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Cauliflower Salad with Nectarines, Avocado and Pistachio Dukkah - The First Mess

Cauliflower Salad with Nectarines, Avocado and Pistachio Dukkah - The First Mess

Maple doughnuts with salted almond butter glaze. Vegan and gluten-free.

Maple doughnuts with salted almond butter glaze. Vegan and gluten-free.

Would you cross a moat for a meager handful of chives? I kind of did that a couple times this week. There's only one green and edible thing out back right now a

Would you cross a moat for a meager handful of chives? I kind of did that a couple times this week. ...

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I find it really hard to eat full-stop healthy sometimes, but most especially this time of year. No garden, no sunshine to lure you outside for an off-the-cuff

I find it really hard to eat full-stop healthy sometimes, but most especially this time of year. No ...

Since Molly Yeh is basically the Michael Jordan of food blogging, she may not need a huge, adjective-heavy introduction. I bet you know about her award-winning

Since Molly Yeh is basically the Michael Jordan of food blogging, she may not need a huge, adjective...

This post is sponsored by method.I developed and photographed a cookbook by myself and generally spend a lot of time making things from scratch, so it goes with

This post is sponsored by method.I developed and photographed a cookbook by myself and generally spe...

Something I tend to waste a little bit of time on that I don't really tell people about: creeping people's healthy grocery hauls on Instagram, their blogs etc.

Something I tend to waste a little bit of time on that I don't really tell people about: creepin...

I've been a bit of a busy bee lately, but I wanted to give you something good and easy this week. The kind of thing you can just jump into with no reservations,

I've been a bit of a busy bee lately, but I wanted to give you something good and easy this week...

We’re finally getting some glimpses of Spring here in southern Ontario. We had a muddy and messy hike last weekend (Cleo loooved it hehe), saw lots of bees buzz

We’re finally getting some glimpses of Spring here in southern Ontario. We had a muddy and mes...

While many are thinking about spring vegetables, rhubarb, Mother's Day brunch treats, and lighter fare right around now, I've been thinking about lasagna for ab

While many are thinking about spring vegetables, rhubarb, Mother's Day brunch treats, and lighte...

The celebration of Queen Victoria's birthday translates to a long weekend, big time summer kickoff around here. Families will go up north to the cottages for th

The celebration of Queen Victoria's birthday translates to a long weekend, big time summer kicko...

This is one of those non-recipes that I make and casually share on Instagram (within the context of it being our dinner) that prompts comments like "RECIPE!!!!!

This is one of those non-recipes that I make and casually share on Instagram (within the context...

scallion, miso + peanut patties from "My Darling Lemon Thyme" - The First Mess

scallion, miso + peanut patties from "My Darling Lemon Thyme" - The First Mess

Most of the time, I just want black beans and rice. It’s comforting, easy to fix up a bunch of different ways, and it’s a naturally complete protein for all of

Most of the time, I just want black beans and rice. It’s comforting, easy to fix up a bunch of...

This post is sponsored by USA Pulses & Pulse Canada.You would not believe how many times I’ve eaten pizza, large helpings of chocolate, and waffles/pancakes in

This post is sponsored by USA Pulses & Pulse Canada.You would not believe how many times I&rsquo...

I love the plant-based and whole food lifestyle for a few reasons (like, all of the reasons). But really? I'm the kinda gal that likes to eat A LOT. Once I hit

I love the plant-based and whole food lifestyle for a few reasons (like, all of the reasons)...

Let's try something different here! I've said before that I could start a blog based solely around the theme of "Wellness Drinks," but I always feel a creeping

Let's try something different here! I've said before that I could start a blog based solely ...

I inadvertently made you a recipe with a detectable "game day" vibe this week. How crazy is that?! Mark and I went to our first ever NFL game with these lovely

I inadvertently made you a recipe with a detectable "game day" vibe this week. How crazy i...

I love an easy, healthy and unusual side dish for summer dinners, and this one fits the bill pretty nicely. In fact, I've spent a good amount of time looking fo

I love an easy, healthy and unusual side dish for summer dinners, and this one fits the bill pretty ...

Can we talk about the weather for a second? How about those cool days and even cooler nights? It's perfect, right?! We can wear cozy sweaters, drink hot beverag

Can we talk about the weather for a second? How about those cool days and even cooler nights? It'...

Brassicas = mustard-y cabbages, brussels, broccoli, cauliflower etc goodness. This hearty winter salad is one of the better things I've made as of late. As you

Brassicas = mustard-y cabbages, brussels, broccoli, cauliflower etc goodness. This hearty winter sal...

It felt like it had been a while, so I made you a salad. With fragrant za'atar roasted carrots, curly + gorgeous frisée, blood orange dressing, avocado and some

It felt like it had been a while, so I made you a salad. With fragrant za'atar roasted carrots, ...

Vegan Skillet Lasagna with Homemade Almond Ricotta & Spinach Pesto - The First Mess

Vegan Skillet Lasagna with Homemade Almond Ricotta & Spinach Pesto - The First Mess

My man is trying a 100% plant-based diet from now until Christmas. He is a committed omnivore, but he happily eats everything that I make. I feel blessed every

My man is trying a 100% plant-based diet from now until Christmas. He is a committed omnivore, b...

I love an easy, healthy and unusual side dish for summer dinners, and this one fits the bill pretty nicely. In fact, I've spent a good amount of time looking fo

I love an easy, healthy and unusual side dish for summer dinners, and this one fits the bill pretty ...

So how did you fare over the holidays? Oh me? Pretty great. There was plenty of food, amazing people, kisses, hugs, cookies and unexpected (but still wonderful)

So how did you fare over the holidays? Oh me? Pretty great. There was plenty of food, amazing people...

I know, more panzanella. And another dish with a trillion vowels and syllables. I had the idea for this in my mind last week and could not let it go, couldn't l

I know, more panzanella. And another dish with a trillion vowels and syllables. I had the idea for t...

Hello, hello! Going to be a bit of a dine and dash today. Life is extraordinarily full at the moment and wouldn't you know, my yearly spring cold has arrived ju

Hello, hello! Going to be a bit of a dine and dash today. Life is extraordinarily full at the moment...

There's a gal at work who will jokingly proclaim "My body is a temple!" before predictably reaching for something that may or may not promote one's health (brow

There's a gal at work who will jokingly proclaim "My body is a temple!" before predict...

I read a passage in a book about arugula recently. It wasn't a food-focused/cooking book. It was a novel, actually. The narrator of the moment is enjoying a bow

I read a passage in a book about arugula recently. It wasn't a food-focused/cooking book. It was...

Bali garden stew is loaded with vegetables and garnished with crispy shallots and toasted cashews. A perfect recipe for using up what you have on hand.

Bali garden stew is loaded with vegetables and garnished with crispy shallots and toasted cashews. A...

Saturday or Sunday lunch/brunch has historically been my least favourite shift to work in terms of service. It's just way busy and if you try to have a shred of

Saturday or Sunday lunch/brunch has historically been my least favourite shift to work in terms of s...

A few temporary deficiencies in the home-base kitchen means some more fresh, raw and vibrant salad goods are in store for us here (and lots of smoothies and bow

A few temporary deficiencies in the home-base kitchen means some more fresh, raw and vibrant salad g...

NOTE: "magic" mushroom is the operative/catchy title for this recipe. While I think the flavour and combo here IS magical, I use medicinal/non-hallucinogenic mu

NOTE: "magic" mushroom is the operative/catchy title for this recipe. While I think the fl...

As I mentioned last week, we spent the weekend with some of Mark's pals from high school, and I was tasked with bringing a side for dinner the one night. I brou

As I mentioned last week, we spent the weekend with some of Mark's pals from high school, and I ...

If you can believe it, this bowl was inspired by a packet of instant ramen we picked up at Whole Foods a couple weeks ago (along with some non-dairy, non-denomi

If you can believe it, this bowl was inspired by a packet of instant ramen we picked up at Whole Foo...

I come from a long line of tough brauds, no question. The inclination to cook, do more physical work, stay constantly busy, and get my hands dirty has never bee

I come from a long line of tough brauds, no question. The inclination to cook, do more physical work...

There's a few instances of life-y things that I can count on one hand (hope you're not expecting deep thoughts today):The number of times in my adult existence

There's a few instances of life-y things that I can count on one hand (hope you're not e...

Hey, happy Sunday! Popping in with one of my happy hours for you guys because this comforting/naturally energizing cocoa has been my go-to afternoon sip lately.

Hey, happy Sunday! Popping in with one of my happy hours for you guys because this comforting/natura...

Maybe it's because things are a little hairy right now with my book coming out (3 more sleeps yikes), or maybe because it's almost Spring, or maybe I just have

Maybe it's because things are a little hairy right now with my book coming out (3 more sleep...

I've been a bit of a busy bee lately, but I wanted to give you something good and easy this week. The kind of thing you can just jump into with no reservations,

I've been a bit of a busy bee lately, but I wanted to give you something good and easy this week...

Superfoods! These things are being pimped out everywhere I go lately. I've been frequenting a certain home furnishings discount chain, just to see what I can pi

Superfoods! These things are being pimped out everywhere I go lately. I've been frequenting a ce...

Rather recently, I was talking to the man in my life about how my day went, happenings, weather... you know, small talk. Then he said something big, my idea of

Rather recently, I was talking to the man in my life about how my day went, happenings, weather... y...

I'm going to keep this as brief as I can today. My eyes have been bugging out a bit lately--just feeling really sensitive to light, watering/misting up easily,

I'm going to keep this as brief as I can today. My eyes have been bugging out a bit lately--just...

I needed a bit of goddess-y feeling in my life lately. Had a weird, mega busy week that was ample in frantic running around and silliness, but kind of lacked fo

I needed a bit of goddess-y feeling in my life lately. Had a weird, mega busy week that was ample in...

The celebration of Queen Victoria's birthday translates to a long weekend, big time summer kickoff around here. Families will go up north to the cottages for th

The celebration of Queen Victoria's birthday translates to a long weekend, big time summer kicko...

My phone number has a Toronto area code. Still. This general handyman sorta guy that's been working on my house pointed it out to me the other day. I left the c

My phone number has a Toronto area code. Still. This general handyman sorta guy that's been work...

When I was working on my cookbook last year (PS I'm still working on it hehe), I had this loose concept of a vegan niçoise-inspired salad that I wanted to lock

When I was working on my cookbook last year (PS I'm still working on it hehe), I had thi...

Well hey there! Long time, no talk eh? If my vegetable garden is any indication of how my summer is going, you miiiight think that it's been busy and, frankly,

Well hey there! Long time, no talk eh? If my vegetable garden is any indication of how my summer is ...

So, what is our general feeling on Instagram stories? You know, that thing they introduced that's awfully similar to Snapchat, but slightly simpler, and with a

So, what is our general feeling on Instagram stories? You know, that thing they introduced that'...

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