Monthly archives: September 2011

Yay! This Saturday, 1st October, 2011 is AACT’s (Against Animal Cruelty Tasmania’s) AnimalFest. Held on Parliament Lawns Hobart from 9am – 3pm, the event is in celebration of all animals! There will be live music, art, activities for the kids and guest speakers, plus vegan food! YUM! Musical guests include: […]

AnimalFest 2011 + Updates

This is my super yummy vegan Spinach and Mushroom Pastry. It’s really easy and only takes around 15-20 minutes to make all up. Notes: I use already chopped frozen spinach portions (about 200g, or half a pack) just to make it easier and quicker. I also use Tofutti brand Better […]

Vegan Spinach and Mushroom Plait

This year the Royal Melbourne Show has it’s usual attractions, rides, showbags and even animal abuse. Putting aside their annual blue ribbon competitions for “livestock”, and their petting zoo. The Melbourne Show also offers up an “educational program” where large crowds of people gather around tiny pens in which pregnant […]

Royal Melbourne Show Shame: Abusing Animals Since 1848

The ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission) launched legal action against Baiada Poultry and Bartter Enterprises which supply the Steggles brand.  KFC Australia and Steggles websites stated that chickens raised for KFC are “Free to Roam”. KFC quickly pulled all mention of the “free roaming” birds from it’s website, yet […]

KFC Removes “Free Roaming” Chickens from it’s ads. Thanks Australian ...

Just a couple of quick updates on the blog today! I have just updated the restaurants section thanks to a lovely reader who let me know about a wonderful restaurant in Swansea called The Ugly Duck Out, who are happy to cater for any dietary requirements. Of course that meant […]