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25 Fun Ways to Celebrate National Vegetarian Week

May 13 to 19 is a week to celebrate vegetarianism and give meatless fares a try. Join the fun! Learn to cook tasty recipes! #NationalVegetarianWeek National Vegetarian Week aims to bring awareness to the proven health benefits of vegetarian diets. Although Cooking Green Goodness Magazine supports a vegan lifestyle, let’s not kid ourselves, the journey is a struggle for many. We support any initiative to educate and guide those people curious about plant-based meals and how to get started with their journey. The benefits of vegetarian diets include: A reduced risk of major killers such as heart disease and stroke while cutting exposure to foodborne pathogens; A viable answer to feeding the world’s hungry through more efficient use of grains and other crops; Conservation of vital but limited freshwater, fertile topsoil and other precious resources; The preservation of irreplaceable ecosystems; Mitigating the ever-expanding environmental pollution of animal agriculture. Here are 25 veggie-licious ways to celebrate National Vegetarian Week: 1. Read the Vegetarian’s Society’s guide ‘Going Veggie: What to Eat.’2. Head outdoors for a veggie picnic.3. …