July 21st, 2014

A Visit from
Acacia Courtney,
Miss Connecticut

Meatless Mondaygroup

On June 28th, Acacia Courtney was crowned Miss Connecticut, running on a platform of “The Monday Campaigns: A Guide to a Healthier World.” Last week, Acacia visited the Monday Campaigns HQ to answer questions, take photos, and meet the staff.

A Walk Through
the Greenmarket
with Diana Rice, RD

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It’s summer and farmers' markets everywhere are flooded with locally grown produce, herbs, flowers and breads. Meatless Monday's Registered Dietitian, Diana Rice, takes us on a tour of NYC's Union Square Greenmarket and helps us plan a delicious MM meal.

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Sir Paul Hits the MM Spots in the Hamptons: Paul McCartney, who of course heads up Meat Free Monday in the UK, was spotted at landmark (and Meatless Monday supporter) Nick & Toni’s, profiled here, and La Fondita. Here’s the dirt.

mc_burgerHot off the Grill, the Ultimate Veggie Burger: In this video, Melissa Clark of the NYT shows how to grill a Veggie Burger that’s loaded with flavor and texture. The secret? Roasting some of the ingredients first. If you’re grilling next Meatless Monday, here’s the dirt.

tedi_sarahChallenge Issued: Health and wellness blogger Tedi Sarah would like to challenge you to Meatless Monday, and to make it easier, she’s got a few recipes options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Here’s the dirt.

Vegetable-Enchiladas-100For your recipe file: Vegetable Enchiladas. Add a little Spanish to your next Meatless Monday. This recipe substitutes the usual meat with sweet potatoes, with no loss in flavor.
Here’s the dirt.