Monica Shaw is a freelance writer who specializes in science, health, fitness and food. She is the primary author of the website and blog, SmarterFitter.com.
To many people, the word “roast” is typically reserved for meat. However, there are plenty of ways that vegetarians can delight in the warm comfort of a roast...
Peta's World Vegetarian Week
Yesterday was the kick-off to World Vegetarian Week, an effort sponsored by PETA to encourage more people to adopt a vegetarian lifestyle. Bruce Friedrich, a VP at PETA, has given a top-ten list for reasons you should consider going veggy, and we're sharing that summary here.
1. Helping animals helps the global poor
Give your grilled chicken and pork a sweet, fresh twist with this recipe for Strawberry Salsa. It's a perfect balance of sweet and spicy- the juicy summer strawberries and sweet tropical pineapple blend with herbs like cilantro and mint to combat the kick from the jalapenos.
You'd be surprised how delicious sweet potato french fries can be. Sweet potatoes are packed with important nutrients, and this baked variety seasoned with Parmesan, Paprika and cracked black pepper will more than satisfy your craving for the old greasy french fries.