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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

One Pot Meals · Other · Trail Cooking

New Recipes On TrailCooking

With our youngest son's severe food allergies, I am always searching for new ideas and was recently inspired by The Allergy-Free Pantry: Make Your Own Staples, Snacks, and More Without Wheat, Gluten, Dairy, Eggs, Soy or Nuts, and found myself cooking non-stop. Not only did the little one enjoy it all, so did everyone else.… Continue reading New Recipes On TrailCooking

Food Finds · Other · Trail Cooking

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

Gear · Other · Outdoor Cooking Gear · Trail Cooking

Gear Review: Melitta Pour-Over Coffee

Pour-over is all the rage right now, but ironically I can remember that was how my Dad preferred his coffee back in the day 😉 And my Mom's set up back then was a very simple Melitta pour-over setup as well. Good coffee can be easily made with little effort, and you don't need fancy… Continue reading Gear Review: Melitta Pour-Over Coffee

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