Nicobella Lifestyle Blog

plant based

  • The versatile flower with all the plant based power, Lavender can do it all. From natural oils to beautiful bouquets, lavender has shown that it is not only aesthetically pleasing, but also beneficial for our health!   Lavender oil has both antibacterial as well as anti-inflammatory capabilities... View Post
  • Cinnamon is quite popular as the holiday season nears, but at Nicobella we love cinnamon all year round! Whether it be from its various health benefits or variety of uses, cinnamon should be a part of your annual routine too! Health BenefitsCinnamon is yet another rich source of antioxidants. In... View Post
  • Fall means pumpkin everything - pumpkins everywhere! While these gourds fill the stores and your home decor, there are a cornucopia of reasons they should also be filling your plate this season! Pumpkin is packed with antioxidants! First and foremost is the antioxidant Beta-carotene, which is c... View Post
  • It is finally Fall, and pumpkin spice is in the air! As more of a savory alternative to your pumpkin indulgences, today we are sharing a creamy pumpkin garlic sauce packed with kale and topped with crunchy roasted chickpeas. For the sauce you will need: 1 cup raw cashews 2 15 oz. cans of pumpk... View Post
  • Think you have to sit out of all the festivities today? Think again! Plant based chocolate milk is delicious AND nutritious! Our hot cocoa mix blends perfectly when mixed with your favorite plant based milk to give you that rich chocolate-y you are craving!  Did you know that cacao powder is pac... View Post
  • Lemon + Poppy Seed Muffins!

    100% plant based and gluten free, these muffins lack nothing in flavor, texture or nutrients! The bright aroma of freshly squeezed lemon and the crunch of the chia & poppy seeds will brighten up your day for sure! What you will need: 3 Tbsp chia seeds + 6 Tbsp water 3/4 cup unsweetened app... View Post
  • Ingredient Spotlight: Green Tea

    Want to know why green tea and dark chocolate are a ‘matcha’ made in heaven? The antioxidant content of course! Not to mention the perfectly paired flavor. Both of these reasons are why we created the Ginger Green Tea Truffle!   But why all the talk about antioxidants? They are nature’s top def... View Post
  •   The rich full taste of this completely plant based potato salad will have you fooled when you see how simple it is to make! No processed oils needed here! Just the power of plants! Having some savory potato cravings? Try this recipe to mix it up! What you will need: 1.5 lbs small gold pota... View Post