Category Archives: Consumerism

Why Being a Generic ‘Hipster’ Could Actually Be Good.

I’ve been meaning to write be more active on this blog when it was brought to my attention by a friend reading through my old facebook notes that I had actually written quiet an appropriate rant in 2009. Although it

Why Being a Generic ‘Hipster’ Could Actually Be Good.

I’ve been meaning to write be more active on this blog when it was brought to my attention by a friend reading through my old facebook notes that I had actually written quiet an appropriate rant in 2009. Although it

Why the big deal?

Before anyone gets confused as to why a middle class mid-20’s white girl is getting excited about going to a local farmers market instead of a supermarket I thought it best to outline that I am a notoriously horrible eater.

Why the big deal?

Before anyone gets confused as to why a middle class mid-20’s white girl is getting excited about going to a local farmers market instead of a supermarket I thought it best to outline that I am a notoriously horrible eater.

First Success

First break away from the industrial food system today! My partner and I rode our bikes to the Vic markets where we were able to buy a weeks worth of local and organic produce for under $30: and some of

First Success

First break away from the industrial food system today! My partner and I rode our bikes to the Vic markets where we were able to buy a weeks worth of local and organic produce for under $30: and some of

Have We Bought Enough Yet?

“The author and activist philosopher John Ralston Saul traces how we in the West became Walmart societies, with lots of stuff and not much substance. We bought ourselves here, and we can bring ourselves out.” Click here to read the

Have We Bought Enough Yet?

“The author and activist philosopher John Ralston Saul traces how we in the West became Walmart societies, with lots of stuff and not much substance. We bought ourselves here, and we can bring ourselves out.” Click here to read the