holidays

5 Healthy and Delicious Vegan Fruit Desserts to Enjoy this Holiday Season

December 23, 2016
5 Healthy and Delicious Vegan Fruit Desserts to Enjoy this Holiday Season

Holiday parties are a boon for food lovers, but many traditional desserts contain animal products. However, finding and making vegan recipes isn’t difficult. There are many healthy and delicious vegan fruit desserts to enjoy this holiday season. Show family and friends just how easy (and yummy) vegan desserts can be by sharing some of these […]

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10 Eco-Friendly DIY Holiday Gifts They’ll Love

December 12, 2016
10 Eco-Friendly DIY Holiday Gifts They'll Love

The holidays can be such a fun time with friends and family. It’s a time to share love and joy with all the people who matter in your life. Among the merry and bright, though, there’s also a lot of waste. Think of all the wrapping paper that goes in the trash, the Christmas lights […]

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23 Vegan Holiday Recipes to Keep You Fit When You Can’t Workout

November 22, 2016
23 Vegan Holiday Recipes to Keep You Fit When You Can’t Workout

You know you are in a mood for lazing around when all you want to do is eat, sleep and repeat. Don’t you worry about gaining a few extra pounds on days like these because we have some kick-ass vegan recipes to keep you fit while you are busy holidaying. When people go vegan, many […]

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5 Mouthwatering and Tasty Vegan Appetizers for the Holidays

November 18, 2016
5 Mouthwatering and Tasty Vegan Appetizers for the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas is just around the corner, decorations are out, and you’re already thinking of what to make or buy for your loved ones this year. Besides the endless holiday gift dilemma and house decorations, you also have to consider what meals to make for holiday dinners you’ll be […]

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Live It Up at the Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Party Blog Hop #91 

November 16, 2015
Live It Up at the Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Party Blog Hop #91 

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is almost here? I can’t! Time certainly flies when you’re having fun! Thank you so much for joining us at the Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party Blog Hop. We can’t wait to see your wonderful healthy, green or natural living ideas, DIY projects, natural remedies, plant-based recipes and more. Fall […]

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Worried About Holiday Weight Gain? 52 Healthy Ways to Have a Ball Without the Binge, Pt. 1

November 10, 2015
 Worried About Holiday Weight Gain? 52 Healthy Ways to Have a Ball Without the Binge, Pt. 1

For many of us, the holiday season signals even more reasons to eat, drink and over-indulge. Who can resist all of the parties, dinners, gatherings and occasions to celebrate? Let’s face it! The holidays are upon us and we couldn’t be more excited! Most of us love this time of year! Why shouldn’t we? Lots of time spent cozied up, […]

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Wishing You a Happy, Healthy, Green and Natural Holiday Season!

December 19, 2014
Wishing you a Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Holiday Season!

I sincerely hope you have  a Happy, Healthy, Green and Natural Holiday Season!   Wishing all that’s good — from me to you!    “A holiday shining with wonder. A year ahead bright with good friends, family, food, fun and the things that really matter.” Best wishes from Urban Naturale!   Love,  Deborah      

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Wishing for a Happy, Healthy Holiday? 8 Easy Ways to Combat Holiday Stress

December 5, 2014
Wishing for a Happy, Healthy Holiday? 8 Easy Ways to Combat Holiday Stress

Did you know that the holidays tend to be one of the major seasons for getting sick? The reasons for this are many. While many people blame it on the colder weather, the truth is that during the holiday season we tend to forget about taking care of ourselves. Instead we drink a bit too […]

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Why Less is More: Adopting a More Frugal And Appreciative Approach to Gift Giving

December 16, 2013
Less is More: Adopting a More Frugal & Appreciative Approach to Gift Giving

As I struggle to juggle all of the challenges and stress associated with holiday shopping, gift-giving and the demands of the season, a few thoughts weigh heavily on my mind. We live in a consumer-driven economy and society, and it is hard to internalize this concept. At every turn we are bombarded with billboards, television ads, […]

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Special Holiday Edition: Celebrate the Season at the Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Party Blog Hop #5

December 10, 2013
Special Holiday Edition: Celebrate the Season at the Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Party Blog Hop #5

Happy Holidays! And welcome to the Special Holiday Edition of the “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop! This “blog hop party” is a positive place where you can find and share loads of “good stuff“ that will help you in your personal journey toward a healthier, more natural and sustainable lifestyle.   And what […]

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