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Vegan Nutella — Homemade Recipe & Store Bought Options for Creamy Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Where to begin? Vegan Nutella is what dreams are made of! This creamy, sweet, and nutty delicious spread has the ability to make everything better. The original version is full of dairy, and while there are several insanely delicious vegan versions on the market (this Nocciolata is our absolute fave), this recipe is much healthier…

Guide to Vegan Deodorants That Actually Work

What’s the best vegan deodorant? Which cruelty-free deodorant brands actually work? Are there baking-soda-free options? What about aluminum? Is there a healthy, natural deodorant? This guide shows you all your vegan deodorant options and will help you find the best match for your lifestyle.  Once you’ve got the vegan food thing down, you may start…

Instant Pot Beans—The Ultimate Cooking Guide & Cooking Time Table

Now that our introduction to the pressure cooker has really sparked your interest in the Instant Pot, we want to go a little bit further and break out the beans. We’ve been sharing more recipes and videos using this handy, silver and black, budget-saving appliance and we hope that this Instant Pot Cooking Guide for…

Plastic Kills 100 Million Marine Mammals Every Year—Here’s What We Can Do to Help

The issue of single-use plastics has been top of mind lately with many corporations and cities, like my hometown of Oakland, California, taking a first step by regulating plastic straws. This is important for many reasons. According to the World Economic Forum: “A full 32 percent of the 78 million tons of plastic packaging produced…

Instant Pot Refried Beans

How many times have you watched someone on YouTube buy their groceries from the bulk section and make a ton of recipes from scratch? They display the immaculate interior of their fridge filled with freshly made foods all organized in wide-mouthed mason jars looking like a magazine cover. Sigh. I’ve always viewed these videos with…