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How to Determine if Becoming a Vegetarian is the Right Choice

More and more people are becoming vegetarians or vegans these days, because of health reasons or just wanting to live a more animal-friendly lifestyle. What should you consider before becoming a vegetarian? Read on to find out.

12/10/2013

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Prison Officials Agree To Stop Serving Fish To Vegetarian Inmate

Prison officials have agreed to stop serving fish to a vegetarian prison inmate.

10/01/2013

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PETA Says Buddhist Inmate Should Not Be Fed Fish

An animal rights group says Connecticut’s prisons department is improperly serving fish to a vegetarian inmate in violation of his rights as a practicing Buddhist.

09/03/2013

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GridIron Grub: Wrap Your Hands Around This Mushroom Delight

Whether you’ve got a vegetarian in your group or are just watching your calories, this hand-held grilled portobello wrap is the perfect tailgating food at only 300 calories per serving.

11/30/2012

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Gridiron Grub: Pass The Polenta Portobello Sliders

Put on a twist on your tailgate menu this weekend. These alternative “sliders” will not only be super delicious snacks for the vegetarian, but will have the die-hard carnivores clamoring for their share, too.

11/09/2012

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Local LowCal: Top Low-Calorie Menus In Connecticut

Many top, and not necessarily expensive, restaurants offer fare that is as hearty as it is heart-friendly, and as luscious as it is low in calories. Here are just five of the restaurants that offer great low-calorie menus in Connecticut.

08/22/2012

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Celebrate At Home With Valentine’s Day Recipes

By Christine Hinrichs Each year when Valentine’s Day rolls around, I see people scrambling for cards, candies, and restaurant reservations.  It seems so stressful and annoying, and so anti-Valentine’s Day!  In lieu of buying a […]

02/08/2012

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Recipes For A Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner

Nothing says “I love you” like a romantic, home-cooked dinner. Create a special meal for that special someone this Valentine’s Day.

01/28/2012

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It’s Only Natural: A Culinary Passport

Creative, ethnically diverse dishes encompass the menu at It’s Only Natural in Middletown.

07/13/2011

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Best Vegetarian Spots In Hartford

Eating organic and going either vegetarian or vegan has become more and more popular in recent years. Some of the best vegetarian spots in Hartford are serving up organic, fresh, tasty cuisine. So whether it’s spicy veggies or veggie burgers you enjoy, one of these spots has something for you.

CBS Hartford–01/11/2011

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