With Ocean Wise, Toronto Chefs Take Seafood Sustainability to the Next Level.

by Ocean Wise On April 26, Toronto-area Ocean Wise chefs joined forces to celebrate a fresh new take on seafood, emphasizing the need to make ocean-friendly choices for the health of our oceans. By taking a bold stance to serve Ocean Wise seafood, Toronto’s leading chefs are helping to ensure the long-term sustainability of our oceans for the future generations of chefs. On April 26, Ocean Wise chefs, ambassadors and advisory group welcomed Luma Restaurant as a new Ocean Wise partner in Toronto Local chefs welcomed new Ocean Wise partner Luma Restaurant to the esteemed group of about 50 Ocean Wise partners in Toronto – […]

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From Nursing Scrubs to Work Wear – It’s All About Comfort

by Dixie Uniforms Ask any professional who wears clothing specific to their job and they’ll tell you that comfort is the most important thing they look for. From nurses to chefs to construction workers, comfort allows them to do their job to the best of their ability.  However, finding the perfect uniform for work can be a bit challenging. Comfortable Clothing for Healthcare Workers Healthcare workers need to be comfortable on the job. Nursing Scrubs that are too tight restrict movement and can affect a worker’s ability to move quickly with full range of motion. In a job requiring split […]

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Keeping Your Knives Sharp

Keeping Your Knives Sharp

First, you will need to get yourself a good-quality whetstone. Since the process of keeping your knives sharp is really composed of two separate procedures, you will need two different stones to accomplish the task.  Some stones, however, have a combination of the two correct types and sizes of grits. Steer away from getting a cheap stone as it will be too soft and porous for the job.  A high quality carborundum stone with a smooth and a coarse side (combination stone) is a good choice. Keep your whetstone clean. Wash it with soap and water, or some solvent on a […]

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