The Meatless Monday Family Cookbook (Paperback)

Kid-Friendly, Plant-Based Recipes [Go Meatless One Day a Week—or Every Day!]

By Jenn Sebestyen, Sid Lerner (Foreword by)

Fair Winds Press, 9781592339051, 176pp.

Publication Date: November 19, 2019

List Price: 22.99*
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Going meatless one day a week is a great way to improve your overall health, help the planet—and make weeknight cooking fun for the whole family! 

The Meatless Monday Family Cookbook features more than 100 delicious, plant-based, kid-approved recipes perfect for busy weeknights, or whenever you feel like trying out a meat-free meal. From filling Lentil Bolognese with Spaghetti to Tex-Mex Stuffed Peppers and Smoky BBQ Burgers, these meals will satisfy even the pickiest of palates. And most can be made in 30 minutes or less!

Chapters cover all types of meals, from Bountiful Bowls (perfect for lunch or dinner), to One-Pot Wonders, to everyone's favorite—Breakfast for Dinner. You'll also find great tips for getting the kids involved … which has a funny way of making them enjoy the meal even more.

Find something for everyone with recipes like:
Creamy Tomato Soup with Orzo
Sloppy Lentil Sandwiches
BBQ Chickpea and Veggie Bowls
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
Quick Peanut Noodles
Black Bean and Zucchini Enchiladas
Thai Sweet Potato Curry
Cheesy Broccoli Stuffed Baked Potatoes
Banana Walnut Baked Oatmeal

Kickstart your week in a healthy and fun way with The Meatless Monday Family Cookbook.

About the Author

Jenn Sebestyen is the founder of the blog Veggie Inspired (, where she creates vegetarian and vegan-friendly recipes suitable for the whole family. She has appeared on CBS' The Doctors and has been featured in Women’s Health, Better Homes & Gardens, Fitness Magazine, Self, Country Living, Buzzfeed, Huffington Post, and many more. She is a mom of three and lives with her family in Illinois.

Praise For The Meatless Monday Family Cookbook: Kid-Friendly, Plant-Based Recipes [Go Meatless One Day a Week—or Every Day!]

“With The Meatless Monday Family Cookbook as their guide, reticent eaters of all ages can cook together as they learn to make more room for plants on their plates.”
- Kim Oâ??Donnel, chef and author of The Meat Loverâ??s Meatless Cookbook

"This book gives you all the inspiration you need to make your next Monday and beyond meatless.”
- Sharon Palmer, RD, MS, author of Plant-Powered for Life

“The secret ingredient in Meatless Monday is health! The more plants we eat, the longer we’ll live. It’s that simple.”
- Robert Graham, MD, MPH, chef and co-founder of FRESH Med

“This cookbook brings excitement to Meatless Monday! The recipes are simple, clear, and mouthwatering—plus the tips for getting kids involved are great for building healthy habits and quality family time.”
- Pamela Koch, EdD, RD, executive director of the Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Columbia University