Month: April 2015

Indian Spiced Tahini Cauliflower Bake

Recently I have been doing so much more blogging than actual running/ hiking/ having adventures. It’s a hard lifestyle change. It’s the first early days of spring time here in the Big Bear Valley and the snow is melting fast and the trails are just begging to be hiked. Carly dog whines at me constantly …

Szechwan Spicy Shrimp with Kale and Cabbage 

My friends never believe me when I tell them I grew up outside. Most of my memories from when I was a kid involve playing in the dirt, sledding, building giant snow castles and frolicking in the woods. I fully believe that the reason I am such a healthy, active adult all comes back to my childhood, …

Turkalo; A Recipe for Buffalo Style Turkey Jerky

“What the hell is a turkalo?” This is a question I found myself asking a good friend as we stood sweating and panting and enjoying happy pups jumping all over us in the melting winter snow the other day. It was one of the first days in February and it was nearly fifty degrees at …

Cashew Date and Banana Smoothie

  If there is one think that has nothing in common with smoothies, juicing and healthy living, it is truckers. Hi. Let me tell you about my dad. My dad is a country music listening, truck driving man. He once found a dead rattle snake-skin on the side of the freeway and stopped his big …