If you have been following me for awhile, you already know some of the ways I assemble my backpacking meals without using pasta, rice, and beans for a base. Those foods are the mainstay of most backpacking meals but for those following the paleo lifestyle or who simple want to eat more nutrient dense foods, […]
This is the first of a few recipes I am trying out for this year’s backpacking season, trying to mix things up a bit and add even more veggies. Stroganoff is one of my favorite meals. My brothers and sisters and I ate it a lot growing up and it is super easy to […]
Growing up, my experiences with sweet potatoes were limited to Thanksgiving and that iconic pan of sticky sweet orange mush with Kraft Jet Puffed marshmallows oozing on top and that brown crust that I loved to pick off first. At least two of my brothers still insist they don’t like sweet potatoes because of this […]
Don’t you hate it when you click on a link to a recipe and you have to scroll through paragraphs of Blah, Blah, Blah to see the ingredients to know if you even want to make it? Me, too! Not here, I say. #cauliflower #capers #oregano #avocado oil #salt #pepper I have to admit […]
Sliced Turkey Patty, Mustard, Oranges, Pistachios, Honey Sticks, Clif Bar (not strictly paleo but delicious), Almond Butter, Sliced apples
We had an amazing day out in the snow yesterday with a hike/snowshoe up the road to Sun Top Mountain Lookout close to Crystal Mountain ski resort and Mt. Rainier. Sitting and basking in both the views and sun, realized that what I had brought along to eat on this hike is a […]
I had a moment of realization this morning as I rushed around the house trying to get out the door in order to make it to work on time that I am no longer a “Busy Mom”. That is to say, I can no longer blame any tardiness on my child. #plantains #coconutcream #maplesyrup #cinnamon […]
Sometimes life just hikes up and says, “Get off your butt and do it.” No couch potatoes allowed in this game.