Meatless Monday Articles

MM Guru Kim O’Donnel Talks Turkey without the Bird

November 19th, 2012

Kim O’Donnel, author of The Meat Lover’s Meatless Celebrations: Year-Round Vegetarian Feasts (You Can Really Sink Your Teeth Into), shares why she’s shifted to a more produce-focused diet and gives her advice on everything from the secrets of umami to veggie dishes that pack enough punch to take center stage

LA Casts Meatless Monday in Healthy Leading Role

November 12th, 2012

Los Angeles is now the largest city in the U.S. to sign a Meatless Monday resolution. The official declaration, unanimously approved by LA’s City Council, announces that the city is embracing Meatless Mondays for the health of its citizens and the planet

UN Says Long Term Campaign Needed to Cut Meat’s Impact

November 5th, 2012

A United Nations alert has underlined the importance of campaigns like Meatless Monday in reducing meat consumption for the health of people and the planet.

MM Founder Sid Lerner Speaks at James Beard Conference

October 30th, 2012

Healthy Monday Movement Breaks Loose at APHA’s 140th

October 29th, 2012

Meatless Monday and The Monday Campaigns were in attendance at the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition. From October 27-31, the team was on hand in San Francisco to share the benefits of Monday messages in public health promotion

Oxfam Says Support World Food Day by Going Meatless

October 15th, 2012

Celebrate World Food Day this Monday with Oxfam’s GROW Method. Their five point strategy for a sustainable food system encourages consumers to go meatless one day a week to reduce water waste, cut methane emissions and help small producers. Join the movement today and make it a Meatless Monday!

New Tools Help Your Child’s School Join the MM Movement

October 15th, 2012

The Yale Rudd Center has created a collection of tools to help parents and teachers start a Meatless Monday program in K-12 cafeterias. The new set of studies, evaluation sheets and examples adds to the organization’s extensive list of resources for childhood nutrition advocates

MM Dishes with Dietitians at Philly Conference

October 8th, 2012

Meatless Monday attended the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ 2012 Food & Nutrition Conference to show health professionals that the campaign is an easy way to help clients stay healthy and eat more greens

MM/ Whole Foods Mixer Gets Community Cooking

October 8th, 2012

We recently teamed up with Everyday Health to present a Meatless Monday Mixer at the Whole Foods Market Wellness Club in New York City. Guests were treated to an array of tasty snacks, learned about going meatless from Monday Campaigns President Peggy Neu, and had the opportunity to watch live cooking demonstrations

World Meatless Lunch Unites International MM Community

October 1st, 2012

Eaters around the globe have band together for World Meatless Lunch, a project of The Philippines’ Luntiang Lunes campaign. Founder Dr. Deocaris hopes the event will help spread awareness of the global Meatless Monday movement

Petite Plates are One Easy Trick for Healthy Eating

October 1st, 2012

Small changes can make all the difference when trying to stick to a portion-balanced and nutritious diet. Researchers from Stanford suggest changing the size and style of your dinner plate to reduce portions and still feel full. And research has shown that periodic messages that tap into the weekly cycle can also help us stay focused on our goals. Since Monday is the day we refresh our routine, it’s also the perfect opportunity to recommit to positive habits.

STREET Food Chef Shines a Light on Healthier Eating

September 24th, 2012

Chef, eco advocate and Meatless Monday supporter, Susan Feniger, talks about the unique menu at her L.A. restaurant, STREET, the rise in diners seeking vegetarian options, and why she embraces the movement

Student Video Offers Tips for Going MM on SU Campus

September 24th, 2012