Earlier this year, for many Canadians, grocery shopping shifted from a weekly routine to a gladiatorial sport. In the rush to stock up on goods at the grocery store in the early days of the pandemic, some consumers overbought or hoarded, panicked at the potential disruption in the supply chain. As sales moved online for many, the adjustments in purchasing habits in the household changed not only how we consume food, but the effects of our purchasing habits on the amount we waste.

Over the course of the last few years, food waste has been a prominent concern for the

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Buddy Valastro
Buddy Valastro

You might know Buddy Valastro as the star of the long-running reality baking show Cake Boss, which follows Valastro and the trials and tribulations of family-owned Carlo’s Bakery in Hoboken, New Jersey. Last week, however, Valastro posted an Instagram photo of himself in a hospital bed with a bandaged arm; the photo caption alluded to a “terrible accident”…but no further information.

In a statement to People magazine, a representative for Valastro confirmed that the injury was the result of a freak bowling accident. If that sounds somewhat confusing, it helps to know that Valastro has a

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The 2020 Election May Hinge On The “Climate Change Voter”

It’s time to wake up. On Global Day of Climate Action, VICE Media Group is solely telling stories about our current climate crisis. Click here to meet young climate leaders from around the globe and learn how you can take action. There are, of course, many reasons to vote. But as wildfires engulf the West Coast, heat waves and hurricanes devastate entire regions, and rising sea levels threaten cities like Miami, an increasing number of voters are saying climate change is what’s driving them to cast their ballot — 

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It may be better than drive-thru grub, but if you assume that cooking at home automatically guarantees a weight-loss-friendly meal, you’ve got it all wrong. In fact, with a cup of this and splash of that, you can transform a seemingly-healthy dish into one that will make the number on the scale soar.

To help you stay on track with your goal to slim down and get fit, we asked some of the nation’s top nutrition experts to reveal which common cooking and baking ingredients they wouldn’t touch with a ten-foot pole. Read on to get in

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Wendy Williams is back for season 12 of The Wendy Williams Show and sporting a new look. The 56-year-old TV personality revealed on her talk show’s Monday premiere that she’s down to her lowest weight since high school after dropping 25 pounds amid quarantine.

“I’ve lost 25 pounds,” she shared with her live audience made up of staffers. “And I didn’t do it on purpose. It’s just that food became disgusting to me.”

Williams revealed that her tastes changed in quarantine, saying, “I was cooking at first and it was all good. I was shoveling food in my mouth and

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Amy Schumer has no hard feelings toward her Emmy loss this year.

On Saturday, the comedian, 39, shared the adorable acceptance speech she and her family pre-recorded if her series Amy Schumer Learns to Cook took home its first award.

The Food Network series was nominated for outstanding unstructured reality program but was ultimately beat out by Netflix’s Cheer during the Creative Arts awards on Saturday.

“Emmy loss,” Schumer captioned the sweet clip featuring husband and chef Chris Fischer, their 16-month-old son Gene David, Gene’s nanny, Jane, and their dog Tati.

“The vid we made in case

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