Category Archives: breakfast

fresh ginger pear cider with vanilla bean - The First Mess

HAPPY HOUR + GINGER PEAR CIDER WITH VANILLA BEAN

I think I’m being generous labelling this one as a “cider” because the juice itself is made with aView full post »

sweet potato spice latte shake - The First Mess

HAPPY HOUR + SWEET POTATO SPICE SHAKE

This post is sponsored by WhiteWave Foods. I’m so excited for this weekend because we’re returning to those slightlyView full post »

cacao hazelnut latte with herbal coffee - The First Mess

HAPPY HOUR + CACAO HAZELNUT HUG :)

So I’m here, not with an alcoholic libation to help you celebrate the long weekend, but with something a bitView full post »

cozy & spicy vegan breakfast skillet w/ cilantro jalapeño sauce - The First Mess

COZY & SPICY BREAKFAST SKILLET W/ CILANTRO JALAPEÑO SAUCE

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Peach Crumble Shake with Chia - The First Mess (vegan)

HAPPY HOUR + PEACH CRUMBLE SHAKE

Once August is here, I make versions of this peach crumble shake pretty much every day. Sometimes I’ll use aView full post »

luscious reishi chocolate milk - The First Mess

happy hour + luscious reishi chocolate milk

It’s been a little while since I posted one of these, oops! And juuuust when I managed to get my act together toView full post »

wild ginger green smoothie - The First Mess

happy hour + wild ginger green smoothie

This is my new favourite green smoothie! If you’re a true-blue, high vibe nerd, maybe you go in phases with yourView full post »

happy hour + coconut cashew matcha latte

I know I’ve done a ton of drinks with cashews lately, but somehow I wound up with 2 Costco bags of raw cashewsView full post »

Maca caramel frap (healthy delicious + #vegan!)

happy hour + maca caramel frap

Sorry I kinda bailed on you guys for a bit there..! We had inquired with builders about all these differentView full post »

berry beet velvet smoothie - The First Mess

happy hour + berry beet velvet smoothie

Once it gets even moderately warm out, I move my working area outdoors. Our dog loves nothing more than sitting withView full post »

Creamy cinnamon milk #vegan - The First Mess

happy hour + cinnamon milk

Sometimes I make my own nut milk at home, but most of the time (like 90% of it) I just buy an unsweetened almond orView full post »

blueberry maca

happy hour + blueberry maca milk

Well hey there! I hope everyone is settling into the weekend with a calm and sunny outlook. We’re supposed toView full post »

lemon and lavender tea latte - The First Mess

happy hour + lemon lavender tea latte

My man came home with a pretty pot of spring flowers and some vegan and gluten-free cupcakes from my favourite spotView full post »