DIY Dry Mixes For The Hiker’s Pantry

DIY Dry Mixes For The Hiker’s Pantry

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Manufactures make and discontinue dry mixes all the time – and what we might have been using 5-10 years ago, or even 6 months ago, can suddenly disappear. But most of all, having dry mixes around means you can control what you put into them (such as sodium, or organic only) and the mixes are […]

Recent Food Finds To Check Out

Recent Food Finds To Check Out

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The past few months we have had the chance to try out a number of new products – many of which are perfect for trail noshing. Wild Planet Anchovies – don’t knock them for hiking. The oil packed tins are a great protein source. Mash with a spoon or fork and mix into pasta dishes! […]

Love Granola? Lots Of New Recipes Up

Love Granola? Lots Of New Recipes Up

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Granola is an often overlooked breakfast – or snack – when hiking. A good mix of complex carbs, protein and fiber, it can be a great choice to pack. Is it dense? Sure. Heavy? Somewhat. Yes, it is heavier than other food choices, but you also don’t need more than ½ to 1 cup per serving. […]

Local Wanderings

Local Wanderings

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Fall came late this year to the Pacific Northwest. Not that I am complaining, it left me with a lot of time to work on Never~Free, which is the reason I didn’t post on the blog here for nearly a month. Spare time I didn’t have much of. Building a hobby farm/garden isn’t easy work […]