Diary of a 1 Month Vegetarian

Photo by Anna Pelzer

My one month vegetarian challenge began like most of my challenges do –with me running off my mouth.

I was chatting with a coworker/friend at a work mixer. He was a nose-ring-and-visible-tattoo-having, former-vegan-turned-vegetarian, and the topic was food. We joked that vegans and vegetarians had a look, and he pointed out that I also fit the bill. At that point, my friend said, “Come to think of it, why aren’t…