Winnipeg Hot Sauces for Self-Isolation

Winnipeg Hot Sauces set out for the taste test.

I’ve been wanting to do this post on Winnipeg Hot Sauces for several weeks. However, with the outbreak of Covid-19 and the upheaval that has brought, it’s been sitting on the back burner for a little while. Most of my time has been spent on videos for the Holy Trinity website.  After spending my days …

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Biz Patio Tour – Physically Distanced Version.

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The Downtown Biz is slowly reopening some of their popular summer events. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, there are outdoor concerts, and on weekends they are restarting their patio tours. This is the fourth time I have been on one of these Biz tours. Something new with this year’s edition is the addition of viewing some …

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Open Mic Performances – Various


I decided I wanted to switch my open mic videos from a page to a post. As you may know if you read Dining with Donald on a semi-regular basis, I enjoy singing at various open mic events around Winnipeg. Occasionally I also sing at coffee houses for fundraisers, etc. I’ve taken to recording some …

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Irish Stew Preparation, Recipe and Video

A bowl of Irish stew

The social isolation brought on from Covid-19, I find myself not hosting The Lunchroom  @ Holy Trinity. So, I prepared the Irish Stew that we had hoped to serve on St. Patrick’s Day. I also made a video of me preparing this stew. It’s a first attempt to film using a LED ring light with …

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Soup For School – Stone Soup Fundraiser

Soup on display

I wrote recently about serving soup for Tuesday lunches. Wednesday was about enjoying soup for lunch. Not just enjoying, but also helping out a good cause. Every year, the Child Nutrition Council of Manitoba holds it’s Stone Soup fundraiser. This fundraiser is in aid of nutrition programs all across the province. Some programs, such as …

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Lunchroom @ Holy Trinity – Pancake Day

Lunchroom bowl of soup

Last July, I wrote about starting my new position at Holy Trinity Anglican Church. It`s been a long and difficult road to getting things up and running. At the end of last year we decided we would start The Lunchroom @ Holy Trinity. This is a one day a week simple sit down lunch.  Getting …

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Pancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes.

Pancake supper berry sauce.

It’s just about that time of year again. Tuesday, February 25th, is Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as Pancake Day. As I have done in the past with my Fall Suppers posts, I am creating a list of the places serving pancakes in the upcoming couple of weeks or so. One difference between this and the …

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Future of Feasting Climate Fall Supper

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Last night I attended The Future of Feasting fall supper. This supper is a little different from the one’s I’ve attended so far. The Future of Feasting: A Climate Fall Supper was the brainchild of five local organizations. Wildnerness Committee: Manitoba Office, Green Action Centre, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives: Manitoba Office, Manitoba Energy Justice …

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