news 0

Veggie News 08/04/11

A round-up of some interesting veggie news: Top vegan celebrities and a vegetarian gives up cheese.


Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone

Riddhi Shah shares her vegan journey so far:

True story: For much of my life I’ve been rail thin. This, despite a dangerous addiction to dairy. Then, about two years ago, my metabolism rebelled. And, as a payback for for my exercise-free lifestyle, I quickly became, shall we say, slightly rotund.

So when an email made the rounds of the Healthy Living quarters a few weeks ago asking for a poor soul to sacrifice all that is wonderful in their diet – i.e. to go vegan – for a series of blog posts, I volunteered. I would lay by body down for the sake of science -and that roll of fat around my belly…read more

From betty White to Natalie Portman and Mike Tyson. Take a look at the top veg celebs here.

1 tbsp olive oil
1 pound Yukon gold potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch dice
1 jalapeno, minced
8 ears of corn, kernels removed
1 medium red onion, thinly sliced
1/4 cup cider vinegar
Salt
Snipped chives (optional)

1. In a large skillet heat olive oil until it shimmers Add the potatoes and cook over moderate heat until they start to brown, about 3 minutes. Stir and cook for about 2 minutes longer, until almost tender. Add the jalapenos and cook, stirring occasionally, until the potatoes and peppers are tender, about 5 minutes. Add the corn kernels and cook, stirring, until heated through, about 3 minutes.

2. Transfer the vegetables to a large bowl and stir in the onion, cider vinegar, and bacon. Season the salad with salt. Garnish with chives (if desired) and serve.

See more here.

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone

Related posts:

Written by 

Laura Cooke is the editor and creator of the Veggie Bunch website and community.


You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

close comment popup

Leave A Reply