Healthy vs Unhealthy

Why do supermarkets segregate organic products and thereby, make them near-invisible? CARRIE STEELE has her theories.


Staying Alive Again: When Sweet Is Really Stink!   Recently updated !

Hundreds of chemical smells invade our daily lives, making many of us miserable in the process. CARRIE STEELE knows her nose.   As my mind and my senses have become more attuned to what it takes to stay alive, I’ve eliminated my exposure to products where the smell is so […]


Feeding The Birds 1   Recently updated !

Raised on a farm, ANDREW JOHNSTONE was brought up to think of animals as instinct-driven automatons without feelings, and to hunt and kill them for pleasure. Then everything changed.


Staying Alive   Recently updated !

Have we been accidentally bombarding our systems with chemical poisons our whole lives? CARRIE STEELE remembers back to the toxins of her youth.


Mimosa Café REVIEW   Recently updated !

Carrie Steele returns to a favourite café, and two years on, she loves it better than ever.   I reviewed Mimosa Café in Takapuna back in 2015. Two years later, it’s as good as ever. Mimosa now has some competition in the ‘vegan friendly’ stakes here in Takapuna, namely Street […]


Street Organics CAFÉ REVIEW   Recently updated !

Carrie Steele drags the hubbie along for a delicious lunch at a fairly new Takapuna vegan-friendly café.


Days Of Our Lives

The return of CARRIE STEELE, who still eats plants, and is a walking miracle.