Tag Archives: dates

Creamy cinnamon milk #vegan - The First Mess

happy hour + cinnamon milk

Sometimes I make my own nut milk at home, but most of the time (like 90% of it) I just buy an unsweetened almond orView full post »

vegan vanilla rooibos tea latte with warm spices - The First Mess

happy hour + vanilla rooibos tea latte w/ warm spices

Happy weekend! I’ve got a warm, lightly spiced, caffeine-free mug of coziness to set the tone. We kinda wentView full post »

happy hour + coconut blood orange lassi with cardamom

Another week, another tasty sip, and another list of things I read/enjoyed/thought about. I think I’m finallyView full post »

chocolate hazelnut torte with salty date caramel + coconut cream {vegan + GF}

I used to subscribe to a lot of weekly emails from life coaches, wellness gurus, motivational speakers and the like. IView 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 »

moroccan-style vegetable + chickpea stew // the first mess

moroccan-style vegetable + chickpea stew

You can file this one under “stuff I actually make with frequency.” Most of the time I just have an ideaView full post »

raw chocolate cherry mousse cake + birthdays

It was my birthday this past weekend! We ran to the city for a couple of days and had a really wonderful time. A cozyView full post »

sweet and sour roasted cauliflower + cellar vegetables

Cauliflower is one of those more economically efficient and deeply satisfying cold weather vegetables, in the leagueView full post »

chocolate salty tart + candy bars

I’m not one for candy and chocolate bars usually, but I will admit that the mood strikes here and there. We justView full post »