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Natalie Slater



Meatless Mondays: Quinoa Salad with Black Beans, Apples & Red Grapes
 

10/20 The Recipe

Awesome Quinoa Salad

Wishing for a quinoa salad that’s easy to make, chockfull of good nutrition, and tastes fantastic? Your wish is our command!
 
5 Halloween Looks Using Natural Cosmetics
 

10/16 The Article

5 Supernatural Halloween Looks

The ingredients in most Halloween makeup are pretty scary! Check out these five spooky looks created with natural cosmetics.
 
Meatless Mondays: Veggie Oat Taco Mince
 

9/29 The Recipe

Veggie Oat Taco Mince

Want a totally meat-free taco night? Kathy Hester's oat-based veggie taco mince does the trick!
 
Smoothie of the Week: Natalie's Green Smoothie
 

9/29 The Recipe

Natalie's Green Smoothie

Want to try a green smoothie but scared it will taste...green? Fresh lemon and mint keep this recipe fresh tasting and refreshing!
 
From Hair Care to Cooking: 25 Magical Uses of Coconut Oil
 

9/25 The Spotlight

25 Uses of Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is a pretty magical product. It goes way beyond cooking. From beauty to pet care, here are 25 uses for coconut oil.
 
Meatless Mondays: Curry Cashew Savory Granola
 

9/22 The Recipe

Curry Cashew Savory Granola

Rethink granola with this savory vegan recipe! Sprinkle it on your favorite tomato soup for a hearty, meatless lunch or dinner.
 
Better Than a Candy Bar Smoothie
 

9/18 The Recipe

Cacao Candy Bar Smoothie

What tastes like a candy bar and fuels your work out like a power bar? This killer smoothie featuring coconut and cacao!
 
Meatless Mondays: Steel-Cut Oat Bean Chili
 

9/15 The Recipe

Vegan Steel-Cut Oat Bean Chili

You'll never find an easier chili recipe than this! Packed with smoky flavor, it's tasty on its own or wrapped up in a burrito.
 
Meatless Mondays: Chickpea Veggie Soup
 

9/8 The Recipe

Vegan Chickpea Veggie Soup

Try and guess the secret ingredient in this hearty soup. Hint: You'll never look at your morning bowl of oatmeal the same way!
 
Meatless Mondays: Steel-Cut Oat Sausage Crumbles
 

9/1 The Recipe

Steel-Cut Oat Sausage Crumbles

Sprinkle it on pizza or spoon it on over biscuits and gravy. This simple, soy-free and gluten-free vegan recipe does it all!
 
Smoothie of the Week: Frozen Pumpkin Spice Latte Smoothie
 

8/28 The Recipe

Frozen Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

Too early for pumpkin? Tell that to the major coffee chains! Here's a frozen DIY version with ingredients you'll feel good about.
 
Save Money and the Planet with a Waste-Free Lunch
 

8/18 The Article

Save $ with a Waste-Free Lunch

By now you know disposable lunch items create a lot of trash, but did you know you might also be throwing away your money?
 
Vegan, Gluten-free Cinnamon Coffee Cake Muffins
 

8/6 The Recipe

Vegan, Gluten-free Muffins

These coffee cake muffins pair perfectly with, well, a cup of coffee. They're a great weekend treat or midday pick-me-up.
 
The Easiest Vegan Banana Ice Cream Recipe — Done 5 Ways
 

7/30 The Recipe

Banana Ice Cream -- 5 Ways

From plain to mixing in peanut butter, almonds, cocoa or even berry lavender jam, here are 5 ways to enjoy vegan banana ice cream.
 
A Choco-Coco Donut So Good, You Can Have it for Breakfast
 

6/6 The Recipe

Choco-Coco Donuts

In honor of National Doughnut Day, here's a healthy choco-coco treat so good, you can have it for breakfast.
 
5 Simple Ways to Be Less Trashy
 

4/23 The Article

5 Ways to Waste Less

Want to make a real impact on the environment? Here are 5 easy ways to cut back on waste!
 
What is Your Earth Day Name?
 

4/22 The Article

Find Your Earth Day Name

You know your leprechaun name and your Game of Thrones name - but do you know your Earth Day name?
 
Vegan Banana Bread French Toast Cupcakes. Um, Yes!
 

4/7 The Recipe

Banana Bread Cupcakes

If you have to question eating banana bread french toast cupcakes, we may have to question you.
 
Sassy Answers to Common Vegan Misconceptions
 

4/7 The Article

Sassy Vegan FAQs

Have you ever had a question for a vegan? Well, be careful what you ask. You may get a sassy response.
 
Meatless Mondays By the Numbers: How Much Can You Save?
 

4/7 The Insight

Meatless Mondays Stats

Have you considered doing Meatless Mondays? You save money and a whole lot more. See how it adds up.
 
Zesty Vegan Nacho Chee-Zee Sauce
 

4/7 The Recipe

Nacho Chee-Zee Sauce

Want a quick cheesy snack or a gooey vegan sauce to add to nachos, tacos or more? Check this out.
 
Meatless Taco Lasagna? You Bet Your Beans!
 

4/7 The Recipe

Meatless Taco Lasagna

Want to host a vegan-based Mex-Italian dinner? Check out this meatless taco lasagna by Bake & Destroy's Natalie Slater.
 
5 Hot New Products: From Reusable Taco Shells to Mustache Wax!
 

4/1 The Article

5 Hot New Products!

Abe's strives to find the hottest, newest products for you. Here are 5 fab finds — from reusable taco shells to mustache wax!