Students at some schools are loading their plates with fresh items from a salad bar. Others are reaching for hummus wraps. Or saying, “Yes please!” to veggie lasagna. Plenty of school lunch programs across the nation and in other parts of the world are enhancing the selection of vegetarian dishes. And sometimes the students — and their families — play […]
Meatless Breakfast & Lunch: An Easy Strategy To Cut Your Carbon Foodprint
Try our meatless breakfast and lunch strategy, with a food-waste elimination twist, to make your footprint transition a success. Cutting meat from your diet and replacing it with plant-based protein is the most impactful change you can make for the planet. But going cold turkey is hard for most people, and often results in backsliding. Meat consumption accounts for up […]
Can a Plant-Based Diet Affect Your Mental Health?
Vegan diets have been praised for their variety of benefits, like lower mortality rates and less stress on the environment. The vegetables, legumes, and grains that compose vegan diets use less land and water to cultivate than animal products. And they produce less waste and greenhouse gasses than raising livestock does. In fact, a 2017 study in the journal Climatic […]