Hey, I'm Kat Fisher, a Boise local after moving here from Seattle to join Keke in mornings. Catch me in the Treasure Valley at concerts, church, Trader Joes, running, the farmer market, BSU games, vegetarian restaurants, or digitally on Bumble or Tinder or whatever dating app Keke is making me try. Listen to Keke and myself weekday mornings as we break down everything Boise in Trending 208, everything celebrity in The Tea, and catching guys here in the Treasure Valley for cheating in #KatFished. Don't miss everything happening off the air- twitter and IG: @kitkatfisher
Best Vegetarian Burgers, Ranked
With fast food chains jumping on board with the vegetarian trend, it's time to break down the best options for vegetarians like me or even someone who wants to get in on a 'meatless monday' option.
Where Does Boise Rank For Vegetarians/Vegans?
Where are the best places in the U.S. for a vegan to get their veggies on? Wallethub has just rated America's 100 largest metropolitan areas on such factors as cost of groceries for vegetarians, salad shops per capita and percentage of restaurants serving meatless options. Here are their top 10 U.S. cities for vegetarians and vegans in 2019:
Facebook Testing Hiding ‘Likes’ on Posts
I won't be mad if likes go away. I think it will actually help a lot of people. The only thing I'll be upset about- not being able to check your baes 'likes' and seeing if that one girl you've been keeping tabs on has liked his post or not.
It’s Happening- Plant-Based Burger Coming to McDonald’s
I've been waiting for this to happen. With so many fast food chains starting to get in on the plant-based trend, McDonald's is actually late to the game at this point.
Juul To End Advertising in US
Local stores like Walmart have already stated they're no longer selling flavored e-cigarettes, but now you won't be seeing them advertised while you're watching the news KTVB or the Bachelor anymore either.
Walmart to Stop Selling E-Cigarettes in U.S. Stores
Walmart is one of the biggest retailers in the US, and whether it's for the right reasons or not, I'm glad they're taking a stance on important issues.
Wearable Chairs Are a Thing and I’m Confused
Can we just accept the fact that we have to stand at times? Is it really all that bad that people want to strap a metal chair to the back of their jeans? I'm not buying it. And I'm still waiting to hear one good reason that anyone would.
New Mural on Green Belt!
One of my favorite parts of Boise is Freak Alley, because it's just so different and a fun take on simple alley ways. Anytime you can add color, detail and something different to something simple like a wall or an underpass, it just completely changes the vibe.
KFC Testing Plant-Based Fried ‘Chicken’ with Beyond Meat
Let's all call Burger King a pioneer, because since they introduced their Impossible Whopper nationwide, other fast food chains are scrambling to keep up with plant-based options.
Target Launching New Food Brand With 2,000 Items
I can go to Target and get a line of food without things like artificial flavors, high fructose corn syrup and even get a money-back guarantee?! Count me in.
Study: Poultry May Raise Cholesterol Same As Red Meat
As a vegetarian who switched to plant-based after reading, watching and researching profusely about the effects of animal products on both your body and the environment and deciding plant-based was best for myself, I'm always excited to see studies come out that corroborate my conclusions...
Study: Energy Drinks May Increase Heart Malfunction, High Blood Pressure Risk
Energy drinks might give you that extra energy you need to get through your day, but they could be doing long-term damage to your health.