One Of The Classics – Spam Fried Rice

One Of The Classics – Spam Fried Rice

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While going through photos and recipes, my mind wandered into Spam territory. Yes, you either love or hate it. There is no middle road. In fried rice though…oh, even a mostly plant-based diet eater, cannot resist its toasty n’ golden smell as it fries up. And yes, I go la-la-la in my mind as I […]

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. […]