Category Archives: Meatless Monday

More snow and ice on the way

Here in Indiana, basketball is our national pastime. Even before Dennis Hopper’s character in “Hoosiers” said, “I know all there is to know about the greatest game ever invented,” we Hoosiers (by birth), pay close attention to basketball. This week … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Chickpea omlette

I have not written a Meatless Monday post in awhile. It’s not that I don’t have ideas, I do. I saw this post from One Green Planet on Twitter under the title “Why humans are indifferent to food animals.” The … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

As I write this post, it is early in the morning on Dec. 24, Christmas Eve, here in the eastern U.S. I want to wish all of my readers a merry Christmas. If you don’t celebrate Christmas but some other … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday — Lentils

Today, I want to talk about my go-to legume — lentils. I love lentils. They’re quick and easy to cook. They’re diverse. They’re nutritious. I use them in lentil soup. I cook them with rice or quinoa and serve them … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday/Mushroom Monday

    Let’s talk mushrooms. Quick show of hands: Who out there eats mushrooms? I do, and you should too. Dr. Michael Greger at nutritionfacts.org has several videos on the benefits of mushrooms. The website says this about mushrooms: Mushrooms … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday or Turkey-free Thanksgiving

I will not be eating turkey or any other meat this Thursday, but I’m 99 percent sure my sister will be serving turkey and maybe ham on Thanksgiving. I love my sister and I’m thankful for her and her hospitality. … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday Idea No. 3

The idea of meatless Mondays is catching on. In the news recently, the Los Angeles City Council  endorsed Meatless Mondays. “The Los Angeles council, in a 14-0 vote on Friday, adopted a resolution urging residents to adopt a personal pledge … Continue reading

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