Category Archives: Eco-Vegan

The environment and veganism

Natural Cruelty-Free Bathroom & Beauty Products – Part 2: Top 6 Things to Look For

This is part 2 of a 3-part series about Natural Cruelty-Free Bathroom & Beauty Products. Check out Part 1: Top 6 Things to Avoid and Part 3: What I Use as well. photo credit: SeattleClouds.com Did you know that it’s … Continue reading

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Natural Cruelty-Free Bathroom & Beauty Products – Part 1: Top 6 Things to Avoid

This is Part 1 in a series. Also check out Part 2: What to Look For and Part 3: What I Use & Recommend. Veganism is NOT a diet – who told you that? Not so! Let’s get that out … Continue reading

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Cheap healthy eating tips: organic food on a tight budget

Buying all your food organic is not always possible on a tight budget, but eating well is an essential part of good health, and the quality of the food you eat is vital. Often left in the ground or on … Continue reading

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Overconsumption, overpopulation, having children

The question “when will I have children?” was never as important to me as “will I have children?” and – perhaps more importantly – “should I have children?” These are some of my thoughts on the matter… Should I? The … Continue reading

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Australian vegans: 4th October gathering!

Calling all veg Aussies: a national event is coming up! Love Earth Gathering What is the Love Earth gathering? Concerned citizens are calling on your help to save our planet from the impending catastrophes of climate change. We believe that … Continue reading

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Tiny vegan footprints

A quick, to-the-point article turned up on MSN Singapore News recently about the environmental benefits of veg diets. Going veggie can slash your carbon footprint: study Giving up meat could drastically reduce your carbon footprint, with meat-eaters’ diets responsible for … Continue reading

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An ethical wardrobe: it's so hot right now

The UK media, from what I’ve seen, seems to be reasonably vegan-friendly. From pro-animal rights articles to health, they aren’t quite so afraid as certain other western nations of throwing the v-word around. *cough*Australia*cough* *cough*UnitedStates*cough*cough* The Guardian has been doing … Continue reading

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Save the animals, save the world

If you like contributing to human rights groups, but are a little concerned when providing “aid” sometimes means animals for farming and slaughter, then Vegfam might be for you. It’s like Oxfam without the ox/chicken/goat abuse. Vegfam promotes sustainable environmentally-friendly … Continue reading

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An Inefficient Truth: Veganism Improves Your Ecological Footprint

In Australia water shortage has been a real problem in recent years, particularly in south-east Queensland where dam levels in the state’s capital dropped below 20% of capacity. The Australian continent is dry, and quite hostile to cropland and grazing … Continue reading

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Organic fruits and vegetables

I get asked about this everyone now and then… Yep, I eat organic food. No, I’m not a dirty hippie. The food tastes better (which generally indicates better nutritional value!) and it isn’t covered in pesticide residue. I like my … Continue reading

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