Festive Greetings from Zoe!

  Season’s Greetings Green Foodies!!!   It has been a hectic few days, and as per tradition we ate way too much!!!   The food was amazing and I wanted to share with you how to have a vegetarian/vegan Christmas without too much fuss.   As my household is a blend of meat eaters and vegos, a […]

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Ethical Eating – Is a Vegetarian Diet Worse for the Environment and Animal Welfare?

This is  an interesting article that explores the ethical implications for animal welfare and environmental impacts of a vegetarian lifestyle. What do you think? Ordering the vegetarian meal? There’s more animal blood on your hands The ethics of eating red meat have been grilled recently by critics who question its consequences for environmental health and animal […]

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Meat: a Benign Extravagance

Source @ The Australian – July 16, 2011 – By John Newton WE’RE told we could solve many of the world’s environmental problems if we stop eating meat. But is it true? That’s the question Simon Fairlie – a self-described “agricultural worker, smallholder, environmentalist journalist and hippie” in the UK – sets out to answer […]

The Journey to Veganism

By Zoe Carriere – mother, teacher, vegan Life is a journey, and the road to becoming a vegan is not an easy one when you started out as a meat eater.  The purpose of this article is to provide an anecdotal account of my experiences, both the difficulties and triumphs on this journey as well […]

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Slow Food Hall of Taste, Italy

The Salone del Gusto, or hall of taste may not be what you think of when someone mentions slow food. It is, however, greenfoodie paradise! Enjoy the article and then check out more from Slow Food and SBS Food. by Matthew Evans for SBS food – 7th January 2011 Slow Food. It makes you think […]

Mondo Organics, Brisbane

I first went to Mondo back in 2000 when it had just opened. It was great then and maintains its reputation today, it’s a must if you are in Brisbane. “Mondo is elegant organic dining at its best. Mondo restaurant, catering and cooking school was inspired by a concern about the increasing use of chemical […]

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Satis Cafe, Canberra

We found Satis Vegetarian Café at the Watson shops the other day. It’s a quirky little cafe with bohemian atmosphere and they specialise in organic, fair trade and free range local produce. They had a delicious looking breakfast and lunch menu and loads of gluten free cakes, muffins and biscuits. The Coffee was pretty good, […]

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