Category Archives: winter

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 »

CREAMY LEMON ORZO WITH CHICKPEAS & BROCCOLI

Creamy lemon orzo with chickpeas and broccoli is a complete, quick, and hearty vegan meal. Totally dairy-free and madeView full post »

SMOKY AND CREAMY WHITE BEANS WITH GREENS

Smoky and creamy white beans are a simple and hearty plant-based main course. Made very quickly with just 10View 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 »

SWEET POTATO CAKES WITH LEMONY SLAW

Sweet potato cakes with lemony slaw is a delicious light dinner. Naturally vegan and gluten-free, these cakes haveView full post »

NO KNEAD MARATHON BREAD

No knead marathon bread is a hearty breakfast bread that is very simple to make. Loaded with seeds, dried fruit &View full post »

GREEN GODDESS BOWLS WITH FARRO & PEPITA LIME SAUCE

Green goddess bowls are the perfect vegan, delicious, and naturally oil-free dinner to make you feel nourished,View full post »

VEGAN THAI BASIL NOODLES WITH CRUNCHY KALE

Vegan Thai basil noodles with crunchy kale is a simple, fast, and healthy dinner with everyday ingredients. This easyView 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 »

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 »

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 »

Creamy Kale Pesto White Bean Dip (vegan) - The First Mess

CREAMY KALE PESTO WHITE BEAN DIP

Creamy kale pesto white bean dip is a delicious, super savoury, slightly cheesy, naturally vegan, and nut-freeView full post »

Thick Peanut Butter Mocha Smoothie (vegan) - The First Mess

THICK PEANUT BUTTER MOCHA SMOOTHIE

The thick peanut butter mocha smoothie is what healthy breakfast dreams are made of. Caffeine, vegan protein, andView full post »

Herbed Chickpea Pancakes with Zesty Lemon Tahini - The First Mess

HEARTY HERBED CHICKPEA PANCAKES WITH ZESTY LEMON TAHINI & ROASTED SPRING VEGETABLES

Vegan chickpea pancakes are quick and simple to prepare, filling and nutritious, gluten-free, and completely deliciousView full post »

Bulletproof Coconut Masala Chai Latte (dairy-free) - The First Mess

BULLETPROOF COCONUT MASALA CHAI LATTE

Bulletproof coconut masala chai latte is a rich and creamy warm beverage with lots of spice and richness from coconutView full post »