Category Archives: grain-free

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 »

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 »

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 »

dirty masala chai affogato (vegan!) - The First Mess

DIRTY MASALA CHAI AFFOGATO

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chocolate hazelnut grahams + lowbrow snacks

This gluten free cookie recipe has lowbrow-inspired roots despite its sophisticated looks and healthy-happyView full post »

SUMMER PEACHES & CREAM POPSICLES

Peaches are easily my favourite fruit. Once they’re available, I go through baskets and baskets of them. SlicedView full post »

SIMPLE GREENS & BEANS

So last weekend was a bit indulgent: heavy lazing in the sun, plenty of imbibing, swirly soft serve ice cream,View full post »