Raising a vegetarian, or not.

First strawberry, approx 8 mo. Snap peas fresh from the market, not quite 2. Rainbow birthday cake, 4 yrs. Evidenced by more than 600 comments so far, I’ve clearly struck a nerve with my Care2 post about allowing my hitherto vegetarian child to purchase school...
Savory Mushroom and Barley Stew with Beans

Savory Mushroom and Barley Stew with Beans

This one-pot meatless meal is flavorful but easy on the grocery budget, starting with dried beans, barley, carrots, and mushrooms. photo credit: Marco Verche on Flickr/cc license Easy Crock-pot Recipe for Economical Vegetarian Meal Winter meals on a budget need not be...