Meatless Monday Articles

Go Meatless for Valentine’s Day with Dinners for Two!

February 12th, 2018

Spread the Meatless Monday love throughout the week and go meatless on Valentine’s Day! Making a simple, plant-based meal together is a great way to strengthen your bond while creating a romantic dining experience without leaving the house. Plus, many meatless meals are healthy and inexpensive to prepare, so you’ll be doing

After the Big Game, Let Meatless Monday Get You Back on Track!

February 5th, 2018

Super Bowl Sunday is known as one of the biggest food days of the year, right up there with Thanksgiving and other major holidays. Across the country, viewers of the big game consumed higher-than-usual amounts of chicken wings, pizza, tortilla chips and dips, and other junk food. But Meatless Monday is here to help you get back on a healthy track if you overindulged last night!

Kick Off American Heart Month by Going Red — On Your Plate!

January 29th, 2018

There are plenty of reasons to follow a plant-based diet, and one of the best is for heart health. February is American Heart Month and to start things off early this Meatless Monday, we’re spotlighting several red foods that are not only delicious but also great for your heart! When you’re planning Meatless Monday meals

The Best Brands to Make Meatless Monday Effortless

January 22nd, 2018

It’s not hard to go plant-based one day a week, but having lots of vegetarian and vegan options at the grocery store makes it a lot easier. When you’re planning your Meatless Monday meals, reach for any of the brands listed below. They pride themselves on wholesome, natural ingredients – that you can pronounce – and are all great additions to any meat-free plate. With this many choices, going Meatless Monday is simple!

18 Vegetarian and Vegan Celebrities Who Make the Case for Meatless Monday

January 15th, 2018

If you are aware of the benefits of cutting out meat once a week in favor of three plant-based meals on Monday, you know that it doesn’t just improve your health – it does the environment a lot of favors as well. Meatless Monday is the perfect way to make your diet more plant-based and try out delicious recipes that put fruits, vegetables, and other sources of protein in the spotlight. But if you still need convincing, here are some familiar folks who can tell you how going meat-free has had a positive impact on their lives

TGI Fridays and Meatless Monday Join Forces to Highlight Restaurant’s Commitment to Offering Plant-Based Options

January 8th, 2018

TGI Fridays recently announced its partnership with plant-based trailblazer Beyond Meat. The partnership means that the restaurant chain is adding the revolutionary Beyond Burger to the menu at its 450+ U.S. locations nationwide. The Monday Campaigns, the nonprofit public health organization behind the Meatless Monday movement, lauds TGI Fridays commitment to innovation and reinvigorating current menu offerings

Meatless Monday Bloggers Show What They “Can Do” with Goya Products!

January 8th, 2018

Meatless Monday supports Goya’s “Can Do” program, which donates food to Feed America every time someone purchases Goya products in stores. Since so many of Goya’s products are vegetarian and packed with protein, food bloggers accepted the challenge to come up with meat-free recipes for Meatless Monday using Goya’s featured “Can Do” products. Here are some of our favorite contributions from last year!

Why Meatless Monday Should Be Part of Your Healthy Monday Reset

January 1st, 2018

New Year’s is commonly thought of as the time to make a fresh start. However, the beginning of the calendar year isn’t the only time you can make positive changes to your lifestyle. Research shows that many people – 58 percent – also consider Monday to be a chance to start something new. Using Monday

Resolving to Go Meatless Monday? Here Are Our Most Popular Recipes from 2017 to Start You Off!

December 19th, 2017

This past year has seen many people jump on the Meatless Monday bandwagon, from social media followers to celebrities, to restaurants, schools, and cities. We’ve made it easy for you to join the movement by giving you a head start on the New Year. Here are the 10 most viewed Meatless Monday recipes of 2017. Try some today, and let us know what you think.

Holiday Gift Ideas from Meatless Monday!

December 18th, 2017

This holiday season, let Meatless Monday help you make your gift-giving a little bit easier. If you know someone who has been resolving to eat healthier or give something back to the planet, here are a few items to help them get started

Celebrating 100 Years Since the First National Campaign to Go Meatless

December 12th, 2017

At Meatless Monday, there is a reason to celebrate every week by promoting plant-based food as a way to save the planet. But in 2017, Meatless Monday had even more reason to celebrate: this year marks 100 years since the first national campaign to encourage people to go meat-free. While the original mission has evolved into something addressing today’s concerns, the message has stood the test of time!

Meatless Monday Attends the Food as Medicine Summit in NYC

December 11th, 2017

On Thursday, November 30, Meatless Monday participated in the Food as Medicine Summit held at the Hunter College New York City Food Policy Center. The summit featured expert speakers who discussed how problematic food habits have caused the number and prevalence of chronic diseases to rise. “Therefore, food must also be the solution,” according

“We Are Still In”: Meatless Monday Stands with the Coalition to Include Food in Climate Action Conversation

December 5th, 2017

An open letter extolling the values of including food in the ongoing conversation about climate change is making the rounds on Medium, and Meatless Monday plays an important role. More cities and counties on the local level in the United States have taken charge on supporting the goals of the Paris Climate Accords to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Meatless Monday Challenges High School Chefs to “Go With Grains” for C-CAP Recipe Contest

December 4th, 2017

Meatless Monday continues to help aspiring young chefs get their shot at success! The Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) has announced this year’s recipe contest to give high school students a chance to win a scholarship and develop their talents as budding chefs

Restaurant Roundup: Treat Yourself to a Vegetarian Night Out!

November 27th, 2017

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s time to get back on a healthy track. But that doesn’t mean you can’t take a short break from cooking! We’ve rounded up some of the best restaurants from around the country that offer Meatless Monday. Not only can you eat plant-based this holiday season but you can support a local business that is doing its part to make their communities healthier!