Meatless Monday Articles

NYC Expands Meatless Monday to All Schools — Reaching 1.1 Million Students Every Week

March 11th, 2019

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza, and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams announced that Meatless Monday will be expanded to all New York City public schools beginning in the 2019-2020 school year

Meet Chef Heidi Tompkins, Winner of the Meatless Monday Rapid Fire Challenge

March 11th, 2019

On Monday, March 4, three finalists competed to be crowned the New York Restaurant Show Meatless Monday Rapid Fire Champion. Finalists were chosen from a pool of chefs who submitted original meatless recipes and videos. For the first time since Rapid Fire challenged chefs in 2016, three female chefs went head-to-head to prove that they had the best Meatless Monday dish

It’s National Kidney Month, Show Your Kidneys Some Love

March 10th, 2019

March is National Kidney Month and we’ve partnered with the National Kidney Foundation to urge all Americans to give their kidneys a second thought and a well-deserved checkup. World Kidney Day is on March 14 and the perfect time to give your hardworking kidneys some love

Make it a Meatless Monday Mardi Gras Celebration with Green Gumbo

March 4th, 2019

By Joy Lehman

Every year, people around the world celebrate Mardi Gras and Carnival, a festival of parades, music and eating decadent foods leading up to Lent. Millions of people observe Lent by fasting or foregoing treats and meats for 40 days. Fun fact, the term “carnival” is from carnelevare, or

7 Meatless Monday Soup Recipes to Keep You Warm Until Spring

February 25th, 2019

Spring is still a month away so there’s plenty of time to enjoy hearty and delicious winter soups that help make this season delicious. To help you celebrate the last few weeks of winter, we’ve gathered some of our favorite winter soup recipes that include seasonal vegetables, such as root vegetables, squash and parsnips. Enjoy these tasty plant-based recipes from our Meatless Monday recipe gallery as we count down the days until spring arrives

Join Meatless Monday at the Healthy Food Expo New York

February 24th, 2019

Meatless Monday will be at Healthy Food Expo in NYC, March 3-5, and we’d love to see you there!

Visit us at Exhibit Booth 638 in the Healthy Food Expo Area

California State Capitol Goes Meatless Monday — Q&A with Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon

February 18th, 2019

To celebrate President’s Day, Meatless Monday is thrilled to share a recent interview with Speaker Anthony Rendon, who represents the 63rd Assembly District in the California State Assembly

Show Your Heart Some Love for Valentine’s Day

February 11th, 2019

This week is Valentine’s Day, a good time to express your love for your heart and all it does for you. Celebrate by cooking up a heart-friendly meal for Meatless Monday.

Ring in the Chinese New Year with these 7 Meatless Recipes

February 4th, 2019

Happy Year of the Pig to everyone who celebrates the Chinese New Year around the world. We invite you to include Meatless Monday dishes in your celebratory feast and wish you good fortune and great prosperity for the coming year

Healthier You Series: All-Star Nutritionist Bonnie Taub-Dix Sheds Light on Good Heart Health Practices You Can Use

January 28th, 2019

Start smart eating habits on Mondays for a happier and healthier you! February is just around the corner and it’s American Heart Month. Take a moment on Monday to focus on behaviors that may help you live a longer and healthier life

NYC Health + Hospitals Launches Meatless Monday

January 20th, 2019

NYC Health + Hospitals has launched Meatless Monday at all 11 of its hospitals in an effort to provide a broader range of healthy, appealing meal options and introduce the benefits of plant-based nutrition

Healthier You Series: Go Meatless with Delicious Diabetes-Friendly Recipes from Chef Ronaldo Linares

January 20th, 2019

Start smart eating habits on Mondays for a happier and healthier you! Did you know increasing your consumption of plant-based foods and decreasing red meat could help you lower the risk of type 2 diabetes in the long term? Find out more!

This week we catch up with Chef

Healthier You Series: Go Meatless Monday for Kidney Health

January 14th, 2019

Cutting out meat just one day a week and choosing plant-based foods instead can help promote kidney health

Meet honeygrow’s CEO and Their New, Seasonal Plant-Based Dishes for Meatless Monday…and Every Day of the Week

January 7th, 2019

honeygrow, the trendsetting DIY eatery with feel-good vibes and locally sourced ingredients, is joining the global Meatless Monday movement. And they just launched two savory and seasonal meatless dishes that you definitely need to try–and fall in love with. We did!

Meatless Monday Stars in Some of the Biggest Stories to End 2018 and Introduce 2019

January 6th, 2019

Happy New Year!  We’re excited to share that Meatless Monday has starred in some of the leading year-end stories, and plant-based eating is predicted to be one of the biggest trends for 2019. We thought you’d enjoy these highlights