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18 Reasons You Should Date A Vegetarian

How romaine-tic.

1. Vegetarians have better sex lives since plant-based diets can boost hormone levels.

2. Evidence suggests vegetarians have a lower mortality rate thanks to improved cardiovascular health.

3. Mushroom risotto is less expensive than filet mignon = They're cheaper dates.

4. You'll never have to worry about them stealing your bacon.

5. Being the butt of so many jokes, vegetarians have grown a thick skin.

6. Since they care about you, they'll encourage you to eat healthier.

7. But they can still indulge in the finest junk food with you.

8. They gave up pepperoni pizza, so it's safe to say they aren't afraid of commitment.

9. Evidence suggests vegetarians have improved moods, meaning fewer fights.

10. They are compassionate toward animals, so they'll most likely be sweet to you even when you're in the dog house.

11. They can whip up some meals that will have even die-hard carnivores drooling.

12. They have incredible role models — literally some of the smartest and most inspiring people in history.

With friends like these, who needs meat?

13. They give great cruelty-free gifts.

14. Ethical vegetarians have done their research and can teach you a thing or two.

15. Vegetarians are daring and stand up for what they believe in, so they'll be supportive of you too.

16. They can turn a shopping trip into a fun date.

17. Since they probably won't want to use your meat-greased pans, they'll use and wash their own dishes.

18. According to a Match.com survey vegetarians are less judgmental of potential partners.