April 13th, 2015

Controversy Over Dietary Guidelines Continues

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Michele Simon, a public health lawyer who's been researching and writing about the food industry and food politics since 1996, had lots to tell us about the guidelines. Read More

Author Highlights Small Steps like Meatless Monday on Daily Show

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Gene Baur spoke with Jon Stewart about small steps you can take – like Meatless Monday - toward a diet that’s better for you and the planet. Read More

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Dinner Recipe of the Week

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Can a hotdog bar go Meatless on Mondays? The Wurst bar in Cincinnati is trying it, with the Tofu you Face.  Here is the Dirt.

In ‘The Secret (Sex) Life of Vegetables’ Ellen Kanner suggests meat may slow you down in the bedroom while vegetables like arugula and carrots can up your game.  Here is the Dirt:

veggie kidWe all know vegetables are good for kids.  And that kids don’t really like them. The Huffington Post has tips for getting kids to like vegetables. Here is the dirt.

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The Spicy Foodie breaks it down: What were the most popular Meatless Monday recipes of 2014? And are they still en vogue? Find out. Here is the dirt.

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Vending machines aren’t usually the epicenter of healthy eating: But in Scotland, there’s a new type of vending machine that eschews processed foods. Here’s the dirt.

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Ellie Krieger keeps it healthy & hip at holiday parties: see how she can plate the right vegetables and dips that’ll draw the eyes of would-be cocktail-weenie eaters. Here is the Dirt.