Category Archives: raw

Sarah B's raw + vegan chunky monkey ice cream // via @thefirstmess

Sarah B’s raw + vegan chunky monkey ice cream

I love the plant-based and whole food lifestyle for a few reasons (like, all of the reasons). But really? I’mView full post »

raw banana bread shake // @thefirstmess

raw banana bread shakes

How’s everyone’s new year’s resolutions so far? Mine are totally going because they were neverView full post »

matcha mint chip shake + breakfast bowl

That first week after Labour Day always gives me a bit of a New Year’s vibe. A seasonal change is imminent,View full post »

Anya’s zucchini spaghetti with pumpkin seed pesto + peaches

I’ve been a pretty serious fan of the Golubka blog for a while. When Anya asked me to contribute a guest postView full post »

cherries + bourbon, two and a half ways

Gnarly old tree limbs drooping to the ground from the weight of cherries is a potent sign of summer’s start forView full post »

raw carrot cake slice w/ tangy citrus frosting

I had this whole thing typed up about all these life-y bits and frustrations. Then Mark and I took a trip to the dumpView full post »

shredded brussels sprouts + fall vegetable salad w/ garlicky orange tahini dressing

This is an easy one, completely by my own choice. Eating raw foods with regularity, while simultaneously trying toView full post »

gone raw: autumn sushi w/ celery root “rice”, za’atar carrots, avocado, dijon + dill

Have I mentioned this? I’m going to try the raw food thing for a month! That completely immersive and beautifulView full post »

a simple balsamic melon salad

We had just arrived back at the canoe entry point after about 6 hours of paddling and portaging. We packed up our tentView full post »

the green drink

The first time I went camping, in my whole life, was only two short years ago. Our family holidays always saw us on aView full post »

raw + vegan taco vibes

There’s a gal at work who will jokingly proclaim “My body is a temple!” before predictably reachingView full post »

chili lime cucumber noodles on salted watermelon w/ mint + basil

IT IS. So hot. We celebrated the first weekend of summer pretty hard, so some raw and fresh fare is much needed thisView full post »

raw chocolate birthday cake + earl grey chocolate mousse

These sweet little cakes are full blown TREAT. YO. SELF. territory. They take a bit of time, the ingredients areView full post »

fall vegetable slaw with hot + sweet ginger dressing

I’m struggling with how to begin this post since my head has been a bit of a jumble this week. I’m tryingView full post »

vegetable ceviche + chipotle pepita “pilaf”

My friend asked me if I had any ideas for a simple, raw, vegetable-heavy dish (that wasn’t a salad) to make inView full post »