Category Archives: Green gourmet

Grow your own veggies in pots


I experienced a kind of mini social death last week. Vegetable patches are all the rage in my suburb with families spending happy hours educating their small children about the rhythms of nature and the nutritional benefits of snow peas. … Continue reading

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Three ways to save the world during your lunch break


Have you lost your youthful zeal for saving the world? I had a lot of button badges when I was about 15 declaring my opposition to everything from nuclear missiles to whale hunting. I felt particularly strongly about the testing … Continue reading

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Eddie doesn’t go veggo


In the interests of balance, here’s Eddie declaring his ongoing commitment to meat. Sausages win every time with this boy. However, unlike his sister, he hasn’t been exposed to amazing kids cooking classes yet, so we’ll see if his tastes … Continue reading

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My 6 year old goes vegetarian


I do my best to instill positive values in my children. ┬áSometimes I think it’s working, sometimes I think I’d have more luck explaining to the cats why they shouldn’t chase lizards. Anyway, my 6 year old caught me by … Continue reading

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Crap food: Can we fix it? YES we can!


Stop spending money on stuff that pollutes the planet and our bodies and start using our hard earned dollars to support organisations that make green and healthy products. Continue reading

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No premium for organic, and the love comes for free.


An inspirational restaurant demonstrates how good business and social justice go hand in hand. Continue reading

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