Author Archives: Taste of Nature

Fueled by Taste of Nature: An 18+ Month Exploration (Post by Spencer Madden)

Throughout my life, there have been two major themes that have recurred: exploration and health. Ever since a young age, I have been fascinated by discovering what is over the next hill and how I can get myself in a … Continue reading

10 Easy Ways to Get a Taste of Nature

Life is busy. This is a reality for many of us, but it is important to remember to take the time you need to relax and refresh. It can be hard to find the time and energy to get outside … Continue reading

5 Ways to Make Dad Feel Special

It’s almost Father’s Day, in preparation we’ve been thinking about really special ways to let dad know how much he means to us. Here’s what  we’ve come up with: 1.  A Day Out With Dad Treat him to a day … Continue reading

Organic? Non-GMO? Natural? What Does it all mean?!

There is a lot of confusion about organic, natural, and non-gmo. It can be overwhelming to understand it all. Here is a quick overview of the main terms, what they mean and why they matter. Natural The term ‘Natural’ is … Continue reading

Celebrate Mom, all-year round

For Mother’s Day we asked our community to tell us why they love their moms. Some of the reasons were pretty basic, but fundamental in the way we grew up (and are still trying to grow up!). From being our … Continue reading

Eat! Vancouver

If you were in Vancouver on the weekend, we hope you checked out the 2015 EAT! Vancouver Food + Cooking Festival. It was a delicious event, to say the least. It was a week-long festival taking place throughout downtown Vancouver … Continue reading

Happy Gluten Free Month!

Did you know… May is Celiac Awareness Month? Here at Taste of Nature we know plenty of people who battle with Celiac disease (or even gluten sensitivities) on a regular basis. Although understanding around the condition is growing, it can … Continue reading

Recipe: Vegan, Gluten-free Sweet Potato, Kale and Coconut Soup!

There’s a major chill in the air here at Taste of Nature HQ: suddenly, it’s snowy and below zero. The berries are frozen on the bushes, we’ve taken our winter coats and boots out of storage, and it’s beginning to … Continue reading

The 10 Best Vegan and Gluten-Free Restaurants in North America!

Vegan, gluten-free, organic and other healthy foods aren’t just a snack-time trend. All over North America, some restaurants are cooking up creative ways to make culinary gold out of meatless ingredients – and in others, going gluten-free has never been … Continue reading

Taste of Nature Gets The Thumbs-Up from Celebrities at the Golden Globe Awards!

To make it in Hollywood you need to have a certain “it” factor: the looks, the personality and the acting chops to back it all up, otherwise the industry will chew you up and spit you out. Well, we’re happy to say … Continue reading