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River Time & a Burrito Bowl Review

Friday we woke up to a sunny morning. I wasn't feeling like driving far, so we went to Kanasket-Palmer State park, which is only a few miles away. It sits on the Green River and in summer is a relatively safe place to let kids enjoy river time. Now in off-season? Well, pay attention to… Continue reading River Time & a Burrito Bowl Review

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The Return of Milkman & A New Mocha Recipe

While out this week I saw something that caught my eye. It is a new line called "Simply Cocoa", touting the new line of natural drink mixes. It is better than most sold in the instant cocoa aisle but you still have the limitation of not being able to control what kind of cocoa, sugar… Continue reading The Return of Milkman & A New Mocha Recipe

Food Finds · Freezer Bag Cooking · Insulated mug method · No Cook Recipes · Other · Trail Cooking · Vegetarian

Reader Recipes: Chia Desserts

Chia Seeds have gone from a child's novelty to a "super food" in the past few years. If you haven't tried them, they work well in recipes ranging from energy bars, to shakes, to even dessert! Chia Desserts? Yes. It might take some getting used to, I won't lie, but it is a fun thing… Continue reading Reader Recipes: Chia Desserts

Food Finds · Freezer Bag Cooking · Insulated mug method · No Cook Recipes · One Pot Meals · Other · Trail Cooking · Vegan · Vegetarian

Lentil Recipes

Legumes can be overwhelming to those not used to eating them - from the texture to taste, but lentils seem to make most anyone happy. I love the earthy taste, but also how small they are. They rehydrate quickly and can go into hot or cold dishes. Tips? You must cook the lentils in advance… Continue reading Lentil Recipes