Category Archives: just because

CREAMY VEGAN LEMON BARS

Creamy vegan lemon bars are naturally gluten-free and loaded with tart and zesty lemon flavour. Rich, delicious,View full post »

RASPBERRY & HIBISCUS PINK DRINK

Raspberry hibiscus pink drink is a refreshing, lightly sweet cold beverage with just the right amount of tartness.View full post »

SMASHED SUN-DRIED TOMATO PESTO POTATOES WITH CAESAR DRIZZLE

Smashed sundried tomato pesto potatoes are super flavourful and made even better with a vegan, nut-free, and superView full post »

ICED PEACH GREEN TEA

Iced peach green tea is refreshing, fruity, flavourful, and naturally sweetened. No weird syrups or addedView full post »

Photo displays finished glasses of sparkling strawberry watermelon limeade, garnished with wedges of watermelon and mint.

SPARKLING STRAWBERRY WATERMELON LIMEADE

Sparkling strawberry watermelon limeade is such a refreshing summer beverage! Naturally sweetened and also a greatView full post »

BBQ MUSHROOM FLATBREAD WITH HOMEMADE SPELT DOUGH & CHIVE CREAM

BBQ mushroom flatbread with chive cream and homemade spelt dough is a hearty, comforting, and still elegant main orView full post »

A head-on shot displaying the finished spicy and stormy booch recipe in a frosty glass with a wheel of lime.

SPICY & STORMY BOOCH

Spicy and stormy booch is my go-to, feel-good beverage of choice after a long day. Spiced rum, lime, and gingerView full post »

Overhead shot of finished and styled double rosé pasta with asparagus and kale. It is served in a large bowl.

DOUBLE ROSÉ PASTA WITH ASPARAGUS & KALE

Double rosé pasta is super creamy from a combination of cashews and rich marinara. Rosé wine makes it super flavourful.View full post »

Image shows finished plating of a grilled eggplant dish with peanut butter teriyaki sauce.

GRILLED EGGPLANT WITH PEANUT BUTTER TERIYAKI

Grilled eggplant with peanut butter teriyaki is a delicious, pantry-friendly, and satisfying vegan main for your nextView full post »

Smoky and Spicy White Bean Stew with Potatoes & Kale - The First Mess

SMOKY AND SPICY WHITE BEAN STEW WITH POTATOES & KALE

Smoky and spicy white bean stew is a hearty and healthy vegan supper that makes excellent leftovers. SimpleView full post »

Ridiculously Good Tahini Date Shake with Coffee - The First Mess

RIDICULOUSLY GOOD TAHINI DATE SHAKE WITH COFFEE

With just 5 ingredients and some ice, you can make the most rich and delicious tahini date shakes with coffee. Thick,View full post »

Iced Vanilla Oat Matcha - The First Mess

ICED VANILLA OAT MATCHA LATTE

Iced vanilla oat matcha lattes are easy to make at home. You make the oatmilk on the spot with just oats, water,View full post »

Deep Tropical Vibes Green Smoothie - The First Mess

DEEP TROPICAL VIBES GREEN SMOOTHIE

Deep tropical vibes green smoothie is naturally sweet, refreshing, and super healthy. Kale hides within the tropicalView full post »

Golden Coconut Broth Bowls with Crispy Tofu - The First Mess

GOLDEN COCONUT BROTH BOWLS WITH CRISPY TOFU

Golden coconut broth bowls are hearty and light at the same time. Served with quinoa, crispy tofu, broccoli, and herbs.View full post »

IMMORTAL COFFEE (vegan bulletproof-style coffee) - The First Mess

IMMORTAL COFFEE

Immortal coffee goes one step beyond bulletproof coffee and is totally 100% vegan. Rich and creamy cashew butter andView full post »