Chia and Fruit Bars

Chia and fruit bars appeared to be the hot new thing at a recent event I was at. Maybe because you can only go so far with fruit and nut bars? Who knows. It’s interesting to watch chia seeds go back and forth with…

Top 10 Things Every Backpacker Needs From Minimus!

Over the years, I have linked many a link to Minimus. Single serving, one time use packets. What more does a backpacker need? If you live in the Continental United States, $20 gets you free shipping…and you can get a lot for $20. Being…

Great Backpacking Recipes For Lunch To Keep You Going

Backpacking meals are fun to plan, but lunch can be the hardest. Stopping is hard to justify on long days. And eating too much can leave you looking for a nap, rather than going. It’s too easy to eat a steady diet of energy…