Posts tagged "vegetarians"

I Used To Only Date Vegetarians — And Then I Wised Up

When I went on my first date at 15, I had already been a vegetarian for a few years. But I never thought I’d have a problem with dating a meat eater.

A recent YourTango poll shows that 88 percent of our readers, even though they’re not vegan (which is a much stricter diet than that…

By: YourTango.com / October 18, 2012

Russell Brand And Kristen Wiig Are The World’s Sexiest Vegetarians

For 10 years now, PETA has crowned one man and one woman as the Sexiest Vegetarians of the Year. And for their decade-iversary, the organization has chosen two of my favorite celebrities for the honor—Russell Brand and Kristen Wiig. Brand has apparently been a vegetarian since age 14 and when asked recently by Kelly Ripa…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 29, 2011

When Eating Octopus Goes Wrong

You know, I take my work here at The Frisky very, very seriously. I like to think of myself as “channeling” what you, our dear readers, want. Like, I am just a vessel for delivering you what you need. So, today, I sat down, and I closed my eyes, and I asked The…

By: Susannah Breslin / February 25, 2010

A Fashion Show Not For The Vegetarians

When I was a kid, I read this book that had a line in it that has stuck in my head to this day: “Eat it or wear it.” Well, when the clothes are made of meat, I suppose the choice is yours. In this fashion show, models strutted the runway in outfits made from…

By: Susannah Breslin / October 26, 2009

Q&A: Author Michelle Maisto Proves A Vegetarian And A Meat Lover Can Live Happily Ever After

Food is an essential for life, of course, but it’s also a vital component of relationships. Without food, what would we do on dates? There would be no candlelit dinners, and no romantic champagne and strawberries or other supposedly aphrodisiac combos. In her new book The Gastronomy of Marriage, Michelle Maisto explores what happens i…

By: Catherine Strawn / September 11, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Guy Vegetarians, Flavored Breast Milk, And Marriage Stats

It’s a bad day for vegetarians. Guys who average half a serving of soy food per day have lower concentration of sperm than men who do not eat soy foods. [Medical News Today]…

By: Catherine Strawn / July 24, 2008

Slideshow: Sexy Celebrity Vegetarians

PETA announced today the winners of their annual sexiest vegetarian celebrities online vote, and singer Leona Lewis and the Red Hot Chili Pepper’s Anthony Kiedis were the winners. Now, I’m a vegetarian and find myself very annoying. I worry about my friends always have to think, “Is there anything for Catherine to eat here?” whe…

By: Catherine Strawn / June 19, 2008

Would Eating Steak Make Me More Attractive?

Can a vegetarian and an omnivore have a lasting relationship? And what happens if one person has a gluten allergy and the other subsists on pasta? A Chicago Tribune article considers how people with eating issues fare in relationships. It seems, as with everything, that there aren’t any major trends (i.e., vegetarians have higher divorce…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 19, 2008

PETA’s Vegetarian Meat Market

The people at PETA aren’t okay with objectifying fur, but they’re happy to host an annual Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door beauty contest. Photo submissions were accepted through January and now the veggie-loving judges have narrowed it down to 10 male and 10 female pieces of meat. From a former NFL Cheerleader to a Harvard Law…

By: Simcha / February 7, 2008