National Take a Hike Day Is Coming Soon

National Take a Hike Day Is Coming Soon

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National Take a Hike Day is coming up soon, on November 17th, 2014. Just because it is in late fall is no reason to not get out for a hike! If I have learned anything from my youngest children, who are in an all-outdoor preschool this year, as long as one is prepared, it can […]

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! […]

Dehydrating 101: Zucchini Gummy Candy

Dehydrating 101: Zucchini Gummy Candy

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Zucchini Gummy Candy? Oh yes. Don’t be afraid – and be sure to not let anyone know what you made them out of – till after they have tried them. This recipe was inspired by a post on Common Sense Home. I figured if I could score a free bloated zucchini, even the better. And […]

Food Find: Revolution Foods Meal Kits

Food Find: Revolution Foods Meal Kits

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I’ll be honest – when I am trying to get three boys out the door as quickly as I can (hahaha…..quick?), I do look for help in the grocery store to get meals planned. I often take a lunch on trips, that I can leave in a cooler, for an after hike lunch. Sometimes that […]