Month: November 2013

Vegas; Buffets, Ferrets and Mayhem

     When we were growing up in the mountains we had nothing to do in our early 20’s but create mayhem in our boring lives. The best place for mayhem? Las Vegas, Nevada of course! I’m two years older then my BFF’s Jenn and Ryan, so when I turned 21 the three of us went to Las …

Those Damn Drunk Fish

     “The worst day of fishing is better than the best day of working”      This is a very well known quote from those who fish.    We have all been there; You have your pole, your bait and your beer. There is no full moon in sight and it is on fishies!     And than you get skunked.     The …

And Than I Shit Myself… Altitude Sickness Back Packing and Best Friends

      To this day I cannot eat a Cliff Bar. I blame THAT on the Sierras. Altitude sickness is no fun. Neither is explosive diarrhea 15 miles from the nearest bathroom. Oh believe me, I lived through that shit. Literally.      It began with a backpacking trip in Southern California. Sounds simple enough. Add 6 friends. Try hiking …

Gluten Free Pumpkin French Toast Waffles

     Nothing says fall like pumpkin.      Is there really nothing better for breakfast than waffles?      Or French toast?      What if I combined the three!      Such a genius idea!      What if I made them gluten free and yet full of protein and fiber?      …

Mt Baldy Monsters on the Loose and on the Trail!

    Happy Halloween from the monsters in the forest!     The monsters decided to hike half way to the top of Mt Baldy this morning before pigging out on Greek food, candy and donuts.     By mile three up hill with almost three thousand feet altitude gain the monster’s pulled tendons in …