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8 Ways To Afford Ethical Fashion

A common complaint I hear from people is that they can’t find affordable Ethical Fashion. Admittedly the sticker shock can be pretty daunting. But if more people knew the actual price of what it costs to make clothes, paying everyone involved in the supply chain fairly, they would realize why Ethical Fashion is priced higher than fast fashion. We’ve grown up in a culture where clothing has been, for the most part, made cheaply and the people who make it have been exploited.

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The Easy Vegan: Crispy Roasted Potatoes


There's nothing like potatoes for comfort food - the best part is they can be made quickly, cheaply and easily!! 

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#NationalChocolateCupcakeDay : A Vegan Recipe Starring Avocado

I found this vegan chocolate cupcake recipe on, of all places, the Betty Crocker website, only modifying a few things. The reason I loved this recipe out of all the vegan recipes out there, is because it incorporates the use of avocado. Believe it or not, avocados can essential tool in your vegan baking arsenal. Their flavor is completely neutralized in by sweeter ingredients (promise) and their consistency provides a light, moist, and nutritious base that really rivals eggs. I once brought an avocado based vegan chocolate pudding to a party and no one knew until I told them and they stared at me in disbelief (after they were licking their bowls clean).

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