Category Archives: holidays

VEGAN CARAMELIZED ONION DIP WITH FRESH ZA’ATAR

Vegan caramelized onion dip is super creamy, tangy, and deeply flavoured with caramelized onions and a liberal sprinkleView full post »

CARDAMOM THUMBPRINTS WITH PEANUT BUTTER CARAMEL

Cardamom thumbprints with peanut butter caramel are a wholesome vegan cookie with a seemingly decadent center. PerfectView full post »

NO-BAKE CHOCOLATE MINT CUPS

No-bake chocolate mint cups are simple to prepare, made with 10 ingredients, and are super decadent. Dairy-free andView full post »

VEGAN & GRAIN-FREE GINGER MOLASSES SOFTIES

Vegan and grain-free ginger molasses softies are a perfectly festive cookie that is naturally sweetened with dates andView full post »

SPICY PEPPERONCINI, ARTICHOKE & KALE DIP

Spicy pepperoncini, artichoke and kale dip is super creamy, crowd-pleasing, dairy-free, vegan, and so delicious. AView full post »

FRENCH ONION SHEPHERD’S PIE WITH LENTILS & CREAMY CAULIFLOWER POTATO MASH

French onion shepherd’s pie with lentils & cauliflower potato mash is a hearty and flavourful holiday mainView full post »

VEGAN SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE WITH APPLES AND CRUNCHY ROSEMARY WALNUTS

Vegan sweet potato casserole with apples and crunchy rosemary walnuts is a cozy and delicious holiday side dishView full post »

VEGAN SHEET PAN GRAVY

Vegan and gluten-free sheet pan gravy is made with a base of deeply caramelized vegetables with a big flavour assistView full post »

Lemony Spring Pasta Salad (vegan + nut-free) - The First Mess

LEMONY SPRING PASTA SALAD WITH VEGETABLES & HERBS

Lemony spring pasta salad is a great vegan option for spring holiday gatherings. Loaded with vegetables, heartyView full post »