Food Find: Skout Organic Trailbars


What is gluten-free, vegan, organic, non-GMO verified and made in glorious Portland, Oregon? Skout Organic Trailbars. Anyone raised in Tillamook (yes, the home of a certain famous cheese) has to love the outdoors, so no surprise the brothers and father seeked a healthy snack. My Mom grew up in Tillamook and I spent a lot […]

Trail Treats: Pistachio Halva Bars


Halva (Halwa) is often a very sugary treat that can be made many ways but is often based on sesame/honey and a boiled syrup (think candy making). Which while delicious isn’t something I can justify in our current way of eating. But I got inspired that maybe I could make a bar treat that was […]

Food Find: Fiber One Chocolate Mocha Bars


Ever had that need for a bar to eat while hiking that sticks around in your stomach? Leaving you feeling fuller? Consider the Fiber One bars: The bars (which we sampled in Chocolate Mocha) are a hefty 140 calories each (1.4 ounces), 4 grams fat, 2 grams protein, 95 mg sodium and 9 grams of […]