Tofino Reviews

Here’s what I’d like to share about Tofino:

Tofino Motel – very clean, recently renovated little motel; located near the shore of Tofino Bay and has beautiful views of the Bay; each unit has a small balcony with some chairs; breakfast and lundry are not included, however the motel is walking distance to all great breakfast places and to town’s laundry as well. Service was friendly, excellent impressions. Btw, you always get a small discount for whale watching tours and other activities when staying at Tofino hotels, so make sure to check the booklets in your room.

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Winston the Mini-Pig

If you liked that mini-pig from my last post (and how could you not to?:), then here’s a really great video of him in Tofino, filmed by the owners of Sew Tuff Quilt Shop where he lives:

In this video he was only 5 months old 🙂
Go mini-pigs!

Oyster Mushrooms with Dill

Some time ago I figured that two types of mushrooms – king oyster and oyster – have an interesting resemblance in taste, when sauteed, to fried eggs and fish respectively. Although these days I’m not so much into eating various ‘traditional’ food substitutes with artificial flavours, and would rather just focus on all the natural vegan goodness there is, sometimes most beginner vegans crave for some of their ‘traditional’ foods, and I think there’s no harm in using these mushrooms as substitutes rather than getting off veganism. So, here’s a simple recipe for oyster mushrooms that I think I perfected with couple small touches:)

Oyster Mushrooms with Dill
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