Category Archives: Alternative Businesses

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Inspirational businesses: Interview with Lisa McInerney from Mummy Made It

A little while ago I had a chat with fellow cook book author Lisa McInerney from MummyMade.It Cooking for a free-from person is hard enough, and it’s even harder when they’re fussy! (This goes for adults as well as children;-) So if you’re having trouble getting your kids (or yourself) to eat your veggies, then … Continue reading Inspirational businesses: Interview with Lisa McInerney from Mummy Made It

IndieLove Magazine: Alternative Chef Kitchen Feature

Earlier this year we were interviewed by Jessica Johnson for a feature story in the new IndieLove Magazine. Thanks to Editor Sarah Gai for allowing us to republish this interview. To check out the full magazine click here. To check out their website click here.

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Frank Buontempo of Orgran Natural Foods

When it comes to businesses that provide tasty alternatives for people with alternative diets, hands down the winner has to be Orgran Natural Foods. With products ranging from egg replacement to crispbread, and with products sold throughout supermarkets and independent retailers in over 70 countries, it’s easy to see why I have left this business … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Frank Buontempo of Orgran Natural Foods

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Lisa Munro from Happy Tummies

Sourcing certain products and ingredients for alternative cooking can take a lot of time, especially when you’re just starting out, so when my friend Laura Trotta introduced me to her friend Lisa Munro from Happy Tummies, I knew I’d found another business which offered cool alternatives for people like us and that I had to … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Lisa Munro from Happy Tummies

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Kym Henley from Everything Vegan

I shared the story in this post about when I started to love vegan stores. Well, back in 2014, when  Hayley and I went to Freedom Hill Sanctuary to film the About the cast video was the first time I met Kym Henley, the passionate owner of a great business which offers cool alternatives for … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Kym Henley from Everything Vegan

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Holly & Chris Gardner from Safe Happy Family

A little while back I read some posts by Holly Gardner.  I then checked out Holly’s website and instantly knew she was someone I needed to feature in this series. Holly and Chris are scientists who have turned those observational and problem solving skills toward creating some great solutions to help families with children who … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Holly & Chris Gardner from Safe Happy Family

What its like to live with someone with a food allergy

On the show, we like to keep a light-hearted vibe. We’ve gone to a lot of effort so you’ll finish watching an episode with a smile on your face, take away some new ideas you can put into action at the next meal, and get that warm fuzzy feeling of being included again.  But you … Continue reading What its like to live with someone with a food allergy

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Rebecca Carden from My Goodness Organics

Alternatives for people who don’t like cooking, or don’t have time to cook. This week I had the pleasure of chatting with ex-Adelaidian Rebecca Carden from My Goodness Organics. When I read the “About” page on her site, I knew I’d found a business which provides a service for people who need alternatives that I … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Rebecca Carden from My Goodness Organics

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Kate Knox from Keane’s Organic Food

Finding alternatives, when you previously thought you had none is great. We’re so lucky to live in a time where more and more alternatives are available for people like us who can’t or don’t eat dairy, soy, gluten, egg or meat and so I wanted to introduce you to some of the individuals and businesses … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Kate Knox from Keane’s Organic Food