, …

The newbie’s guide to drinks and dancing

By Rachel Bloom, Staff Contributor • September 6, 2012

The newbie’s guide to drinks and dancing

Welcome to Halifax! If hitting the bars is your style, this is the perfect place to be. Halifax is reputed to have the most …

Makin’ banana pancakes

By Rachel Eades, DIY Columnist • March 16, 2012

Mmm… banana pancakes.

So we’re only a few days away from the first official day of spring, which means as Halifax residents you’re going to have a …