When you fail at saving the world and decide to eat Sour Patch Kids instead

Thursday morning, approximately seven minutes after my vehicle failed its annual inspection, it decided to break down on me at the trailhead to 19 Mile Brook. As a result, Friday morning found me hiking north on route 16, with my Kelty on, my snowshoes dangling, my microspikes jingling, and my thumb out. No one was … More When you fail at saving the world and decide to eat Sour Patch Kids instead

Backcountry Gourmet: Apples & Peanut Butter Sauce

Boiled apples and baby carrots enrobed in rich, honey-drizzled peanut butter sauce & speckled with almonds. While caretaking at the Guyot campsite in the White Mountains this past summer, I had the opportunity to get a little creative with my menu. Being a gluten-free vegetarian with a terrible memory, I decided to make a point … More Backcountry Gourmet: Apples & Peanut Butter Sauce