• January 6, 2022
    Pork Wrap Siomai

    Featured Image Description: Four steamed pork wrap siomai topped with chopped green onions on a glass plate next to a small bowl of soy sauce. BY: JOSIE CALOMA Pork wrap siomai is a traditional Chinese dumpling that is steamed […]

  • December 21, 2021
    Holiday Ups and Downs

    Featured Image Description: a picture of Santa Claus riding his sleigh above a snow covered road lined with trees, shot from behind. BY: MARK KONING In my writing of these blog posts, I have shared stories of Christmas pleasures […]

  • December 21, 2021
    Pork Embutido

    Featured Image Description: Pork Embutido, a steamed Filipino meatloaf dish, plated on a leaf of romaine lettuce with blueberries. BY: JOSIE CALOMA Pork Embutido is a Filipino-style meatloaf made with pork, ham, egg and vegetables. This dish can be […]

  • December 16, 2021
    Zucchini Fritters with Tzatziki Dip

    Featured Image Description: On a glass plate, zucchini fritters topped with basil leaves next to a bowl of tzatziki dip with sliced strawberries on both sides of the dip. BY: JOSIE CALOMA Tzatziki Dip is made with Greek yogurt […]

  • December 9, 2021
    Braver than I thought

    BY: HILARY PEARSON I didn’t think attending a wedding with a brain injury was possible for me. Last year I remember a very specific anxiety attack sparked from the idea of being in a room with loud music and […]

  • December 2, 2021
    Beef Bulgogi

    Featured Image Description: On a plate, beef bulgogi topped with sesame seeds and green onions next to a salad all on top of a piece of lettuce. BY: JOSIE CALOMA Bulgogi, known as ‘fire meat’ in Korean is marinated […]

  • November 25, 2021
    Trusting Your Decisions After ABI

    Featured Image Description: A hand holding a bouquet of flowers BY: FRANCE THERIAULT The more you love your decisions, the less you need others to approve of them. After I acquired a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) as a result […]

  • November 18, 2021
    Change the Channel: A Poem

    Featured Image Description: A black remote control on top of a wooden table with the words, ‘Change the Channel a poem’ BY: ELIZABETH MacGREGOR “As we [continue to] struggle with Covid and live our restricted lives, I have been […]

  • November 11, 2021
    DIY Shrimp Spring Rolls

    Featured Image Description: A plate of shrimp spring rolls with a bowl of peanut dipping sauce in the middle. BY: JOSIE CALOMA Shareables are great appetizer for family and friend get togethers. Shrimp spring rolls (Gỏi Cuốn in Vietnamese) […]

  • October 28, 2021
    Intersectionality of Race and Brain Injury  

    Our May, 2021 Community Meeting focused on Race and Brain Injury, featuring speaker Samira Omar. Speaker: Samira Omar About Samira  Samira Omar is a PhD Candidate in the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute at the University of Toronto and a trainee […]