Someone once tried to convince me that chocolate is a vegetable. They claimed that eating chocolate fulfilled the 9-a-day requirement since--technically--the cocoa bean was a plant. Normally I'd disagree, but I'm in need of some rationalization because I had chocolate for dinner on Friday night. I'd feel a heck of a lot better about that decision if each decadent truffle was on par with a carrot.
Let's relive my tour de veggie...Read More