Meatless Monday Articles
August 29th, 2011
As the new school year begins, hundreds of thousands of students across the U.S. will discover the health and environmental benefits of eating less meat. Meatless Monday meals are an easy way to improve food quality, educate students about health, and get kids to try new, nutritious options.
August 22nd, 2011
Late summer through early fall marks peak season for many of our favorite fruits and vegetables. This is the perfect time then to add more local produce to your Meatless Monday menu! Locally sourced food is easier to get than you might assume and comes with a whole host of health and environmental benefits.
August 15th, 2011
The connection between diet and disease is not lost on the medical community, which is why many hospitals have started offering Meatless Monday meals in their cafeterias. Each week staff, patients and visitors alike get a delicious lesson in healthier habits.
August 8th, 2011
August 1st, 2011
Celebrity chef Mario Batali is once again championing the Meatless Monday movement! In addition to going meatless at home and in his restaurants, Batali asks that individuals everywhere take the Meatless Monday pledge for personal and planetary health.
July 25th, 2011
July 18th, 2011
The Environmental Working Group has just released The Meat Eater’s Guide to Climate Change and Health; a new, interactive look at why our meals matter. Their website shows Meatless Monday’s potential impact and offers testimonials from some of the movement’s key players
July 11th, 2011
There are now over 500 restaurants nationwide that go meatless on Monday, but did you know this trend is quickly taking to the streets? Food trucks across the country are joining the movement, each offering their own unique twist on meatless meals
July 2nd, 2011
You don’t have to stack the BBQ with meat to feel patriotic this week! July 4th is the perfect time to celebrate Meatless Monday’s historic beginnings and to introduce delicious veggie options to your friends and family. Rethink your traditional fare with over 60 meatless cookout recipes!
June 27th, 2011
Cities across the U.S. are discovering that Meatless Monday is an easy way to get the entire town talking about better health! Durham North Carolina, Aspen Colorado and Covington Kentucky have all embraced the movement on a large scale, making it easy and fun for citizens to discover more nutritious options
June 13th, 2011
June 6th, 2011
With adopters spanning restaurants, hospitals, schools and organizations, Aspen has embraced the Meatless Monday movement with gusto!
May 23rd, 2011
May 16th, 2011
The new film Forks Over Knives highlights the connection between what we eat and our overall health. Movie goers will not only see a clear case for the benefits of eating less meat, they’ll get a head start with the help of Meatless Monday!
May 9th, 2011