It's World Vegetarian Day!While you may have already had bacon with breakfast, today's still a great day to be aware of how the overconsumption of meat is destroying more than it's worth.
You don't have to completely abstain from meat to make a difference. Just eat less of it and you'll be doing the whole world a favor.
Want to preserve the environment? Livestock is a leading cause of deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions.
Care about abused animals? Eat less meat so it won't be necessary for business. Here's a very relevant video by Erin Janus. Be warned that it gets graphic.
Cherish your body. Know that the healthiest way to heal is to eat plenty of colorful plant-based foods.